West Ham – Hammers to bid £8m for Gomis

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West Ham are reportedly lining up an £8m bid for Swansea City striker, Bafetimbi Gomis according to Shoot. Lacking in first team experiences, Gomis is looking for a move away from the Liberty stadium. Meanwhile, high flying West Ham are continuing their search for strikers to strengthen their attacking forces and they have identified Gomis as a potential target. With …

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West Ham – Hammers midfielder in talks with Lazio

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West Ham midfielder, Ravel Morrison is in talks with Serie A side, Lazio according to BBC Sport. It had been reported the Hammers had blocked Morrison, 21, from travelling to Italy over a breach of his contract. However, it is understood the delay was down to existing training commitments. If the England U21 signs for Lazio they would become Morrison’s …

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West Ham boss concedes to losing star defender in summer

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West Ham boss, Sam Allardyce has revealed that Winston Reid is more than likely to leave the Hammers when his contract expires in June this summer. Speaking to BBC Sport Allardyce said, “It’s highly unlikely Winston is going to sign for us based on what people have said to me.” Heavily linked with a move to Liverpool and Arsenal, it …

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West Ham new-boy unsettled

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West Ham United’s summer signing, Mauro Zarate’s agent has confirmed his client may seek a move away from West Ham in the winter transfer window. It seems that Zarate is unsettled in London after being continually played out of his preferable position under boss Sam Allardyce. Speaking to ITV Sport, his agent said, “At West Ham he plays behind the strikers …

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Premier League Team of the Week

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Brandish are now launching a Monday “Premier League Team of the week” after reviewing each team over the weekends matches. Here is this weeks best XI… Thibaut Courtois (GK) – Chelsea shot-stopper Courtois was on sensational form against rivals Manchester United as the two met in yesterday’s fiery clash at Old Trafford. Courtois, however, remained, calm and composed as he expertly …

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Can West Ham challenge the big four?

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A quiet look at the Premier League table will cause a few double takes to most fans as they see the likes of Southampton and West Ham occupying positions in the top 4; whilst Arsenal, Manchester United and Liverpool slump out of the Champions League qualification spots. Albeit, early in the season, West Ham have shown a complete turn around …

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Andy Carroll nearing his return to West Ham

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Good news on the horizon for West Ham fans, record signing Andy Carroll is due back to the first team in just a matter of weeks after tearing ankle ligaments in pre-season. Carroll’s past few seasons have been riddled with injury and has struggled to re-create the form that he once showed at Newcastle. However, if Carroll can find his …

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Rooney apologises for his red card

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A moment of pure madness from Wayne Rooney ended in dismay after the Manchester United and England captain received a red card for his outburst on West Ham’s Stuart Downing. It was the first time Rooney has seen red since March 2009; a surprising yet encouraging fate for a man who was prone to losing his temper on the field. …

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Manchester United set to field youthful defence

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Manchester United manager, Louis Van Gaal has revealed he only has one recognised defender in his United squad after his defenders have suffered a series of injuries and suspensions. Speaking to BBC Sport, Van Gaal said, “All three of my right-sided centre-halves are out, so I’ll have to go to the youth system.” Reprimanded for his sides lack of defensive …

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West Ham midfielder suffers injury blow

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West Ham midfielder, Cheikhou Kouyate has suffered a groin injury that will keep him out of action for up to 6 weeks. Kouyate is one of the latest additions at the Boleyn Ground and has impressed Hammers fans in his first handful of games for the club. However, Kouyate picked up the injury against Liverpool at the weekend. Despite picking up …

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WATCH – Has Valencia scored the goal of the season already?

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Has Enner Valencia already scored one of the goals of the season? The Ecuadorian striker was making his  full debut for West Ham United in last nights clash against Hull City, a game which ended 2-2. A tie that was inundated with excitement, goals, chances, goal-line clearances and more; it was capped off by this scintillating strike from Valencia who …

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“I should have left West Ham a long time ago” – Diame

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Former West Ham midfielder Mo Diame has come out an expressed his relief at securing his move away from Upton Park after talking to Sky Sports. Diame was seen as one of West Hams best players whilst at Upton Park and as speculation surrounded his name, it seemed that Diame had his hart set on an exit from London. “At West …

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5 under the radar transfers from the Premier League

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Transfer Deadline Day is always a media sensation with deals ongoing throughout the day; with the constant 24 hour coverage, fans are never going to miss a thing. However, sometimes with the big deals stealing the headlines; some deals do go under the radar and clubs often snap up a decent player or two. Here are our top 5 under …

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Micah Richards set for Manchester City exit

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Manchester City and England right back Micah Richards is looking set for a Manchester City exit this summer, however, the question is, to where? Touted with a move to Newcastle all summer, Richards has been out of favour at City, falling down the pecking order behind first choice, Pablo Zabaleta. With a promising future ahead of him, Richards career has …

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New West Ham player critical of Stewart Downing

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The problem with social media is that it leads you to say things you perhaps wouldn’t face to face. It appears The Sport Bible have uncovered a tweet from new West Ham signing Diego Poyet (son of football manager Gus) slating team mate Stewart Downing. The 19 year old joined this summer from Charlton Athletic after West Ham agreed a compensation fee …

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