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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 …

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 …

‘He’s Got To Stay Surely’ ‘Corrr’ Fans On Social Media Can’t Get Enough Of West Ham Star’s Sublime Piece Of Skill

Marko Arnautovic

West Ham forward Marko Arnautovic hasn’t exactly set the world alight since a move to China failed to materialise in January. The Austrian’s form has been pretty woeful, but he turned on the style in the 1-0 win over Tottenham last weekend. One of the best examples was this sublime piece of control to trap …

Tottenham V West Ham – Team News, Predicted XI And Betting Odds

Aaron Cresswell

After last Saturday’s frustrating 2-2 draw against Leicester, a trip to Tottenham’s new stadium is what awaits Manuel Pellegrini‘s West Ham side this weekend. The Hammers certainly gave Spurs a run for their money in the reverse fixture back in October, and without Harry Kane, their opponents will have one less attacking threat to call …

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 …

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 …

West Ham Join Arsenal And Spurs In Battle For £34.6m Rated Croatian Star

Ivan Perisic

West Ham have joined the race to sign Inter Milan winger Ivan Perisic, according to the Gazzetta Dello Sport. The Italian newspaper reports that the Hammers are vying with Arsenal and Tottenham for the Croatian international’s signature. Perisic remains a first-team regular under manager Luciano Spalletti, but the Nerazzurri were believed to be ready to …

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 Join Spurs In Chase For Championship Playmaker With £45m Buyout Clause

West Ham are one of three Premier League teams interested in Aston Villa attacking midfielder Jack Grealish, according to reports in the UK. Tottenham, who tried to sign the 23-year-old last summer, and Bournemouth are also keen on recruiting the playmaker. Grealish only signed a new contract at Villa Park in September, but the new …

West Ham Eyeing Summer Bid For £52m Rated AC Milan Star

Franck Kessie

West Ham have entered the race for AC Milan midfielder Franck Kessie, according to reports in Italy. The Hammers have joined a number of other Premier League teams in pursuing the Ivorian international. Chelsea, Arsenal and Tottenham have also been linked with Kessie in the past, but the midfielder is a key player for Milan …

Hammers Impressive Form Has Clubs Circling To Sign Their Stars

Shortly after the 2017-18 season ended interim West Ham boss David Moyes and his coaching staff exited the club having fulfilled their contracts and achieved the mandate given to them of keeping the Hammers in the Premier League. When Chilean Manuel Pellegrini was appointed as the new West Ham manager it was clear the former …

Crystal Palace V West Ham – Team News And Predicted XI Plus Betting Odds

West Ham would have taken a lot of confidence from Monday’s draw against Liverpool but they will want to back that up with another good performance against Crystal Palace. The Eagles have been in good form recently, having beaten Tottenham in the FA Cup, drawn away at Southampton with ten men and won at home …

West Ham Keeping An Eye On Former Real Madrid Star With £44m Buyout Clause

llorente

West Ham are keeping tabs on Real Sociedad centre-back Diego Llorente, according to reports in the Catalan press. A whole host of clubs, including Tottenham, Fulham and Roma are said to be watching the defender, following his return to fitness after an injury-ravaged start to the season. Llorente joined Real Sociedad in the summer of 2017 from …

Spurs Weighing Up Surprise £2m Offer For West Ham Frontman

West Ham striker Andy Carroll is a shock target for Tottenham, according to reports in the English media. The 30-year-old’s current deal at the London Stadium expires in the summer, and Spurs are said to be weighing up a £2m offer during the January transfer window to allay their striker crisis. Harry Kane is out …

‘The Central Midfielder We Crave’ ‘Another Sick Note’ – West Ham Fans Debate Reports Of Move For Spurs Midfielder

Victor Wanyama

West Ham are interested in Tottenham midfielder Victor Wanyama, according to reports in the UK. The Kenyan international has hardly featured this campaign and could be one of a number of players who will be offloaded by Spurs in the January transfer window. Mousa Dembele, Georges-Kevin Nkoudou, Vincent Janssen, Fernando Llorente and Michel Vorm could …

Enquiries Made For West Ham Defender But Player Is Committed To Staying, Agent Claims

West Ham left-back Arthur Masuaku has been the subject of interest from other clubs, according to the Congolese international’s agent. Panos Galariotis has confirmed that he has received enquiries from a number of teams but the player is happy to play under manager Manuel Pellegrini at the Hammers:  “It’s true, I received a lot of calls, …

West Ham Line Up Swoop For £15m Rated German International As Potential Rice Replacement

Diego Demme

West Ham are weighing up a move for RB Leipzig midfielder Diego Demme, according to reports in the English media. The German international is reportedly valued at £15million and is said to be one option that manager Manuel Pellegrini is considering as a potential replacement for Declan Rice. The 19-year-old has yet to come to …