Dave Langton

Hammers look to make jaded Spurs suffer

Tottenham have a World Cup problem. As they prepare to take on the Hammers after the international break, Mauricio Pochettino’s much-vaunted side have a number of injury concerns, not least talisman Christian Eriksen, and too many tired stars to count.  Danny Rose, Jan Vertonghen, Dele Alli and Serge Aurier are all likely out. Meanwhile, Harry […]

Arnie playing through the pain!

Marko Arnautovic says he is playing through the pain at West Ham. The Austria talisman is currently with his country and is preparing to face Northern Ireland later this week. Yet he has revealed that, after injuring his knee during the club’s 3-1 win over Everton, he is being forced to undergo minimal training and […]

Report: West Ham target could be available on a free

West Ham target Yacine Brahimi could be available on a free transfer next summer. The Hammers were reportedly interested in signing the winger in the summer, but were unable to agree terms with the player, despite a fee being negotiated with Porto. Brahimi currently has a £52.6 million release clause in his contract, but O […]

Hammer finally comments on international future

West Ham defender Issa Diop has confirmed that he will play his senior international football with France. Diop has a Moroccan mother and a Senegalese father, but was born in France.  And he is set to represent the country of his birth at senior international level, having already played for Les Bleus at youth level. […]

Young Hammer tastes international success

Young Hammer Conor Coventry was involved as the Republic of Ireland’s Under-19 side made a winning start to their European Championship qualifying campaign. Coventry, 19, made his senior debut for West Ham in the 8-0 Carabao Cup win over Macclesfield Town, and laid on an assist as Ireland thumped Bosnia & Herzegovina 3-1.  The midfielder […]

Brazil expert explains Anderson omission

Brazil expert Tim Vickery insists that Felipe Anderson will be in contention for the Selecao squad if he continues his current performances. Anderson has been in excellent form for the Irons since joining the club in the summer, and has been ever-present in the Premier League.  He was, however, left out of the Brazil squad […]

Report: United & City eye West Ham youngster

Manchester United and Manchester City are reportedly tracking West Ham goalkeeper Nathan Trott. The 19-year-old joined the Irons last summer and has already emerged as one of the fastest rising talents in the English game, playing for the England Under-19 team that won the European Championship last summer.  And the Daily Mirror claim that United, […]

Zaba: West Ham should be higher!

West Ham could be higher in the Premier League table, according to Pablo Zabaleta! The Hammers are currently 15th after taking seven points from their opening eight games.  Zabaleta, though, believes that that position belies the club’s performances, and insists that the Irons are merely paying the price for a slow start. Talking on the […]

Bad news for Hammers as Spurs trio set to return

West Ham have been hit with a major blow, with the news that three Spurs players are set to return for the derby after the international break. The Hammers return to action in a highly-charged derby clash, and it will be a must-win for both teams.  However, Spurs are set to be boosted by the […]

Wilshere: Arnie as good as anyone I played with at Arsenal!

Jack Wilshere reckons Marko Arnautovic is as good as any striker he played with at Arsenal! Wilshere spent a decade at the Emirates, playing with the likes of Thierry Henry, Robin van Persie, Olivier Giroud and Emmanuel Adebayor.  The midfielder has spent less than half a season in east London, but he has already been […]