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The Forgotten Man That Deserves To Be Given One Final Chance By Pellegrini

Winston Reid

For the first time in sixteen months, West Ham defender Winston Reid appears to be fully fit, and ready to start pre-season training from day one. Recent reports have suggested that the New Zealand international will be given a chance by manager Manuel Pellegrini to stake a claim for a first-team place, and he deserves …

West Ham Are Not A ‘Selling Club’ Any Longer And The Effects Are Massive

Manuel Pellegrini

Attitudes and perception mean a lot in football. Some teams can justifiably be described as “selling clubs” while others look to show more ambition. Of course, you have to keep the club on a sound financial footing, and selling players in order to reinvest in others is all part of the game, but things can …

‘The Man’s Playing Real Life Fifa’ ‘Right Way To Handle This’ Fans Praise Husillos After Demanding United Star In Diop Deal

Issa Diop

West Ham have asked Manchester United for striker Anthony Martial in exchange for Issa Diop, according to reports in the English media. The Red Devils are said to be keen on the Hammers defender but stopped negotiations after Director of Football Mario Husillos reportedly demanded Martial as part of the deal. Supporters on Twitter are …

Can A £30m Outlay For A Playmaker Really Be Justified When West Ham Have More Pressing Needs?

Andre Gomes

The pursuit of Barcelona midfielder Andre Gomes is now a top priority for the club according to ExWHUemployee. West Ham may even sell Pedro Obiang in order to finance a £30m deal for the Portuguese international after their opening £18m bid was reportedly rejected by Barcelona. Gomes demonstrated during his loan spell at Everton that …

‘Thought He Was Dead’ ‘Great To Have Him Back!’ – Fans On Twitter Shocked To See West Ham Star Back In Training

West Ham defender Winston Reid was pictured taking part in training yesterday by the club’s official Twitter account. Manager Manuel Pellegrini has previously stated that the New Zealander isn’t expected to return from a knee injury before the end of the season. However, it seems Reid is indeed on the road to recovery: We see …

‘A Beast’ ‘Trains Like He Plays’ – Fans On Twitter Are All Saying The Same Thing About West Ham Star

The West Ham squad are currently in Spain for a warm-weather training camp. With the Hammers out of the FA Cup, manager Manuel Pellegrini has opted to take the team away to Marbella. The club’s Twitter account have been regularly releasing video clips of the players hard at work in training. Fans could not help …

‘Signing Of The Season’ ‘We’re in Safe Hands’ – Fans On Twitter Delighted With West Ham Star After Weekend Display

West Ham goalkeeper Lukasz Fabianski has been in excellent form since the start of the season. The £7million summer signing from Swansea City put in another fine display against Crystal Palace in the 1-1 draw on Saturday afternoon. Fans on Twitter have been quick to praise Fabianski for the 33-year-old’s consistency this campaign: Signing of …

‘What A Find!!!’ ‘Bargain Of The Summer’ – West Ham Fans on Twitter Hail Pellegrini Signing

Not much was known about Fabian Balbuena when West Ham signed him from Corinthians in the summer. Defenders from South America don’t always adapt to the pace of the Premier League but the Paraguayan international has certainly proved a shrewd buy by Manuel Pellegrini so far. Balbuena was recruited for an undisclosed fee, although the …

West Ham Star Laughs Off Talk Of £50m Departure To PSG

West Ham defender Issa Diop has dismissed claims that he could leave the London Stadium for Paris Saint-Germain in January. Reports had suggested that PSG, along with Manchester United, were interested in signing the 21-year-old, with a £50m fee being suggested. However, when asked about a potential move back to Ligue One, Diop laughed off the …

French Giants Weigh Up Mammoth £50m Offer For West Ham Defender

Paris Saint-Germain are interested in signing West Ham centre-back Issa Diop, according to the Daily Mail. The Frenchman only signed from Toulouse for a club record fee in the summer, but his performances have already caught the eye of the Ligue One champions. PSG are reportedly considering a £50m offer for Diop which would be …

West Ham vs Macclesfield Town: Team news and predicted starting XI

Everything you need to know about tomorrow night’s clash at the London Stadium  The Hammers have enjoyed a solid fortnight having beat Everton 3-1 and drew to Chelsea 0-0 this weekend, and will be looking to continue that run of form against Mark Yates’ side tomorrow. Manuel Pellegrini however could be forced to name a …

Premier League Team of the Week: West Ham duo the stars as Hammers deny Chelsea

Liverpool made it five wins out of five as they swept aside Southampton 3-0 on Saturday to go top of the Premier League table. Chelsea drew with West Ham, ending their perfect start to the new campaign, whilst Manchester City made slight work of Cardiff, beating Neil Warnock’s side 5-0 to stay level with the …

Issa Diop eyeing Carabao Cup glory after Wimbledon wonder-goal

West Ham’s Issa Diop is hoping the Hammers can go on to win the Carabao Cup after helping fire them into the third round with a superb strike against Wimbledon on Tuesday night.  The Frenchman, who joined West Ham this summer from Toulouse, starred as Manuel Pellegrini’s side recorded their first victory of the season …

Mark Noble hails West Ham’s pre-season ahead of Premier League opener

Mark Noble has hailed West Ham’s pre-season campaign as successful and says he hopes the Hammers can take their good form into their Premier League opener on Sunday. Manuel Pellegrini’s side face a huge test this weekend when they travel to Anfield to take on Liverpool. The Reds are among the favourites to lift the …

Harry Redknapp backs Hammers for top half finish this season after brilliant summer of transfers

Former West Ham boss Harry Redknapp predicts the Hammers will finish ‘7th or 8th’ in the Premier League next term after a busy summer in the transfer market. Redknapp’s former club have signed seven new players, including paying a club record fee for Brazilian Felipe Anderson, and have also appointed a new manager in the …

Hammers new boy reveals why he chose West Ham

Issa Diop

West Ham United’s new signing Issa Diop has revealed why he chose to join the Hammers this summer over a number of other interested clubs around Europe. The 21-year-old put pen to paper on a five-year-deal earlier this week, joining the Hammers from Toulouse for a club-record £22m. It’s an exciting signing for the Hammers, …