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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 …

‘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 …

West Ham Eyeing Move For Former Manchester City Frontman

West Ham are keen on Roma striker Edin Dzeko, according to reports in the English media. The former Manchester City striker was linked with Chelsea last January, but the Hammers are said to want the 32-year-old as a replacement for Marko Arnautovic. Manager Manuel Pellegrini has confirmed that the Austrian will be allowed to leave …

‘Bit Of Hazard About Him’ ‘On A Different Level’ – Fans on Twitter Praise West Ham Midfielder’s Debut Display

Samir Nasri made his debut for West Ham in the 2-0 win over Birmingham City in the FA Cup on Saturday. The Frenchman played 58 minutes after making his first senior appearance for 13 months following a drugs ban, and the former Arsenal and Manchester City midfielder impressed observers. Fans on Twitter thought he was …

‘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 …

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

West Ham will be looking for a fourth consecutive victory against Fulham this weekend. The Hammers have reacted well since the 4-0 defeat to Manchester City last month, netting three goals in their last three games against Newcastle, Cardiff and Crystal Palace. Lucas Perez is a slight doubt after picking up a foot injury in …

Three Clubs Tracking West Ham Teenage Prodigy With January Sale Being Considered

Manchester City, Borussia Dortmund and Hoffenheim had scouts in attendance to watch Reece Oxford play for West Ham’s Under 23s last week, according to reports in the English media. The 19-year-old was in action against Chelsea’s Under 23s on Friday evening with the centre-half scoring the opening goal before the Irons slumped to a 3-2 …

West Ham Look To Snap Up United Veteran For Free

West Ham are weighing up a move for Manchester United captain Antonio Valencia, according to reports in the UK. The Ecuadorian international is out of contract in the summer and has yet to be offered a new deal. The Hammers are said to be keen to recruit a new right-back with doubts over whether Pablo …

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 …

Is December Make or Break for Hammers?

West Ham have a magnificent opportunity to surge up the Premier League table during December as they embark on a run of winnable fixtures. The Hammers currently find themselves marooned in 13th place, just four points above the relegation zone, after a disappointing draw at Huddersfield last timeout. Next up they host unbeaten Man City …

‘Way Past His Prime’ ‘Total Waste Of Money’ – West Ham Fans React As Banned Star Gets Chance To Prove Himself

West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini has confirmed that Samir Nasri will be training with the first-team squad until the end of the year. The Frenchman is currently serving an 18-month doping ban which comes to an end in December. Contract talks reportedly stalled with the former Manchester City player earlier this month but Pellegrini says …

Enquiries Made For West Ham Defender But Player Is Committed To Staying, Agent Claims

West Ham left-back Arthur Masuaku has been the subject of interest from other clubs, according to the Congolese international’s agent. Panos Galariotis has confirmed that he has received enquiries from a number of teams but the player is happy to play under manager Manuel Pellegrini at the Hammers:  “It’s true, I received a lot of calls, …

‘Thank Goodness’ ‘Gutted – Not’ – West Ham Fans On Twitter Are Pleased As Move For Ex City Star Hits Trouble

West Ham’s bid to sign Samir Nasri on a free transfer has hit a stumbling block over the player’s fitness, according to reports. The Frenchman has not played for over a year due to an 18-month doping ban, but the Hammers were reportedly prepared to offer the 31-year-old £80,000 a week for a six-month deal. …

West Ham Reportedly Make Offer For £17.5m Rated Inter Milan Marksman

West Ham have made a proposal to sign Inter Milan striker Gabriel Barbosa, according to Sport Mediaset. The Italian news outlet reports that the Brazilian international, commonly known as “Gabigol,” will be allowed to leave the San Siro in January. The forward is currently on loan at Santos, but he will be returning to Italy …

‘What A Man’ Can He Play Left Back?’ – Fans React As Ryder Cup Hero Reveals West Ham Allegiance

West Ham have shared a video of golfer Francesco Molinari on their official Twitter account. The Ryder Cup winner delivers a message to Hammers fans, declaring his support for the club: ⚒ @F_Molinari pic.twitter.com/BKDsEvlbpY — West Ham United (@WestHamUtd) 10 October 2018 Fans on Twitter are delighted that the Italian appears to be a keen follower …

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 …

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. …

West Ham must stick with Pellegrini

Well that was a surprising start to the season. To be fair, we didn’t expect all the new signings to gel at once and we even thought that The Hammers would lose a couple of games at the beginning of the new Premier League season. What we didn’t think would happen was that they would …