Parkes on Fabianski

Lukasz Fabianski has probably made a bigger consistent impression on Hammers fans this season than any other new signing. Even at Everton he was called upon to make some fine stops in what eventually became a comprehensive victory but without him life could have been a lot more difficult. His recent form has prompted questions […]

Hammers close door on winter sales

West Ham’s owners are in no hurry to start clawing back their summer expenditure by selling players in the next window. As reported earlier Pedro Obiang has been told he is going nowhere and summer speculation over Michail Antonio and Crystal Palace has now been put firmly to bed. A CandH source revealed: the club’s […]

Hammer makes bright start to Italian Job

West Ham midfielder Edmilson Fernandes – loaned to Fiorentina for the season – has made an exciting start to life in Serie A. The 22 year old was also involved in the international between England and Switzerland on September 11 as he continues his progress following his break away from the London Stadium . Having […]

Hammers set for better Euro chance

West Ham’s chances of reaching Europe are likely to be increased by the introduction of a new Uefa-organised competition. The plan was first mooted three years ago and the aim is to give clubs such as ours a better opportunity of hitting the Euro level. The Uefa plan still needs the approval of its executive […]

Wanted Iron midfielder told he’s going nowhere

West Ham will reject all bids for Pedro Obiang in the winter market despite Fiorentina and Sampdoria continuing to track the player. Reports in Europe are that he remains very much on the wanted list of both clubs but the Hammers – who have him under contract until 2022 – won’t entertain offers. The club […]

Irons gets Hazard/Luiz compliment from Chelsea boss

Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri has paid West Ham a big compliment by leaving Eden Hazard and David Luiz at home as the team go into action against PAOK in Greece tonight. The south west London outfit have a poor record against the Hammers having lost two and drawn one of their last four games against […]

Zaba: “We hope this is the beginning of something”

Pablo Zabaleta is hoping the Hammers are on the cusp of something great and is looking forward to Chelsea. The right back produced a solid as usual performance at Everton and must be favourite to keep his position over Ryan Fredericks. He’s a realist but seriously hopeful for Sunday declaring: ‚ÄúChelsea have a lot of […]

Hammers looks sorted for Chelsea clash

West Ham are now more than hopeful that Marko Arnautovic is set to line up against Chelsea at the weekend. Claret and Hugh first reported that he was comfortable on Monday after reporting some pain behind his knee after coming off against Everton. There has been no scan but the medics advised him to simply […]

Pundit’s change of heart rewards two Irons

Alan Shearer has been responsible for a couple of devastating attacks on the Hammers during his Match of the Day gigs this season. But the team – and a couple of performances in particular – forced him into a change of heart this week following the victory over Everton. In fact it saw him include […]

Major decision could rest on next three games for Iron

Declan Rice could start to cement his international future – and probably with England – if he can perform against Chelsea as he did at Everton last weekend. The 19 year old was deeply impressive against the Toffees and looks certain to be involved on Sunday against the team that rejected him as a kid. […]