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3 Reasons Why Signing Netherlands Star Would Not Be A Good Move For West Ham

Strootman

West Ham, Everton and Manchester United have been offered Marseille midfielder Kevin Strootman on loan, according to Sky Sports. The Dutch international was only signed from Roma for £23m a year ago, but the Ligue One club are already looking to cut their losses on the 29-year-old with his wages proving too much for a …

‘I Trust The Recruitment!’ ‘Not Going To Happen’ West Ham Fans Debate Reported £23m Bid For Colombian Midfield Enforcer

Gustavo Cuellar

West Ham have made a $30m (£23m) offer for Flamengo holding midfielder Gustavo Cuellar, according to reports in Brazil. It is believed a deal will be finalised after this summer’s Copa America when the 26-year-old will be playing for Colombia. Hammers fans on Twitter had a mixed reaction to the story: Anyone complaining look at …

Lawrenson Makes His Prediction For West Ham’s Game Against Watford This Afternoon

Mark Lawrenson

TV pundit Mark Lawrenson is predicting a stalemate between West Ham and Watford in the final Premier League fixture of the season. The Hornets do have an FA Cup final against Manchester City coming up so they would be forgiven for taking their eye off the ball for this game. However, Lawrenson thinks Javi Gracia’s …

Playmaker FC Pundits Debate Which Player Is Their Club’s ‘Lionel Messi’

Lionel Messi

As one of the greatest players in history, Lionel Messi is a talismanic figure for Barcelona, but do Premier League clubs have their own equivalent? For West Ham, you would have to say that, at the moment, the title must go to Felipe Anderson. The Brazilian is the club’s most creative player, with the most …

Pellegrini Is Looking To Build On What He’s Accomplished But He Must Take Heed Of Past Mistakes

Manuel Pellegrini

West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini believes the work that the club will do over the next few weeks will have a huge bearing on the team’s success next season. The Chilean’s first campaign has been erratic, to say the least, with some excellent wins against Arsenal and Manchester United, coupled with some wretched displays against …

West Ham V Southampton: Match Preview And Predicted XI Plus Betting Odds

Manuel Pellegrini

West Ham are finally getting into their groove after an excellent 1-0 away win against London rivals Tottenham last time out. The result felt like it had been coming after a good performance in the previous away defeat to Manchester United. Hammers boss Manuel Pellegrini will want to build on some good recent displays, and …

The Most Controversial Premier League Transfers In History

With the premier league heating up as we get down to the final matches of the season, we thought we’d take a look back at some of the most controversial premier league transfers in history. When Carlos Tevez Moved to Manchester City The fans fell in love with Carlos Tevez when he was on loan …

REPORT: West Ham Vying With Everton For Ex Manchester United Playmaker

Shinji Kagawa

West Ham are interested in Borussia Dortmund attacking midfielder Shinji Kagawa, according to reports in Turkey. The Japanese international is currently on loan at Turkish club Besiktas for the rest of the season, but it is believed that the Super Lig side are worried that competition from the Premier League will scupper their plans of …

‘Next Goal Celebration?’ ‘Nutter’ – Fans On Twitter React As West Ham Star Shows Off His Catwalk Skills In Training

Michail Antonio Lucas Perez Grady Diangana

West Ham winger Michail Antonio is definitely one of the jokers in the Hammers dressing room. The midfielder was at it again when he strutted his way out to training yesterday with a new hairstyle: Fans on Twitter had a mixed reaction to Antonio’s catwalk skills and to his new haircut: Next goal celebration? 😂😂 …

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

Jack Wilshere

West Ham put in a spirited display against Manchester United last weekend. Many observers thought the Hammers deserved the three points and were unlucky to lose. Inconsistent performances have blighted Manuel Pellegrini’s first season in charge, and the Chilean will be hoping that his players follow up their good display at Old Trafford with another …

Lawrenson Makes His Prediction For West Ham’s Game Against United

Mark Lawrenson

TV pundit Mark Lawrenson doesn’t think West Ham will get anything out of their game against Manchester United this evening. Although he believes the Hammers did improve in the second half during their 2-0 defeat to Chelsea on Monday, he feels their opponents today will be too strong for them, despite Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side …

Manchester United V West Ham – Match Preview, Predicted XI And Betting Odds

West Ham certainly showed some spirit in the second half against Chelsea on Monday, but they didn’t do enough to rescue a point. They will be facing a United side on Saturday coming off the back of a home defeat against Barcelona in the Champions League. Since Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was appointed permanent manager, results …

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 …

West Ham Vying With Manchester United For £26m Rated Brazilian Marksman

Everton Soares

West Ham are keen on Gremio forward Everton, according to reports from Italy. The Hammers won’t be the only side in for the 23-year-old, however, with Manchester United, AC Milan and Roma also interested in recruiting the Brazilian. Everton made his way through Gremio’s academy before playing his first senior game back in 2014. Although …

United Backed To Make £40m Summer Swoop For West Ham Star Following Solskjaer Appointment

Manchester United are interested in signing West Ham midfielder Declan Rice, according to reports in the UK. With Ole Gunnar Solskjaer now having been installed as the Red Devils’ permanent manager, the Norwegian is targeting young homegrown players to strengthen his squad. Rice could be the subject of a £40m offer from United this summer, …

West Ham Reemerge As Contenders In Race For £103m Rated Portuguese Playmaker

joao felix

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 …