Archive | May 2018

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Hammers put foot on gas for new signings

West Ham are in a big hurry to get their transfer business done early – in line with the ‘Manuel Pellegrini Way.’ The new boss has gained a reputation for getting things sorted fast throughout his career and the  approach at his new club is no different. Before leaving for a break in Chile  he […]

Hammers off to Switzerland

West Ham are likely to setup their pre-season training camp in Switzerland. The conditions for training in Switzerland are better than those in most other European countries. Switzerland’s high elevation and Alpine surroundings creates a beneficial training climate for the players. Travel is easy and the international access and short distances means the the squad […]

ARNIE: Mourinho’s smoke screen hides real motive

The sight of Jose Mourinho at the Austria v Russia international friendly game last night sent social media into meltdown by both However, Manchester United and West Ham United supporters. The pictures came hours after Sky Sport News claimed Mourinho was interested in the Hammer of the Year despite saying he was not for sale and valued […]

Fredericks to meet Hammers on Monday

By Hugh Southon West Ham United are in a four-way fight to land out of contract Fulham right back Ryan Fredericks. Fulham are desperate for him to renew following their promotion to the Premier League and both Southampton and Crystal Palace are interested in the defender. Fredericks is is currently away in Las Vegas, with […]

United and Arnie? No sleep to be lost here

The ‘Man U interest in Arnie’ story is bizarre. There’s little to back it up apart from the player having been managed by Jose Mourinho nine years ago at Inter Milan when he was on loan. A quick check reveals he made just THREE APPEARANCES. Mourinho was in Innsbruck last night watching as Arnie assisted […]

West Ham Podcast: Next Level

The Moore Than Just A Podcast crew were back this week recording a closed season podcast special covering the appointment of West Ham’s 17th manager in Manuel Pellegrini, his new back room team and the latest transfer news. We talk about the new West Ham kits revealed last Friday and season ticket renewal rate. Listen […]

Report: Manchester United interest in Arnie

Manchester United are interested in signing West Ham forward Marko Arnautovic claim Sky Sports this afternoon. Sky Sports News say the understand the Hammers have no intention of the selling the 29-year-old and value him at £50m. Arnautovic joined West Ham from Stoke for a club-record £24m fee last summer and scored 11 goals during […]

Kouyate’s future not in doubt

West Ham have dismissed speculation that Cheik Kouyate could be on his way to Turkey. The midfielder suffered a disappointing season (who didn’t?) last term and yesterday (Tues) was been at the centre of reports he could be on his way to either Galatasaray or Besiktas. Football website Galsenfoot.com reported that the Senegal midfielder’s availability […]

West Ham Supporters Club civil war

The Newham Recorder has described the situation at the West Ham United Supporters Club as a civil war. The Recorder says: “Civil war has broken out at the West Ham United Supporters Club after a controversial vote to dissolve the club. With their Castle Street premises still closed since last year for health and safety […]

Report: West Ham monitoring £20m striker

Fresh reports suggest West Ham are among the clubs keen on West Bromwich Albion striker Jay Rodriguez, according to Sky Sports this morning. The Hammers are said to be monitoring developments, along with Crystal Palace, Bournemouth and Burnley. Rodriguez scored 11 goals in 42 games in his first season at West Brom, where he has three years left on his contract. […]