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West Ham’s Jack Wilshere nearing first-team return after almost three months out with ankle injury

West Ham midfielder Jack Wilshere hasn't played since September 1 against Wolves in the Premier League after undergoing ankle surgery but he is now nearing full fitness.

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Arnie and Andy could become a deadly double act

I won’t be sorry to see Andy Carroll back on the bench at the weekend should Manuel Pellegrini choose to bring him back into the fold. Should he do so I won’t be expecting much more than a ten or 15 minute cameo against City but assuming- and it’s a big one – he can […]

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Man City next before a Hammers surge starts

By Brian Robinson West Ham have a magnificent opportunity to surge up the Premier League table during December as they embark on a run of winnable fixtures. It’s as well to remind ourselves the Hammers are currently in 13th place, four points above the relegation zone, after a draw at Huddersfield last time out. Most […]

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Diangana delight at his brilliant double

Grady Diangana has landed an incredible double with his Hammers debut and a first start as an England international. At the start of the campaign the 20 year old was entirely off the radar making his arrival all the more spectacular. That he takes it all in his stride is impressive and th 2-0 win […]

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Gladbach keen to sign Oxford

Borussia Monchengladbach are considering a new permanent bid for West Ham's teenager Reece Oxford, Sky Sports News understands.

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City next but then a Hammers surge must be on!

By Brian Robinson West Ham have a magnificent opportunity to surge up the Premier League table during December as they embark on a run of winnable fixtures. It’s as well to remind ourselves the Hammers are currently in 13th place, four points above the relegation zone, after a draw at Huddersfield last time out. Most […]

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Fnatic player Damie wins West Ham’s FIFA 19 esports Cup

The 20-year-old beat Conran ‘Rannerz’ Tobin in the final to claim the £10,000 prize money at the tournament hosted at the London Stadium

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Tyler’s stats: Martial eyeing record?

Is Anthony Martial close to setting a Manchester United record? Which manager has the highest goals-per-game ratio? Is Liverpool's defence on track to break records?

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Harewood makes strong point on Irons strikers

Hammers hero Marlon Harewood reckons the Irons need a new striker in January whilst holding onto Marko Arnautovic. He feels keeping the Austrian is vital but insists signing another to rival them both could be a key move in the window. Talking on Love Sport radio he said: “I think they’ve bought really well. But […]

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Harry in the jungle – Day two

Former West Ham player and manager Harry Redknapp continues to be great entertainment value on ITV’s I’m a celebrity with his stories and one-liners. Redknapp told one story that he thought the royal might be a football player and just acknowledged him in a physiotherapist’s office. with an “All right mate” and went back to […]

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Diangana proves a big hit again

Grady Diangana’s debut for England U20s ended in a deserved victory for the young Lions, who were 2-0 winners over Germany . The official site reports that the winger’s pace was a constant problem for defender Gian-Luca Itter, who received some relief when the young Hammer was withdrawn on 72 minutes. West Ham goalkeeper Nathan […]

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Masuaku’s agent answers the big question

Arthur Masuaku wants to stay at West Ham and that comes directly from his agent. Having started eight games the former Olympiacos left back was left on the bench in favour of Aaron Cresswell at Huddersfield but remains determined to learn under Manuel Pellegrini. His agent, Panos Galariotis, has made it clear on the Italian […]

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10 PL calls VAR would have changed

Video assistant referees are coming to the Premier League next season – but which key decisions this term would have been overturned if the officials were permitted to check a replay?

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Nantes place £25m valuation on star striker Emiliano Sala amid Premier League interest 

The Argentine has scored 12 goals in 13 games this season and has drawn the attention of Everton, Wolves, West Ham and Fulham, who are now coached by Sala's former boss Claudio Ranieri.

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Stadium capacity resolution was a forgone conclusion

Blog by Sean Whetstone Today’s joint statement between West Ham and E20 that the London Stadium capacity issue has been resolved came as no surprise to me despite no prior knowledge of a deal to settle a long-running feud. I have been following the story for nearly two years but the stadium owners were running out […]

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Man City injury blow for Hammers clash

Manchester City’s Bernardo Silva looks set to miss the game at the London Stadium on Saturday after returning to the Etihad with injury. According to the the O Jogo website he has withdrawn from the Portugal side due to meet Poland tomorrow night and is considered likely to miss City’s Premier League match against the Irons. […]

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West Ham defender Ryan Fredericks out for the rest of 2018 with shin injury 

West Ham full-back Ryan Fredericks will be out of action for the remainder of 2018 after suffering a shin injury during his side's 1-1 draw with Huddersfield on November 10.

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Man City left sweating as injured Bernardo Silva withdraws from Portugal squad

The playmaker is set to miss his country's UEFA Nations League match against Poland on Tuesday night

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Chelsea & Man Utd target Arnautovic doesn’t want to leave West Ham – Cole

The former Hammers striker believes the in-demand forward will stay put, while he has also talked up the value of doing a deal for Samir Nasri

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West Ham boost London Stadium capacity to 60,000

The Hammers be able to sell an extra 3,000 tickets for home games, with the ground's 66,000 capacity their eventual target

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West Ham able to increase capacity of London Stadium to 60,000

The club say the new arrangement means that they will be able to sell up to 60,000 tickets for their games as soon as possible and leaves scope to expand up to 66,000 seats for future matches.

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Fredericks ruled out till January

Ryan Fredericks will miss the rest of 2018 after sustaining an injury to his left fibula, Sky Sports News understands.

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