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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 …

“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, …

‘It’s A New Boy Band!!!’ – West Ham Fans React As Neville And Carragher Join In With Antonio’s Goal Celebration

As promised, Michail Antonio attempted a goal celebration from Ali G Indahouse after scoring the third goal against Fulham on Friday night. However, after the game, the West Ham winger revealed that he got the celebration wrong in the heat of the moment. Whilst doing a TV interview with Jamie Carragher and Gary Neville, he …

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 …

‘Ruthless’ ‘Slappy Days’ – West Ham Fans Are Loving Teammate’s Reaction To Antonio’s Equalising Goal

West Ham defender Angelo Ogbonna chose to express his delight at Michail Antonio’s equaliser against Liverpool by slapping the goalscorer in the face. It was clearly only a playful slap as shown in a gif shared by the club’s official Twitter account: 😳 @OgbonnaOfficial 😂 pic.twitter.com/Cz5XcPBmzK — West Ham United (@WestHamUtd) 5 February 2019 However, it …

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

West Ham will be looking to refocus following three consecutive defeats in all competitions. Off the pitch issues have certainly played a part in the poor performances. Pablo Zabaleta has admitted that the transfer saga over Marko Arnautovic has been a distraction but with the Austrian having signed a contract extension, Manuel Pellegrini will be …

‘How Can You Not Love This Man’ ‘Hope He Doesn’t Leave’ – Fans On Twitter Delighted As West Ham Star Inspires Comeback

West Ham did not play at all well for large parts of the 2-2 draw against Brighton last night. The Hammers defended very poorly for both of the Seagulls’ goals, and they had Marko Arnautovic to thank once again for digging them out of a hole. Fans loved the Austrian international’s performance and are hoping …

Burnley V West Ham – Team News And Predicted XI Plus Betting Odds

Having ten players out injured didn’t affect West Ham’s ability to secure three points against Southampton last night. An excellent display from Felipe Anderson means Manuel Pellegrini’s side move up to ninth in the table, just five points off sixth place Manchester United. The Hammers are now in a good run of form, having won …

West Ham Lining Up Loan Swoop For United Midfield Talent

West Ham are keen to recruit Manchester United midfielder Andreas Pereira on loan next month, according to reports in England. The Brazilian international is out of contract at the end of the season, but United do have an option to extend his stay for a further year. If, as expected, the Manchester club trigger 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 …

‘Bobby Moore Like’ ‘This Boy Is Gold Dust’ – West Ham Fans on Twitter Are All Saying The Same Thing About 19 Year Old

West Ham youngster Declan Rice had another excellent game against Crystal Palace on Saturday. The 19-year-old has made the holding midfield position his own since Manuel Pellegrini arrived as manager in the summer, and to demonstrate his impact, the Hammers’ official Twitter account shared  a short video clip of just one excellent tackle he made …

‘Massive Blow’ ‘Should Have Been Rested’ – Fans On Twitter Unhappy As Pellegrini Reveals West Ham Ace’s Injury Setback

West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini has confirmed that Marko Arnautovic will miss the next month with a hamstring injury. The Austrian was substituted five minutes before halftime in the 3-1 win over Cardiff on Tuesday and will now miss the busy festive period. Fans on Twitter had mixed reaction to the news with some believing …

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 …

REPORT – United Keen On £50m Rated West Ham Ace But Will Not Make January Bid

Manchester United are interested in signing West Ham striker Marko Arnautovic but they won’t make an offer in January, according to reports in the English media. The Manchester club were reportedly lining up a £50m move for the 29-year-old but it appears that they will hold off their pursuit until the end of the season. …

‘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 …

Arnautovic’s Brother Confirms Chelsea And Other Premier League Clubs Are “Tracking” West Ham Ace

West Ham striker Marko Arnautovic’s agent and brother has revealed that both Chelsea and Everton are interested in the forward. The Austrian international was previously pursued by Manchester United over the summer, and it seems the player could be the subject of bids in the January transfer window. Daniel Arnautovic has said that although the …

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 …