Manuel Lanzini joined West Ham on loan in 2015 with the Hammers eventually paying £10.8m to Al-Jazira in the summer of 2016 to make his move permanent. In July 2016 the Argentine player signed a four-year contract with a clause for another two years.
In the second of summer features on West Ham and Accessibility; Blind Hammer highlights improvements for Guide Dog Users.
Last weekend I took part in the Hammers Chat 24 hour stream-a-fon in aid of Isla Caton. Geo interviewed me in a Jeremy Paxman style for over an hour as he and the Hammers Chat team raised over £4,000 for young Isla when their marathon was complete.
Blind Hammer looks at the Uses and abuses of the loan system.
Blind Hammer argues for quality not quantity.
Today is the unveiling of the Claret and Blue pitch surround and I am told by those who have seen it in person that it looks very good.
The news that Saturday has been designated Claret and Blue day by the club has been met with some bemusement by some Hammers supporters.
Manuel Pellegrini and the board need to be bolder than they have ever been this summer and move seriously on Callum Wilson. It won’t have gone unnoticed by the manager and board that the player’s agent is one with the whom the club have done a lot of business – Unique Sports Management (USM).