Hammers Headlines

The original unofficial West Ham United News aggregation site.

West Ham Preparing To Make Second Bid For South American Target Man

Rondon

West Ham are set to offer £14m for West Brom striker Salomon Rondon, according to the Football Insider. The website reports that the Hammers are looking to take advantage of the fact that Wolves have withdrawn from the race for the Venezuelan international. Newcastle are now also unlikely to make a bid for Rondon following …

West Ham Look To Have Seen Off PL Rival In Battle For South American Target Man

Rondon

West Ham are now firm favourites to sign West Brom striker Salomon Rondon, according to the Northern Echo. The North East based newspaper reports that Newcastle are unlikely to retain an interest in the Venezuelan international after having an initial bid rejected. The Magpies are said to have offered less than the bid made by …

‘Don’t Want Him’ ‘Please Tell Me That’s A Joke’ Fans Not Happy About West Ham’s Bid For South American Striker

Rondon

West Ham made a bid of £10m, plus Sam Byram and Jordan Hugill, for West Brom striker Salomon Rondon, according to reports in England. The 29-year-old has a release clause of £16.5m and the Baggies are said to have rejected the offer. Supporters on Twitter are not sure why the Hammers would be interested in …

‘Very Complete Player’ ‘This 30m Budget Is Going Far’ Fans Intrigued As West Ham Enter Talks For £31m Rated Ligue One Star

Sanson

West Ham are in talks to sign Marseille midfielder Morgan Sanson, according to reports in the English media. The French club are looking to offload a number of players after failing to qualify for the Champions League, and have also offered the 24-year-old to Wolves and Newcastle. Marseille reportedly value Sanson at €35m (£31m), and …

Departing West Ham Star Was Robbed Of His Potential By An Injury Curse He Just Couldn’t Shake

Andy Carroll

Having missed 152 matches during his seven-year stint at West Ham, it was no surprise when it was announced that Andy Carroll would leave the Hammers this summer. His career has been one full of promise, blighted by bad luck with a succession of injuries that have stopped him really fulfilling his potential. It is …

West Ham Weighing Up Bids For £30m Rated Midfield Duo

Jon Jo Shelvey

West Ham are considering whether to make bids for Newcastle pair Jonjo Shelvey and Isaac Hayden, according to the Evening Standard. The Hammers are believed to be resigned to losing out to Everton for Andre Gomes with the Portuguese international said to prefer a permanent move to Goodison Park. Instead, the London club could make …

West Ham Eye Move For 6ft 3 Bundesliga Ace Who Scored 20 Goals Last Season

Haller

West Ham are tracking Eintracht Frankfurt striker Sebastien Haller, according to the Frankfurter Neue Presse (FNP). The German newspaper reports that the Hammers and Newcastle have “set their sights” on recruiting the Frenchman this summer. Haller has had a very good season for Frankfurt, having scored 20 goals and provided 12 assists in 41 appearances. …

West Ham Involved In Six Team Battle For £14.8m Rated Australian Playmaker

Aaron Mooy

West Ham have joined five other teams in pursuing Huddersfield Town playmaker Aaron Mooy, according to SBS World Game. The website reports the Terriers will demand 27million Australian dollars (£14.8m) for the midfielder. In addition to the Hammers, Wolves, Watford, Newcastle, Leicester and Southampton are also considering bids for Mooy, but there have yet to …

Serie A Side Confident Of Sealing Move For £21m Rated Brazilian Ahead Of West Ham

Wesley Moraes

Lazio are confident that Club Brugge striker Wesley Moraes will move to Serie A this summer, according to reports in Italy. The Brazilian is said to favour a move to the Biancoceleste ahead of the likes of West Ham, Newcastle and Bayer Leverkusen, who are also believed to be interested. However, Lazio have yet to …

‘Typical West Ham Way’ ‘Familiar Story’ Fans Frustrated As Club Turn Away From Making £44m Swoop

Maxi Gomez

West Ham have decided against making an offer for Celta Vigo striker Maxi Gomez, according to reports in England. The Uruguayan international’s release clause would have been reduced to £22m if his side had been relegated this season, but Celta survived the drop and any team must now pay a hefty £44m. The Hammers’ reported …

West Ham Join Four Way Tussle To Land £14m Rated Brazilian Marksman

Wesley Moraes

West Ham are targeting Club Brugge striker Wesley Moraes, according to reports in Italy. The Hammers have joined the likes of Lazio, Newcastle and Bayer Leverkusen in pursuing the Brazilian, who has also been linked with Arsenal in recent months. Wesley is still making his way in the game at the age of 22 but …

West Ham And Arsenal Join Porto In Race To Land Unsettled Ligue One Goalkeeper

Anthony Lopes

West Ham, Arsenal and Newcastle are all interested in signing Lyon goalkeeper Anthony Lopes, according to Foot-Sur7. The French website reports that the Portuguese international is weighing up his options after contract talks with the Ligue One club broke down. Lopes currently has just one year left on his contract at Lyon, and when asked …

‘A Huge Andy Carroll Upgrade!!’ ‘No Thanks’ West Ham Fans Are Not Sure If Move For £16.5m Rated Striker Would Be Wise

Rondon

West Ham are weighing up a move for West Brom striker Salomon Rondon, according to reports in the English media. His loan with Newcastle is due to expire and with a release clause of £16.5m, a number of Premier League clubs including the Hammers, Everton and Wolves have been looking at him. Supporters on Twitter …

West Ham’s £15m Swoop For England International Would Be A Gamble Too Far

Jon Jo Shelvey

West Ham have certainly made some bad decisions when it comes to signing unreliable players in recent years. You only have to look at the number of games that Andy Carroll has played during his seven years at the Hammers to know that. The decision to give Jack Wilshere a three-year contract in the summer …

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 …

‘Silly Season Has Started’ ‘I Don’t Believe It’ – Fans On Twitter React To Reports That West Ham Are After Ligue One Boss

Bruno Génésio

Lyon manager Bruno Genesio is said to be a target for both West Ham and Newcastle, according to RMC Sport. The French radio station believe the two English clubs are keeping tabs on Genesio’s contract negotiations with his current deal expiring in the summer. Fans on Twitter don’t think the Hammers will be replacing Manuel …

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 …

The London Stadium is finally beginning to feel like home according to Mark Noble

Hammers Flag

Rewind a year back to when the Hammers lost a despairing 3-0 to Burnley at their home ground. Owing to the atmosphere during that point of time, it was without doubt one of the lowest points Mark Noble’s playing career and sent punters spiralling after what turned out to be a losing bet. In his …