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Pellegrini ‘delighted’ with first game of pre-season despite defeat to Swiss minnows

West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini says he is delighted with the Hammers opening game of pre-season despite having lost 3-2 to Swiss minnows FC Winterthur.  Pellegrini’s men took on the Swiss Challenge League side earlier this afternoon, with the Argentine fielding a strong side for his first game in charge since taking over from David …

Pellegrini welcomes due to West Ham

West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini says he is delighted to welcome both defender Issa Diop and goalkeeper Lukasz Fabianski to the London Stadium. The pair joined the Hammers earlier this week, Diop moving for an undisclosed Club record fee on Tuesday, before Fabianski joining from Swansea City on Wednesday morning. And Pellegrini, who took over as the …

Hammers complete 30m double deal!

West Ham will reportedly confirm the double signings of goalkeeper Lukasz Fabianski from Swansea and central defender Issa Diop from Toulouse this week, for a combined fee of around £30m. The Hammers have already completed the signing of Fulham right-back Ryan Fredericks on a free transfer, and have been linked with several other stars as …

West Ham fans livid with Masuaku to Spurs links

Tottenham Hotspur are plotting a £20 million summer swoop for West Ham United star Arthur Masuaku, according to reports. The DR Congo international has impressed in recent weeks since his return to action after a six-game ban for an alleged spitting incident, and his performance have not gone un-noticed. Both Chelsea and AS Monaco are …

“We should have kept him” – West Ham fans react as former star finds top form

West Ham fans took to Twitter to share their thoughts after former star Diafra Sakho found the net for Rennes yet again at the weekend. The Senegal international moved to the Ligue 1 side during the January transfer – ending a long running transfer saga in which he had previously tried to force a move …

West Ham’s Arthur Masuaku eyeing Chelsea upset

West Ham United’s Arthur Masuaku has insisted that his side can cause an upset when they face Chelsea this weekend if they reproduce their performance from earlier in the season. The Hammers beat the reigning Premier League champions 1-0 back in the reverse fixture in December. And David Moyes’ will side go into this weekend’s clash …

“We’re a different team with him in the side” – Hammers fans heap praise of returning Masuaku

West Ham United fans have heaped praise on wing Arthur Masuaku after his impressive performance against Southampton at the weekend. The DR Congo international starred as the Hammers ran out 3-0 winners at the London Stadium. After goals from Joao Mario and Marko Arnautovic, left wing-back Masuaku announced his return from a six-match suspension with an …

Hammers defender aiming to impress after lengthy ban

West Ham United’s Arthur Masuaku is aiming to make up for lost time in the final part of the season after a lengthy spell on the sidelines. The DR Congo international was banned for six games after spitting at an opponent during an FA Cup fourth round tie with Wigan last month. Masuaku returned to …

Saturday’s performance “not good enough” for the West Ham fans says club captain

West Ham United captain Mark Noble says his side’s performance at the weekend against Swansea City was simply “not good enough” for the club’s fans. The Hammers were, well, hammered 4-1 by Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium, with the defeat seeing the Swans leap above them in the Premier League table for the first …

Hammers fans react as former star returns to haunt them at the Liberty Stadium

West Ham fans have taken to Twitter to share their thoughts after former star Andre Ayew starred for his new club Swansea at the weekend in a 4-1 win over the Hammers. David Moyes’ side were humbled in South Wales by the Swans, who produced a terrific performance to move themselves out of the Premier …

Swansea fixture a must win insists West Ham United defender

West Ham United’s Angelo Ogbonna says his side must move on from the weekend’s disappointing result and now turn their attention to the “must win” trip to Swansea on Saturday. David Moyes’ side were humbled 4-1 by an impressive Liverpool side at Anfield at the weekend. Goals from Emre Can, Mohamed Salah, Roberto Firmino and …

Hammers reject £14 million bid from Swansea for club’s top scorer

West Ham United have rejected a £14 million bid from Swansea for top scorer Andre Ayew, according to reports from The Telegraph. Ayew has scored six times this season, leaving him joint on goals with summer signing Marko Arnautovic. The Ghanian has however fallen by the wayside since the arrival of David Moyes at the …

Hammers should make a move for brother of struggling forward

There are a number of players who have had difficult starts to the season at the London Stadium. While his stats may suggest otherwise, one of those is former Swansea City star Andre Ayew. The Ghanian has six goals and three assists this season – which, in his defence, is fair reading and makes him …