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Hammers Impressive Form Has Clubs Circling To Sign Their Stars

Shortly after the 2017-18 season ended interim West Ham boss David Moyes and his coaching staff exited the club having fulfilled their contracts and achieved the mandate given to them of keeping the Hammers in the Premier League. When Chilean Manuel Pellegrini was appointed as the new West Ham manager it was clear the former …

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

West Ham would have taken a lot of confidence from Monday’s draw against Liverpool but they will want to back that up with another good performance against Crystal Palace. The Eagles have been in good form recently, having beaten Tottenham in the FA Cup, drawn away at Southampton with ten men and won at home …

‘Ruthless’ ‘Slappy Days’ – West Ham Fans Are Loving Teammate’s Reaction To Antonio’s Equalising Goal

West Ham defender Angelo Ogbonna chose to express his delight at Michail Antonio’s equaliser against Liverpool by slapping the goalscorer in the face. It was clearly only a playful slap as shown in a gif shared by the club’s official Twitter account: 😳 @OgbonnaOfficial 😂 pic.twitter.com/Cz5XcPBmzK — West Ham United (@WestHamUtd) 5 February 2019 However, it …

West Ham’s Injury Update Ahead Of Liverpool And Crystal Palace Clashes

West Ham have by far the biggest injury list of all their Premier League rivals as they prepare for their home match against Premier League leaders Liverpool tonight. The Hammers have an unprecedented 11 players potentially sidelined for the return fixture against Jurgen Klopp’s Reds. Marko Arnautovic with a foot problem, Lukas Fabianski with an …

West Ham V Liverpool Match Preview And Predicted XI Plus Betting Odds

West Ham will be looking to refocus following three consecutive defeats in all competitions. Off the pitch issues have certainly played a part in the poor performances. Pablo Zabaleta has admitted that the transfer saga over Marko Arnautovic has been a distraction but with the Austrian having signed a contract extension, Manuel Pellegrini will be …

‘We Dodged A Bullet There’ ‘Phew!’ – Fans Relieved That West Ham Won’t Make Move For Controversial Italian Star

Nice forward Mario Balotelli is close to sealing a move to Marseille with a medical expected to take place today. Reports in Italy had suggested that West Ham had been interested in signing the former Manchester City and Liverpool striker. However, it seems that the Hammers were not looking to sign Balotelli and with the Italian’s …

Spurs Weighing Up Surprise £2m Offer For West Ham Frontman

West Ham striker Andy Carroll is a shock target for Tottenham, according to reports in the English media. The 30-year-old’s current deal at the London Stadium expires in the summer, and Spurs are said to be weighing up a £2m offer during the January transfer window to allay their striker crisis. Harry Kane is out …

Bournemouth V West Ham – Match Preview And Predicted XI Plus Betting Odds

West Ham will have Javier Hernandez back fit and available to start for this weekend’s game against Bournemouth. The Mexican international hasn’t featured for the Hammers since the 2-0 home defeat to Watford in December due to hamstring and back problems. Marko Arnautovic still remains a West Ham player despite the interest from the Far …

West Ham Lining Up Move For Out Of Favour Liverpool Ace

West Ham are interested in signing Liverpool striker Divock Origi, according to reports in the UK. The Belgian international is behind Roberto Firmino and Daniel Sturridge in the pecking order at Anfield and could be available this month for the right fee. Origi scored his second goal of the season against Wolves in the 2-1 …

‘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 Lining Up January Swoop For Out Of Favour Chelsea Wide Man

West Ham are interested in signing Chelsea winger Victor Moses, according to reports in the English media. Hammers boss Manuel Pellegrini is said to be looking for cover for Pablo Zabaleta with backup Ryan Fredericks ruled out until the New Year with a shin injury. Moses can play as a wingback, but whether he would …

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 In Race To Sign £6m Rated Bundesliga Target Man

West Ham are looking to snap up Bayern Munich striker Sandro Wagner in January, according to the Sun. The German has struggled for game time this campaign with manager Niko Kovac favouring Robert Lewandowski as a lone striker. He only moved to the Allianz Arena from Hoffenheim last January and could be available for as …

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. …