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‘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 …

West Ham Agree £70 million Deal With Manchester City To Sell Declan Rice

West Ham have sensationally agreed a deal that will see Declan Rice join Manchester City for £70m in the summer. It is believed manager Manuel Pellegrini’s previous association with the Citizens played a key role in securing such a sizeable transfer fee. Rice’s move to the Etihad Stadium could even break transfer records with City …

Lawrenson Predicts The Outcome Of West Ham’s Game Against Everton

Mark Lawrenson

TV pundit Mark Lawrenson says he isn’t sure which West Ham side will turn up at the London Stadium tomorrow. The Hammers face Everton off the back of a couple of under-par performances. After losing 2-0 to Cardiff, they had to come from behind to beat Huddersfield in a 4-3 thriller last time out. Lawro …

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

West Ham will want to recover from a poor showing against Cardiff City last time out. They should have the perfect opportunity at home when they face Huddersfield on Saturday. Striker Andy Carroll has picked up another ankle injury. The 30-year-old missed the start of the season after undergoing ankle surgery before returning to action …

Lawrenson Predicts Who Will Come Out On Top Between West Ham And Cardiff Tomorrow

Mark Lawrenson

TV pundit Mark Lawrenson believes West Ham are a much-improved side based on their performances lately. The Hammers have won two, drawn two and lost one of their last five games, moving them up to ninth in the league table. Lawrenson thinks Manuel Pellegrin’s side are on an upward trajectory while their opponents tomorrow, Cardiff, …

West Ham Reemerge As Contenders In Race For £103m Rated Portuguese Playmaker

joao felix

West Ham remain keen on signing Benfica attacking midfielder Joao Felix, according to Calciomercato.com. The Italian website reports that the Hammers are one of nine clubs competing for the 19-year-old’s signature. Juventus, AC Milan, Bayern Munich, Borussia Dortmund, Monaco, Paris Saint-Germain, Atletico Madrid and Barcelona are the other teams said to be interested. It was …

‘Huge’ ‘It’s Looking So Good for West Ham’ – Fans On Social Media Delighted As Star Makes Comeback For U23s

West Ham defender Fabian Balbuena made his long-awaited comeback from a knee injury as he started for the Under 23s against Blackburn Rovers last night. The Hammers lost 3-1 on the night but the Paraguayan would have been delighted to get back on the pitch. Supporters on Twitter were happy to see Balbuena’s return to …

“Had A Bit Of Everything’ – Shearer Singles Out West Ham Midfielder For Praise After Excellent Performance

Former Newcastle striker Alan Shearer was fulsome in his praise for Declan Rice after the midfielder’s display against the Magpies. The midfielder scored his second senior goal to open the scoring on the night, and speaking after the match on Saturday, Shearer said the Hammers star put in a superb all-round performance: “He was very, …