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Report: Hammers in for £8.4m striker

The Irons are being reported as having lodged an£8.4 million bid to sign Fenerbache striker Moussa Sow. The Hammers have been looking all over for a loan striker and have had a £9 million bid for Javier Hernandez knocked back but according to some outlets they have now moved in on Sow following the nasty […]

BT Sport to show Astra v Irons

BT Sports have stepped in to snap up the TV rights for the second leg of the Hammers v FC Astra clash next Thursday evening. The station will start broadcasting from 6.30 pm and the game is already sheduled on the Sky TV guide. It will be shown on Channel 414 – BT Sports Euro HD […]

Breaking News: Valencia out for six months

Enner Valencia is set for a six month lay off after a scan showed this afternoon that he has torn ligaments in his knee. Manager Slaven Bilic’s worst fears were realised when the on pitch physios claimed last night that it looked like he had damaged his ligaments when he fell in awkwardly in last […]

Boleyn already very special for Payet

Dimitri Payet has fallen in love with the Boleyn. The exciting Frenchman turned on the style last night with a great assist for Enner Valencia’s goal and a fine all round performance on his UP debut. And afterwards he told West Ham TV: ““I was expecting a special atmosphere and it’s truly an English stadium, […]

Shep’s blog: Astra comeback a blessing in disguise

Before a ball had been kicked I suggested the Europa Cup could prove a poisoned chalice for West Ham  So it has proved and  they would be better off slipping quietly  out of the competition next Thursday in Romania before more damage is done. Agreed I argued  positives could be taken from the prolonged involvement […]

Hammers sweat it out on Valencia

West Ham have just revealed to ClaretandHugh that Enner Valencia’s scan will be carried out later this afternoon. Slaven Bilic admitted this morning that things didn’t look to good for the striker but premature reports have been circulating that the player has twisted a knee and would be about for three months. Irons sources were […]

Video: West Ham v Astra Giurgiu goals

Five Hammers games on Sky

West Ham are scheduled for three Premier league games to be shown live on Sky Sports between August and November this coming season.  The Hammers receive a facility fee of £864,810 for each match screened Live in the UK. Sun 9th August : Arsenal v West Ham (1.30pm) Mon 14th September: West Ham v Newcastle (8pm) Sat […]

German friendly to be screened

This Sunday’s preseason friendly game v Werder Bremen will be broadcast LIVE on German Werder TV to registered subscribers. The LIVE German coverage increases the chance the game will be streamed over the Internet in the UK to Hammers fans. The fixture will mark the second time West Ham have faced Werder in the Club’s […]

Romanian TV to broadcast Europa match

Romanian TV channel Digisport will broadcast the second leg of the Europa League third  round qualifier between West Ham v FC Astra Giurgiu next Thursday. Although no English commentary has been confirmed , the presence of the LIVE cameras increases the chances that a British broadcaster will take the coverage. At the worst it will be […]