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Jenas Questions West Ham Marksman And Calls On Club To Sign New Number Nine

Robbie Savage and Jermaine Jenas

TV pundit Jermaine Jenas believes West Ham must replace Marko Arnautovic at the end of the season. The Austrian international hasn’t been the same player since the January transfer window when he was unsettled by a bid from China. Jenas doesn’t think Arnautovic has downed tools, but he believes his lack of form has highlighted …

Prolific Bosnian Star Poised To Make Summer Switch To West Ham

Roma striker Edin Dzeko could be on his way to West Ham in the summer, according to Leggo (via Sport Witness). The Bosnian has been heavily linked with a move to the London Stadium since the beginning of the season, but the Italian newspaper claims that the 33-year-old may have agreed a two-year contract with …

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 …

Zabaleta Reveals He’s Still Deciding Whether He Will Stay At West Ham

West Ham fullback Pablo Zabaleta has said he is still considering whether to stay at the Hammers for another season. The Argentinian international joined on a free transfer from Manchester City in 2017 on a two-year contract, and when asked about his future, the veteran defender replied: “My contract in England ends in June and …

West Ham Vying With Serie A Giants For Ex Manchester City Star

Roma striker Edin Dzeko remains a target for West Ham in the summer, according to reports in Italy. The Bosnian international will not be offered a new contract at the Stadio Olimpico with his current deal set to expire in 2020. Dzeko is said to be weighing up whether to leave this summer or wait …

‘Well Deserved’ ‘One Of Us’ ‘Academy Of Football’ – Fans On Twitter Happy To See West Ham Starlet Sign New Deal

West Ham youngster Ben Johnson has signed a new long term contract with the club The 19-year-old has put pen to paper on a new deal that keeps him at the London Stadium until 2022, and the right-back says he’s delighted to have signed on the dotted line: “It’s great. First of all, I want …

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

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

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 …

West Ham V Newcastle Preview And Predicted XI Plus Betting Odds

West Ham performed admirably against Manchester City midweek but they still came away with nothing from the Etihad. The Saturday evening clash versus Newcastle should be a far more even contest with the Hammers favourites to come out on top. The Magpies have certainly been in better form recently with four wins in their last …

Liverpool Set To Reignite Pursuit Of West Ham Star After Injury Comeback

Liverpool remain keen on signing West Ham attacking midfielder Manuel Lanzini, according to reports in England. The Argentinian international was linked with a move to Anfield last year, but the cruciate ligament injury he sustained in June put an end to any transfer speculation. It seems, however, the Reds may look to reignite their interest …

Latest West Ham Injury Report Ahead Of The Game Against City

West Ham right-back Pablo Zabaleta had to be taken off at halftime with a dead leg in the 3-1 win over Fulham on Friday night. The Argentine is, though, said to be back in contention to face his old club Manchester City on Wednesday evening. Samir Nasri was on the bench against the Cottagers after …

Merson Backs Arsenal, City Or United To Make Summer Raid On West Ham For 20-Year-Old

Former Arsenal and Aston Villa midfielder Paul Merson believes top six clubs will be eyeing a move for Declan Rice this summer. The 20-year-old only signed a new deal back in December but Merson thinks the likes of Manchester United, Arsenal and Manchester City could make an offer for the player: “Bigger clubs will be …

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 …