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West Ham receive double injury boost as duo near return

West Ham have been handed a double injury boost with the news that Andy Carroll and Winston Reid are nearing their Hammers returns. Reid underwent surgery on his knee back in July following an injury suffered during the club’s pre-season camp in Switzerland. The Australian defender had his 2017/18 campaign ended early with the same …

Robert Snodgrass says he is relishing playing under Manuel Pellegrini

Robert Snodgrass says he is relishing playing under manager Manuel Pellegrini, despite the club’s slow start to the season.  Snodgrass returned to West Ham during the summer after spending last season on-loan with Aston Villa, and has already instated himself as one of the Pellegrini’s favourites, starting four of the club’s five games this season. …

Issa Diop eyeing Carabao Cup glory after Wimbledon wonder-goal

West Ham’s Issa Diop is hoping the Hammers can go on to win the Carabao Cup after helping fire them into the third round with a superb strike against Wimbledon on Tuesday night.  The Frenchman, who joined West Ham this summer from Toulouse, starred as Manuel Pellegrini’s side recorded their first victory of the season …

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. …

Jack Wilshere rejected huge Champions League offer to move to West Ham claims report

Jack Wilshere turned down down a big-money deal and Champions League football to join the Hammers, a report claims. Wilshere joined West Ham earlier this month on a free transfer from Arsenal, signing a three-year-deal at the London Stadium. However the Daily Star claim the Englishman turned down an £8million sign-on fee and the potential of Champions …

Jack Wilshere ready to become an ‘important player’ for West Ham next season

Jack Wilshere says he is ready to become an ‘important player’ for West Ham next season. The Englishman joined his boyhood club last week on a free transfer from Arsenal after ten injury ridden seasons at The Emirates, one of which was spent on-loan with Bournemouth in 2016/17. However now opening a new chapter of …

‘Once a Hammer, always a Hammer’ – West Ham fans welcome Jack Wilshere to the London Stadium

West Ham United fans have taken to Twitter to welcome new signing Jack Wilshere to the club. Wilshere, who was a boyhood West Ham fan, joined the Hammers from Arsenal on a free transfer after 17 years with the North London club. The 25-year-old midfielder put pen to paper on a three year contract at …

Hammers preparing £20 million bid for Sporting Lisbon star

West Ham are preparing to launch a £20 million bid for Sporting Lisbon star Bruno Fernandes, according to reports. The Portugal international enjoyed a fantastic last season with Lisbon, scoring 16 goals and creating another 20 in all competitions. However the club have endured a difficult time recently off the pitch, with fans, players and the …

Chicharito ‘ready’ for World Cup opener

West Ham striker Javier Hernandez says he is primed and ready for Mexico’s World Cup opener this afternoon against Germany. El Tri take on the defending champions at the Luzhniki Stadium in the opening game of Group F today, and Hernandez will be hoping he can make his mark in what will be his third …

Manchester United eyeing move for West Ham star

Manchester United want to take Marko Arnautovic to Old Trafford this summer. Arnautovic joined the Hammers as a club record £25 million signing from Stoke City last summer, and enjoyed a fine debut season at the London Stadium. The Austrian finished the campaign as the club’s top scorer, and scooped West Ham’s Player of the …

“Have we re-signed him?” – West Ham fans confused as cult hero appears in kit launch

West Ham United launched their new kits for next season earlier this week, much to the delight of the Hammers fans. The launch saw a number of the club’s players, including Marko Arnautovic, Mark Noble and Declan Rice line-up alongside West Ham legend’s to model the tasty looking new Umbro strip. Trevor Brooking, Billy Bonds …

Pellegrini promises to bring in the “right players” to West Ham this summer

Newly appointed West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini promises that he will bring the “right players” to the London Stadium this summer. The Chilean was handed the hot-seat in East London earlier this week, succeeding David Moyes who stepped down from his role as manager after less than a season. Formerly of Manchester City – the …

Pellegrini thrilled to re-join the “the best league in the world”

Newly appointed West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini says he is thrilled to start a new chapter in his career back in what he described as “the best league in the world”.  The Chilean was appointed as the new Hammers boss earlier today, just over a week after David Moyes stepped down from the position after …

Arnautovic thanks West Hams for ‘patience’ after difficult start to the season

Marko Arnautovic has thanked the West Ham fans for their patience after what he described as a ‘difficult’ start to life in East London. The Austrain joined the Hammers from Stoke City last summer as a club record signing, but endured a difficult start to his life at the London Stadium. The 29-year-old was sent …

David Sullivan: Moyes guided us out of a ‘difficult situation’

West Ham co-owner David Sullivan has thanked David Moyes for getting the club out of waht he described as a ‘difficult situation’. Moyes was appointed as West Ham manager back in November after Slaven Bilic was sacked  following a difficult start to the season. The Hammers sat in the Premier League’s relegation zone when the …

West Ham defender confirms Joe Hart’s departure from the London Stadium

Declan Rice has all-but confirmed that Joe Hart will not extend his stay with West Ham United. Hart joined the Hammers on a season-long loan last summer, but has endured a difficult season – failing to establish himself as the club’s number one choice between the sticks. The Englishman has twice been dropped from the …

Mark Noble – “I’m one of Pogba’s biggest fans”

Mark Noble says he is one of Paul Pogba’s “biggest fans”, despite the pairs altercation in last night’s 0-0 draw at the London Stadium. The duo came to blows after Pogba appeared to kick-out at Noble after a heavy challenge, with the Noble then responding by grabbing the Frenchman by the neck and face. Both …

David Moyes – “Noble’s’ goal was a worldy!”

West Ham United manager David Moyes has hailed club captain Mark Noble’s strike against Leicester City as a ‘worldy’ and praised the performance of his side. The Hammers beat the drop in style as they beat 2015/16 Premier League champions Leicester at the King Power Stadium. Inter Milan loanee Joao Mario opened the scoring after …