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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 …

Pellegrini speaks out over transfer rumour

West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini has revealed that the club turned down the chance to sign Yaya Toure this summer. Toure had been a free agent after leaving Manchester City at the end of last season, and underwent a medical in London this week which sent fans of all Premier League club’s into meltdown. Toure’s …

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, …

Arsenal boss insists he won’t under-estimate West Ham ahead of London derby

Arsenal manager Unai Emery says he will not underestimate West Ham ahead of this weekend’s London Derby, despite the Hammers’ poor start to the season. West Ham are 19th in the table after two games, having suffered back-to-back defeats to both Liverpool and Bournemouth. Manuel Pellegrini’s side were thrashed 4-0 by Liverpool on the opening …

Pellegrini denies Toure transfer rumours

West Ham United manager Manuel Pellegrini has played down rumours surrounding the potential addition of Yaya Toure to the side. Toure has been a free agent after leaving Manchester City at the end of last season, spending 8 glorious years at the Etihad where he will be remembered as one of their greatest ever stars. …

West Ham midfielder leaves for Serie A

West Ham midfielder Edmilson Fernandes has joined Fiorentina on a season-long loan. Fernandes, 22, joined West Ham from FC Sion in the summer of 2016 and has since made 48 appearances for the Hammers. However following a busy summer in the transfer window in which West Ham signed two new central midfielders in the form …

Pellegrini admits he holds no grudges over Manchester City or Pep Guardiola

West Ham United boss Manuel Pellegrini has insisted that he bears no grudge towards former club Manchester City over the way he exited the club two years ago. The Chilean spent three years at the Etihad between 2013-2016, winning a Premier League title and two League Cups. But his success wasn’t enough to keep him …

Are West Ham set to allow this starlet to leave?

West Ham United are reportedly open to the option of selling Reece Oxford this summer, if a suitable offer is made for the youngster. Oxford burst onto the Premier League scene back in August 2015 when he became the second-youngest starter in the Premier League of all time. The then 16-year-old played a vital part …