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West Ham Among Host Of Premier League Teams Pursuing ‘New Raheem Sterling’

West Ham are one of a number of teams interested in signing Jamaican international Alex Marshall, according to reports. The 20-year-old has been dubbed the “new Raheem Sterling” by some sections of the media, with the player’s performances receiving rave reviews. In addition to the Hammers, Marshall is being pursued by Liverpool, Tottenham and Leicester …

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 …

West Ham Reportedly Battling Two Clubs For Dutch International Fullback

West Ham are one of three clubs keeping tabs on Crystal Palace fullback Patrick van Aanholt, according to reports in Italy. Two other Premier League teams are also reportedly scouting the Dutch international, with both Liverpool and Newcastle United said to be interested in the defender. Hammers boss Manuel Pellegrini has rotated Aaron Cresswell and …

West Ham defender eyeing Emirates triumph

Ryan Fredericks says winning at Arsenal this weekend would be the perfect way to kick start the Hammers season. Manuel Pellegrini’s side have lost both of their opening games of the season to Liverpool and Bournemouth, and currently sit 19th in Premier League. But Fredericks, who joined the Hammers from Fulham earlier in the summer, …

Manuel Pellegrini slams West Ham fans for leaving early during Bournemouth defeat

Manuel Pellgrini has criticised West Ham fans who left the London Stadium early during the weekend’s defeat to Bournemouth. The Hammers were pegged back from 1-0 up to lose 2-1 on Saturday, with two second-half goals in the space of six minute from Callum Wilson and Steve Cook sealing all three points from the visitors. …

Arsenal boss insists he won’t under-estimate West Ham ahead of London derby

Arsenal manager Unai Emery says he will not underestimate West Ham ahead of this weekend’s London Derby, despite the Hammers’ poor start to the season. West Ham are 19th in the table after two games, having suffered back-to-back defeats to both Liverpool and Bournemouth. Manuel Pellegrini’s side were thrashed 4-0 by Liverpool on the opening …

Felipe Anderson admits he is working hard to adapt to the Premier League

West Ham United record signing Felipe Anderson has admitted he is having to work harder than ever in order to adapt to the different style of football that is played in England. Having been a star player for Lazio in Italy, Anderson made his £40m mega move to the Hammers this summer, where he has …

Twitter Reacts: Jack Wilshere’s woeful Hammers debut

West Ham United’s brilliant summer transfer window has brought all sorts of excitement to the club as the new season gets underway. The Hammers brought in no less than ten stars in order to help fight for a place in Europe next season, spending around £100m in the process. As well as bringing in a …

West Ham midfielder leaves for Serie A

West Ham midfielder Edmilson Fernandes has joined Fiorentina on a season-long loan. Fernandes, 22, joined West Ham from FC Sion in the summer of 2016 and has since made 48 appearances for the Hammers. However following a busy summer in the transfer window in which West Ham signed two new central midfielders in the form …

Pellegrini disappointed as West Ham sink to 4-0 defeat at Anfield

Manuel Pellegrini says he is ‘disappointed’ with his side’s performance in the 4-0 defeat at Anfield earlier this afternoon, and insists they must in the final third if they are to have a successful season. Pellegrini, who was taking charge of his first competitive game as West Ham boss, watched on helplessly from the sidelines …

Hammers complete their eighth signing of the summer!

West Ham United have completed the signing of 21-year-old Portuguese forward Xande Silva on a three-year deal from Vitoria de Guimaraes. The youngster has represented Portugal at every level from the U15s to U20s, and has joined the Hammers for a reported fee of around £2m. The Hammers unveiled the forward on Thursday and confirmed …

Hammers close in on FOUR more signings!

West Ham United are reportedly chasing the quadruple signings of Portuguese Primeira Liga stars Moussa Marega, Yacine Brahimi, Joao Felix and Xande Silva. The Hammers have been one of the more busier sides in the Premier League with regards to transfers this summer, having made 7 very impressive signings so far. But it seems Manuel …

Wilshere was played in the wrong position at Arsenal, says former star

Former West Ham United midfielder Joe Cole has insisted that Jack Wilshere was deployed in the wrong role by Arsene Wenger during his time at the club, advising Manuel Pellegrini on how best to utilise the midfielder. Wilshere left the Emirates this summer after 17 years at the club, signing for the Hammers on a …

What is West Ham’s best XI coming into the 18/19 season?

West Ham United have had one of the busiest and most exciting transfer windows in the Premier League so far this summer, and it’s fair to say the atmosphere surrounding the club going into the new season vastly different to how last season ended. The Hammers have brought in six new players so far, spending …

West Ham fight Liverpool and Arsenal for Mario Gotze

West Ham United are reportedly one of four Premier League clubs interested in signing Mario Gotze this summer. The Hammers are said to be joined in the race by Arsenal, Everton and Liverpool, all of whom could snap up the talented midfielder for a cut-price. Gotze set the world alight when he scored the winner …

Happy With Hammers Owners As They Make Major Managerial Appointment?

So West Ham parted company with David Moyes after he guided them to safety this season and the club have moved very quickly following the end of the season to appoint a new boss. It was clear that Hammers fans would not take kindly to another choice for manager that they were not happy about …

Five things we learned from Liverpool v West Ham

There was an air of inevitability about the result, as West Ham were steamrolled 4-1 by Liverpool for the second time this season. The Hammers were utterly helpless against the might of the Reds, who were once again fuelled by leading scorer Mo Salah, and no amount of analysis can disguise the plain and simple fact that …

Swansea fixture a must win insists West Ham United defender

West Ham United’s Angelo Ogbonna says his side must move on from the weekend’s disappointing result and now turn their attention to the “must win” trip to Swansea on Saturday. David Moyes’ side were humbled 4-1 by an impressive Liverpool side at Anfield at the weekend. Goals from Emre Can, Mohamed Salah, Roberto Firmino and …