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West Ham’s £15m Swoop For England International Would Be A Gamble Too Far

Jon Jo Shelvey

West Ham have certainly made some bad decisions when it comes to signing unreliable players in recent years. You only have to look at the number of games that Andy Carroll has played during his seven years at the Hammers to know that. The decision to give Jack Wilshere a three-year contract in the summer …

West Ham V Leicester City – Team News And Predicted XI Plus Betting Odds

Jack Wilshere

West Ham put in a spirited display against Manchester United last weekend. Many observers thought the Hammers deserved the three points and were unlucky to lose. Inconsistent performances have blighted Manuel Pellegrini’s first season in charge, and the Chilean will be hoping that his players follow up their good display at Old Trafford with another …

‘Did Theresa May Say This?’ ‘Oh Perleaase!!!!’ – Fans Highly Sceptical As Pellegrini Confirms Star’s Injury Comeback

Jack Wilshere

West Ham midfielder Jack Wilshere is closing in on a return to first-team action, manager Manuel Pellegrini has revealed. The 27-year-old played against Leicester City’s Under 23s last Sunday and he is expected to play one more U23 game before making his comeback for the senior side. Pellegrini says he is optimistic that Wilshere will …

Manchester United V West Ham – Match Preview, Predicted XI And Betting Odds

West Ham certainly showed some spirit in the second half against Chelsea on Monday, but they didn’t do enough to rescue a point. They will be facing a United side on Saturday coming off the back of a home defeat against Barcelona in the Champions League. Since Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was appointed permanent manager, results …

West Ham V Everton – Team News And Predicted XI Plus Betting Odds

West Ham’s inconsistent form must have manager Manuel Pellegrini pulling his hair out. Their last two fixtures against relegation-threatened sides have seen them lose to Cardiff City and win after coming from behind against Huddersfield. What Hammers side turns up at the London Stadium against Everton on Saturday is anyone’s guess. Marco Silva’s team will …

‘Such a Shame’ ‘We Should Have Never Got Him’ – West Ham Fans On Twitter Not Happy After Latest Injury Update

West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini has refused to rule out Jack Wilshere for the rest of the season despite no sign of the midfielder returning to action. The former Arsenal player had ankle surgery in September but there have been complications that have led to pain in his foot joint, making it difficult to train. …

Latest West Ham Injury Report Ahead Of The Game Against City

West Ham right-back Pablo Zabaleta had to be taken off at halftime with a dead leg in the 3-1 win over Fulham on Friday night. The Argentine is, though, said to be back in contention to face his old club Manchester City on Wednesday evening. Samir Nasri was on the bench against the Cottagers after …

AFC Wimbledon V West Ham – FA Cup Team News, Predicted XI And Betting Odds

West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini will likely only rest a few first-team players for the FA Cup match against AFC Wimbledon this weekend due to the club’s injury situation. Youngsters Xande Silva and Grady Diangana started the 2-0 victory over Birmingham City in the last round of the competition and it is expected that the pair …

West Ham Among Three Teams In Race To Sign Republic Of Ireland Star

West Ham are considering a move for Everton midfielder James McCarthy this month, according to reports in the UK. The Hammers are said to be keen to bring in the Republic of Ireland international on loan as they look to strengthen their options in the middle of the park. Premier League side Fulham and Championship …

West Ham V Watford Team News And Predicted XI Plus Betting Odds

The 2-0 win away at Fulham last week means West Ham will head into the festive period off the back of four consecutive wins. Manuel Pellegrini’s side are shooting up the table and are now in the top half as we reach the midway point of the season. The run of form is even more …

‘Never Seen This Coming’ – Fans Feign Surprise As Pellegrini Provides Injury Update About West Ham Star

West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini has confirmed that Jack Wilshere will not be available for tomorrow’s game against Fulham. The Hammers boss said that the midfielder is still undergoing treatment on his ankle injury: “Jack continues his treatment with his ankle and he will not be involved in this game.” Fans on Twitter were not pleased …

West Ham V Crystal Palace Team News And Predicted XI Plus Betting Odds

Aaron Cresswell

West Ham have suffered another major injury setback with Marko Arnautovic having been ruled until the New Year with a hamstring injury. The Austrian international had to be substituted five minutes before halftime in the Hammers’ 3-1 win over Cardiff City. Manager Manuel Pellegrini has, however, played down fears about Jack Wilshere’s absence from the …

Latest West Ham Injury Report Ahead Of The Match Against Newcastle

West Ham midfielder Jack Wilshere is set for his first-team return this weekend when Manuel Pellegrini’s side face Newcastle. The former Arsenal player has been out since September after undergoing ankle surgery but is likely to be named in the matchday squad for Saturday’s game at St James’ Park. The Hammers are, however, sweating over the …

West Ham V Huddersfield Town – Team News & Predicted XI Plus Betting Odds

West Ham will want to build on their 4-2 win over Burnley with a victory against strugglers Huddersfield Town on Saturday. Manager Manuel Pellegrini would have been delighted with the attacking display at the London Stadium, and he will be hoping for more of the same for their trip to the John Smith’s Stadium. The …

West Ham V Burnley – Match Preview And Predicted XI

West Ham will be frustrated after losing out to a much-changed Tottenham side in the Carabao Cup last night. The Hammers put out a strong team but suffered a disappointing 3-1 defeat against their London rivals. Next up, Manuel Pellegrini’s men will face Burnley on Saturday afternoon. The Clarets have conceded nine goals against Chelsea …

West Ham Suffer Serious Injury Setback With £17.5m Summer Signing Out For Six Months

West Ham winger Andriy Yarmolenko is set to be sidelined for up to six months after suffering an Achilles tendon injury against Tottenham on Saturday. The Ukrainian international had to be stretchered off five minutes before the interval after landing awkwardly on his right foot. Yarmolenko has suffered a similar injury before whilst at Borussia …

Latest West Ham Injury Report

West Ham will want to build on their first win of the season against Everton last time out with another victory against London rivals Chelsea. The Hammers’ first three points at Goodison Park should give them a confidence boost heading into Sunday’s match. However, they will be without Jack Wilshere, who has been sidelined for up …

Pellegrini: I don’t know why Arsenal allowed Wilshere to leave

Jack Wilshere

West Ham boss Manuel Pellegrini is confused as to why Arsenal allowed Jack Wilshere to leave the club on a free transfer this summer. Wilshere left the Gunners after spending 17 years at the club, and joined the Hammers for nothing as they attempt to reach a European Cup spot in the league by signing …