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West Ham Plot Late Move For Argentine Midfield Enforcer

Santiago Ascacibar

West Ham are interested in signing Stuttgart midfielder Santiago Ascacibar, according to reports in Germany. The 22-year-old generally plays as a holding midfield player and could be the club’s replacement for Pedro Obiang. Hammers boss Manuel Pellegrini has publicly spoken of the need to replace the midfielder following his departure to Sassuolo. Ascacibar would certainly …

‘Will Miss Him’ ‘Replacement Pls’ Fans On Social Media React As Midfielder Closes In On West Ham Exit

Obiang

West Ham midfielder Pedro Obiang is on the verge of completing a move to Serie A side Sassuolo, according to reports in England. The 27-year-old is expected to join the Italian club in the next day or so for a fee in the region of £7m-£8m. Supporters on Twitter will miss Obiang but they also …

West Ham Line Up £9m Deal For Arsenal Midfield Enforcer

Elneny

West Ham are interested in signing Arsenal midfielder Mohamed Elneny, according to reports in the Middle East. The Hammers are poised to sell Pedro Obiang to Sassuolo for £8m and will need to strengthen in midfield ahead of the new season. If the 27-year-old does return to Italy, they will be left with only Carlos …

West Ham Plot Swoop For Serie A Midfield Enforcer After Impressing In Copa America

Pulgar

West Ham are interested in signing Bologna midfielder Erick Pulgar, according to reports in Chile. The 25-year-old was also linked with Arsenal earlier this month. He had an excellent season in Serie A, scoring six goals and providing three assists in 30 appearances. Pulgar is a holding midfielder and is likely being looked at as …

Serie A Side Submit £8m Bid For West Ham Midfielder

Obiang

Sassuolo have made a €9m (£8m) offer for West Ham midfielder Pedro Obiang, according to reports in Italy. The Equatorial Guinea international has also been linked with Fiorentina and Bologna but it seems that another Serie A side are now favourites to secure the Hammers star’s signature. Sassuolo have reportedly been weighing up a move …

Serie A Side Enter Race To Sign West Ham Midfield Enforcer

Obiang

Bologna are interested in signing West Ham midfielder Pedro Obiang, according to reports in the Italian media. Fiorentina and Sampdoria were previously linked with a move for the 27-year-old but it appears a third Serie A side have now entered the fray. Obiang is, however, not Bologna’s primary target currently. The Italian club are said …

West Ham Make Contract Over £58m Double Swoop For La Liga Pair

Maxi Gomez

West Ham have been in discussions with Celta Vigo over signing Maxi Gomez and Stanislav Lobotka, according to reports in the English media. The La Liga side reportedly value the pair at £58m but the Irons may face stiff competition from Valencia in order to land Gomez. The Uruguayan striker has a €50m (£44.5m) release …

‘Good Signing’ ‘Wouldn’t Say No’ Fans On Twitter Are Backing West Ham’s Attempt To Sign 24 Year Old

Camarasa

West Ham are one of the clubs interested in signing Real Betis midfielder Victor Camarasa, according to reports. The 24-year-old has returned to Spain following the end of his loan spell at Cardiff but is believed to be available for next season. Fans on Twitter think Camarasa could well do a job for the Hammers …

Four Players Tipped To Leave As West Ham Plan Summer Clearout

West Ham will look to offload at least four players on a permanent basis in the summer, according to the Sun. Midfielder Pedro Obiang will be allowed to leave, after having been heavily linked with a move to Fiorentina over the past few months. Despite Javier Hernandez playing more regularly in recent weeks, the Mexican …

West Ham Holding Talks To Sell 26 Year Old Midfielder To Serie A Club

Fiorentina have held talks with West Ham over signing midfielder Pedro Obiang, according to reports in Italy. The 26-year-old has been constantly linked with a return to Italy since arriving from Sampdoria three and a half years ago. In fact, the Viola tried to sign the Equatorial Guinea international in the summer, but they couldn’t …

West Ham V Leicester City – Team News And Predicted XI

West Ham performed well in the London derby against Tottenham last weekend but manager Manuel Pellegrini will be hoping to arrest another dip in form after two straight league defeats. The Hammers face Leicester City on Saturday afternoon, who themselves are coming off the back of two losses against Everton and Arsenal. It has been confirmed …

‘Bossed the Show’ – These West Ham Fans Hail Teenager’s Commanding Display Against Everton

West Ham’s Declan Rice performed very well in the holding midfield role against Everton yesterday. Hammers boss Manuel Pellegrini went with a more defensive minded midfield trio with the 19-year-old lining up alongside captain Mark Noble and Pedro Obiang at Goodison Park. Despite being far more inexperienced than the other two central midfielders, Rice was …

Moyes vows to ‘end season strongly’ at West Ham

West Ham United manager David Moyes has vowed his side will finish the season strongly after a difficult campaign. Moyes was appointed as West Ham boss back in November following the sacking of Slaven Bilic, however endured an awful start to his Hammers career, failing to win any of his first four games in charge. …

Amidst rumours of a mass exodus, could West Ham line-up like this next season?

Mario Balotelli

West Ham United are set for big changes this summer. Amidst the ongoing trouble with the board and the supporters, a number of reports suggest that as many as seven players could leave the club this summer in search of pastures new. Amongst those likely to leave the club are veteran defender James Collins, midfielder …

Moyes slams Hammers after Brighton defeat

David Moyes has slammed his West Ham team after the weekend’s defeat to Brighton. The Hammers were humbled 3-1 by the Seasiders at the Amex Stadium on Saturday. Glenn Murray opened the scoring early on for the home side, before West Ham striker Javier Hernandez levelled things up on the half-hour mark with a fine …

Hammers still have business to do before the end of the month insists David Moyes

West Ham United manager David Moyes has insisted that his side still have business to do before the end of the month. The Hammers are yet to make any signings this month, although have been linked with a number of names including former Arsenal star Samir Nasri and Leicester City’s Islam Slimani. A number of …

West Ham must fend-off Premier League interest in this star-man

West Ham’s crucial summer means that their transfer business must be spot-on in every aspect, with Slaven Bilic under pressure to ensure that every signing made and sale approved has the best interests of his side at heart. The Hammers have already made significant waves this summer by signing Pablo Zabaleta on a free transfer …

Why this West Ham man can help Hammers forget Obiang woes

Having lost to rejuvenated Premier League champions Leicester City at the weekend, West Ham have been dealt a treble injury blow with Winston Reid and Michail Antonio both facing weeks on the sideline whilst midfielder Pedro Obiang is out for the season. The Spanish midfielder had been in the form of his West Ham career …