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West Ham linked with late surprise striker bid

TalkSPORT presenter and former professional footballer Micky Quinn has claimed that he has just been tipped off that West Ham are trying to complete a sensational swoop for Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge on transfer deadline day. Quinn said on twitter just before 11am: “Just heard West ham want Sturridge today” adding  “The deal (is) all […]

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Bilic breaks silence on Hogan and right back quest

West Ham Manager Slaven Bilic has broken silence on the reason he has cooled interest in Scott Hogan and why he hasn’t signed a right back this transfer window. Speaking to reporters in the pre-match press conference  he said: “I believe that we have really good strikers in our squad and that’s why we won’t […]

Andy Carroll doesn’t like football

Hammer Andy Carroll has admitted he doesn’t really like watching football and often struggles to identify the names of opposition players. He told the Daily Mail  “I don’t really like watching football… I don’t have it on in my house, unless I have friends over.” “I was in the helicopter on the way down (to […]

Sullivan explored Demba Ba return

David Sullivan has declared that the Irons tried to bring back Demba Ba during this window. The former Hammers striker – currently playing for Chinese club Shanghai Shenhua – was definitely a target but Sullivan explained that  injury put an end to the club’s interest. He said: “We were told that he was three or four […]

Sullivan dampens fans expectations

Hammers co chairman David Sullivan has warned the Hammers faithful “not to expect much on transfer deadline day.” In a wide ranging interview on Talksport he revealed that he would like the fans for be patient and “we’ll have another go in the summer.” He explained: “We have Ayew coming back and Diafra Sakho is […]

Reece Oxford to join Reading

Reece Oxford is heading to Reading on loan to the end of the season. The Championship club have agreed to pay his £10,000-per-week wages and he is expected to sign for Reading. It was a late move from Reading to sign the starlet on loan. Nottingham Forest had been considered favourites until Jaap Stam enquired. Slaven […]

Sullivan rules out Hogan

David Sullivan has virtually ruled out a move for Scott Hogan – just as we told you. Although he refused to name names because of “tapping up ” considerations when asked specifically about Scott Hogan he made it clear it was really not likely. We have regularly reported that the deal is cooling and Sullivan […]

West Ham offered former Atletico Madrid star

West Ham have been offered former Atletico Madrid star Jackson Martinez according to reports. The Colombia international has agents offering him to clubs across Europe this month after falling out with his Guangzhou Evergrande coach, Luiz Felipe Scolari. Scolari has failed to register Martinez for their Champions League squad and after a difficult year in China, […]

Report: Forest set to grab young Irons star

Reece Oxford looks set to join Nottingham Forest on loan according to The Mirror. The Hammers top youth prospect is also wanted by Forest, Brentford and Glasgow Rangers but the signs are that the east midlands outfit are winning the race for him. Oxford hasn’t featured for the Hammers in the Premier League this season […]