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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 …

West Ham V Burnley – Match Preview And Predicted XI

West Ham will be frustrated after losing out to a much-changed Tottenham side in the Carabao Cup last night. The Hammers put out a strong team but suffered a disappointing 3-1 defeat against their London rivals. Next up, Manuel Pellegrini’s men will face Burnley on Saturday afternoon. The Clarets have conceded nine goals against Chelsea …

West Ham Suffer Serious Injury Setback With £17.5m Summer Signing Out For Six Months

West Ham winger Andriy Yarmolenko is set to be sidelined for up to six months after suffering an Achilles tendon injury against Tottenham on Saturday. The Ukrainian international had to be stretchered off five minutes before the interval after landing awkwardly on his right foot. Yarmolenko has suffered a similar injury before whilst at Borussia …

Latest West Ham Injury Report

West Ham will want to build on their first win of the season against Everton last time out with another victory against London rivals Chelsea. The Hammers’ first three points at Goodison Park should give them a confidence boost heading into Sunday’s match. However, they will be without Jack Wilshere, who has been sidelined for up …

“Viva Payet!” – fans call for controversial Frenchman to move back to West Ham

West Ham United fans say they would welcome Dimitri Payet back to the London Stadium with open arms, despite his controversial exit from the club in early 2017. Payet joined the Hammers from Marseille in the summer of the 2015, and proved an instant success in his first season with the club. The Frenchman scored …

Hammers star gives huge injury update

West Ham United star Manuel Lanzini has cleared up reports that his knee injury will keep him out or the entire 2018/19 season. The Argentina international was ruled out of the World Cup earlier this month after tearing his anterior cruciate ligament in training, something which required surgery. These types of injuries often keep players …

Players and fans console Manuel Lanzini after West Ham midfielder is forced out of World Cup

West Ham players and fans have taken to Twitter to console midfielder Manuel Lanzini after he was forced to drop out of the World Cup.  Lanzini was named in Forde Sampaoli’s 23-man squad for this summer’s tournament in Russia last month, however recently suffered a knee injury in training, ending any hopes of travelling to …

Five things we learned from Liverpool v West Ham

There was an air of inevitability about the result, as West Ham were steamrolled 4-1 by Liverpool for the second time this season. The Hammers were utterly helpless against the might of the Reds, who were once again fuelled by leading scorer Mo Salah, and no amount of analysis can disguise the plain and simple fact that …

West Ham star ‘cannot wait’ to see return of Manuel Lanzini

West Ham United keeper Adrian says he ‘cannot wait’ to see Manuel Lanzini return to action and believes the Argentine’s link-up play with Javier Hernandez and Marko Arnautovic will prove a difficult proposition for opposition defences. Lanzini has spent the majority of the season on the sidelines, with his most recent knock coming last month …

Why Sullivan and Gold cannot entertain this transfer deal

With news emerging that Philippe Coutinho is likely to be granted his January wish and a move to Barcelona, rumours are circulating that Manuel Lanzini remains Liverpool’s no.1 transfer target to replace the departing Brazilian. Sullivan and Gold need to remain firm and rebuff all transfer approaches – as we need to strengthen and not …

West Ham looking to secure most important deal of the summer

West Ham have caught the headlines for a number of reasons this summer but fans can certainly be excited by the movement made in the transfer market, as Pablo Zabaleta, Joe Hart, Javier Hernandez and Marko Arnautovic are all solid additions. The Hammers remain active in the market, as they pursue a club-record deal for …

West Ham need to stand firm and ensure they don’t lose Lanzini

West Ham have enjoyed a successful summer and have secured a wealth of top-class additions, with the Hammers bolstering their squad with the captures of Joe Hart, Pablo Zabaleta, Marko Arnautovic and Javier Hernandez. However, there’s a real danger that all their hard work could be thrown out the window in the final weeks of …

New deal for West Ham ace is a major statement of intent

West Ham struggled in their debut season at the London Stadium last term, with the Hammers failing to make their new stadium feel like home and seeing their performances on-field suffer as a result. Amidst all this, the Hammers lost star-man Dimitri Payet in January and saw the majority of their summer signings from 12 …

Manuel Lanzini will make West Ham fans forget about Payet if they haven’t already

Dimitri Payet arrived at West Ham in the summer of 2015 on a 10.7 million pound transfer from Marseille, where he was an above average but not star player. The subsequent 12-goal season from the Frenchman returned him into to the French national team and made the 30-year old arguably the signing of the season …

International debut may bring the best out of this West Ham star

West Ham struggled to find heroes during their debut season at the London Stadium but the situation could be entirely different next season, as the Hammers seem to have found some stability in the early weeks of the close-season. The Hammers have already confirmed the arrival of Pablo Zabaleta on a free transfer from Manchester …

Lanzini commits future to West Ham, hands club another big boost

West Ham face a major test this summer to improve their squad and keep their key-players at the London Stadium but the early signs ahead of the upcoming transfer window has been positive, following the latest breakthrough that suggests an important player won’t be leaving the club. Following on from Michail Antonio’s new contract last …

West Ham need to fend-off Premier League interest in this key attacker

West Ham have endured a turbulent season to kick-off their future at the London Stadium and the club are under a lot of pressure this summer to improve their ranks, following questionable recruits in the close-season a year ago. The Hammers need to strengthen their squad with top-class arrivals but securing the futures of key-players …

Manuel Lanzini slowly becoming West Ham’s main man

West Ham suffered a third successive Premier League defeat after losing 3-2 at home to champions Leicester City on Saturday. Slaven Bilic’s men gave themselves a mountain to climb after going two-down in the first seven minutes, with Riyad Mahrez’s cross sailing past everyone and into the back of the net after five minutes, before …