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‘Entertaining Nothing Shy Of £80m’ ‘More Like 100m’ Fans Unhappy As Redknapp States That West Ham Star Could Be Sold For £60m Next Summer

Felipe Anderson

Former Tottenham and Liverpool midfielder Jamie Redknapp is tipping West Ham winger Felipe Anderson to have a standout campaign for the Hammers. The player turned TV pundit, believes that the Brazilian could be the club’s standout performer over the course of the season, but he thinks it could lead to the player attracting the ‘big …

West Ham Join Six Team Battle For Ligue One Ace

Kamano

West Ham are interested in signing Bordeaux forward Francois Kamano, according to Girondins4ever.com. The 23-year-old is said to be a target for Liverpool, but the French website believes that the Hammers are one of six potential suitors for the player. Everton, Newcastle, Roma, Valencia and Sevilla are also said to be keen on signing Kamano …

Five Potential Targets As West Ham Look To Strengthen Their Forward Line

Chalov

It’s clear that West Ham will need to strengthen up front before the transfer window shuts, but which strikers are they interested in and who would be the best candidate? Let’s look at some of the strikers who have been linked with a move to the Hammers over the past few weeks: Danny Welbeck We …

The Man And The Myth: What Does Pellegrini See in Arthur Masuaku That West Ham Fans Don’t?

Masuaku

West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini is reportedly a big fan of Arthur Masuaku and was a key player in the Frenchman signing a new five-year contract. The announcement was met with a mixed reaction from supporters with the vast majority saying that the 25-year-old simply cannot defend. Is this true or does Pellegrini see something …

West Ham Look To Trump Arsenal And Liverpool In Battle For French Under 17 Starlet

West Ham are in talks to sign French teenager Bilel Hassaini, according to reports in the English media. The France Under 17 international has left AS Nancy after his youth contract ended with the French second division outfit. Hassaini has also been eyed by Liverpool and Arsenal, and it was believed that he was close …

West Ham Make Contact With Agent Of £22.5m Rated La Liga Defender

Diego Llorente

West Ham are one of three Premier League teams who have taken an interest in Real Sociedad defender Diego Llorente, according to Mundo Deportivo. The Catalan publication reports that Tottenham, Liverpool and the Hammers have all contacted the 25-year-old’s agent recently. Real Madrid could also enter the race for Llorente as they have a buyback …

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 …

‘Would Be An Incredible Signing’ ‘Another Winger’ Fans Excited By Claims Linking West Ham With £22m Rated Serie A Assist Maker

Suso

West Ham have an interest in AC Milan playmaker Suso, according to reports in Italy. The former Liverpool star scored eight goals and provided nine assists in 41 games last season, but despite being an important first team player, the Rossoneri are keen to free up funds for other purchases. Millan are said to be …

Departing West Ham Star Was Robbed Of His Potential By An Injury Curse He Just Couldn’t Shake

Andy Carroll

Having missed 152 matches during his seven-year stint at West Ham, it was no surprise when it was announced that Andy Carroll would leave the Hammers this summer. His career has been one full of promise, blighted by bad luck with a succession of injuries that have stopped him really fulfilling his potential. It is …

West Ham And Aston Villa Lining Up Summer Swoop For Lazio Midfield Maestro

Badelj

West Ham and Aston Villa are both interested in signing Lazio midfielder Milan Badelj, according to reports in Italy. The Villans’ interest in the Croatian international is dependent on the Championship club being promoted when they face Derby in the playoff final on Bank Holiday Monday. However, the Hammers are also believed to be considering …

‘Would Be A Very Good Addition’ ‘Great Shout’ West Ham Fans On Social Media Keen On Swoop For Liverpool Star

Xherdan Shaqiri

Liverpool may offload Xherdan Shaqiri this summer, according to reports in the UK. The Swiss international has been a bit-part player since he arrived from Stoke City for £13.5m last July but has impressed when given a chance in the first team by Reds boss Jurgen Klopp. Some West Ham fans on Twitter started a …

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 …

Lawrenson Makes His Prediction For West Ham’s Game Against Watford This Afternoon

Mark Lawrenson

TV pundit Mark Lawrenson is predicting a stalemate between West Ham and Watford in the final Premier League fixture of the season. The Hornets do have an FA Cup final against Manchester City coming up so they would be forgiven for taking their eye off the ball for this game. However, Lawrenson thinks Javi Gracia’s …

Playmaker FC Pundits Debate Which Player Is Their Club’s ‘Lionel Messi’

Lionel Messi

As one of the greatest players in history, Lionel Messi is a talismanic figure for Barcelona, but do Premier League clubs have their own equivalent? For West Ham, you would have to say that, at the moment, the title must go to Felipe Anderson. The Brazilian is the club’s most creative player, with the most …

Pellegrini Is Looking To Build On What He’s Accomplished But He Must Take Heed Of Past Mistakes

Manuel Pellegrini

West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini believes the work that the club will do over the next few weeks will have a huge bearing on the team’s success next season. The Chilean’s first campaign has been erratic, to say the least, with some excellent wins against Arsenal and Manchester United, coupled with some wretched displays against …

‘World Class… Said No One Ever’ ‘Shocking’ West Ham Fans On Twitter Question Summer Move For Ex Liverpool Star

Joe Allen

West Ham are interested in signing Stoke City midfielder Joe Allen in the summer, according to reports in the English media. The former Liverpool and Swansea City player is also being targeted by Watford with the Potters making significant changes to their squad after a disappointing season in the Championship. Fans on Twitter are questioning …

West Ham Weigh Up Summer Deal For Out Of Favour Chelsea Veteran

Gary Cahill Ross Barkley

West Ham retain an interest in Chelsea captain Gary Cahill, according to reports in the UK. The 33-year-old will leave Stamford Bridge this summer when his contract expires after being frozen out by manager Maurizio Sarri. Cahill was reportedly close to a move to Fulham in the January transfer window but opted to run down …

West Ham Look To Hijack Bournemouth’s Move To Secure £15m Rated Liverpool Defender

West Ham are interested in signing Liverpool right-back Nathaniel Clyne in the summer, according to Goal.com. The 28-year-old is currently on loan at Bournemouth until the end of the season and the Cherries are also keen to snap up the England international on a permanent basis. Clyne has made 12 appearances for Eddie Howe’s side …