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Cheikhou Kouyaté hits only goal as West Ham United sink Swansea City

This week Slaven Bilic told his players that they must leave their egos in their beds if West Ham were to survive in the Premier League. Whether that was the decisive factor in the 1-0 win over Swansea that now leaves an eight-point gap between them and the bottom three is unclear, but the sighs of relief around the London Stadium at full-time could have knocked over the Orbit sculpture just outside. A Cheikhou Kouyaté …

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Slaven Bilic urges West Ham to ‘forget about egos’ to ward off relegation fears

• West Ham could be two points from drop zone if they lose to Swansea • Move to London Stadium has led to short-term dip, Bilic believes When West Ham United moved into the London Stadium last summer and began to dream about reaching the next level, presumably this is not what they had in mind. A season that was supposed to take pride of place in their application form to join the Premier League’s elite has turned into a scrap …

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Mesut Özil sparks Arsenal win over West Ham to boost Arsène Wenger’s cause

This was the result that everybody at Arsenal had craved, not least Arsène Wenger and, in these fragile times, it was one that the club’s directors could greet with relief and a degree of elation. For them, it was Exhibit A in the case for continuity. Arsenal edged back into fifth place in the Premier League and, after the nervy but fortifying draw with Manchester City here on Sunday, it…

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Racism on the terraces and 10 minutes at Torquay – Football Weekly Meets Leroy Rosenior

Leroy Rosenior talks to James Richardson about his career on and off the pitch, including the racism he encountered in the 1980s and his managerial stints at Torquay – all 10 minutes of it – and Sierra Leone On this edition of Football Weekly Me ets , AC Jimbo sits down for an extended chat with former Fulham, QPR and West Ham striker Leroy Rosenior . The title of Leroy’s new autobiography, “It’s Only Banter”, refers to how the vicious racism he…

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Andrea Ranocchia gives Hull renewed hope with late win against West Ham

Andrea Ranocchia’s late winner earned Hull another crucial home win in the fight to preserve their Premier League status and heaped more pressure on the West Ham manager Slaven Bilic. The Italian defender Ranocchia, signed on loan from Internazionale in January, headed home in the 85th minute to secure a 2-1 win. Andrew Robertson’s strike after the break had cancelled out West Ham striker Andy Carroll’s landmark opener. Related: Watford return to winning ways as Miguel Britos adds to Sunderland’s woes Related: Leicester…

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Football transfer rumours: Manchester City to move for Kingsley Coman?

Today’s tittle-tattle is in your town tonight A photo of a beaming Riyad Mahrez holding one thumb aloft features on the front page of Spanish daily Sport. The Leicester playmaker has apparently made it his “objective” to secure a move to Barcelona , but tellingly there seems to be no great indication that the Spanish side are hugely interested in bringing him to Camp Nou. Worryingly for Arsenal fans, Hector Bellerín also gets a mention, with the full-back …

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How it feels to have made one appearance in the Premier League

Established stars speak about top-flight football the way we talk about office jobs but players with one appearance remember just how surreal and exciting it is By Stephen Tudor for The Set Pieces , part of the Guardian Sport Network When Premier League legends describe what it’s like to play at the highest level they usually reduce it to cliché, like you or I would if we were detailing our work environment on…

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Football transfer rumours: Jermain Defoe back to West Ham?

Today’s fluff is scrounging a lift Home, says the Mill from beneath a pile of crisp packets, nail clippings and loose change in its hovel, is definitely where the heart is. Therefore no one should be remotely surprised that Wayne Rooney has decided 13 years at Manchester United was basically an extended gap year and, before he morphs into the character Tim Key plays in the sort-of funny E4 comedy of that name, he’s shedding…

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Bournemouth’s Joshua King hits hat-trick in thriller with West Ham

The jubilation on the touchline said it all, as Eddie Howe was mobbed by Joshua King, who wheeled away after scoring a hat-trick to earn Bournemouth a much-needed first win this year. King and Benik Afobe both missed first-half penalties before the Norway striker scored his ninth, tenth and eleventh goals of the season in a character-building home win against West Ham United, that lifts the …

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Antonio Conte says his Chelsea players will not slip up in title race

• ‘We will fight to stay on top of the league. I trust my players to do this’ • Chelsea beat West Ham 2-1 to restore 10-top lead at top of the table Antonio Conte has insisted he has complete trust in his players not to squander their lead at the top of the Premier League after Chelsea re-established their 10-point advantage at the top with an impressive win at West…

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West Ham’s Slaven Bilic fined £8,000 over misconduct charge

• Slaven Bilic fined for protesting at late West Brom equaliser • Bilic’s No2, Nikola Jurcevic, fined for reaction to ‘offside’ effort The West Ham manager, Slaven Bilic, and his assistant, Nikola Jurcevic, have each been fined £8,000 after admitting Football Association misconduct charges . Bilic and Jurcevic accepted the standard penalty in relation to incidents during the Premier League game against West Bromwich Albion . Related: West Brom’s Gareth McAuley denies West Ham a comeback win at the last

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Scott Hogan: former angry young man takes Vardy route to the big time

Aston Villa’s £15m signing from Brentford got back on track at Stocksbridge Park Steels and has the pace and eye for goal to reach the Premier League As Scott Hogan would no doubt testify, it sometimes takes rejection to change the course of history. “We wanted to sign him, 100%,” says the Rochdale manager, Keith Hill, “but he just wasn’t ready.” Almost six years before he completed his move from Brentford to Aston Villa for a fee…

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David Squires on … the football career of Frank Lampard

Our cartoonist reflects on the retirement of Frank Lampard, plus another thing or three Here is David’s archive of cartoons . Plus: David on … the transfer window | David on … football in the age of president Trump Continue reading…

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José Fonte’s swift return with West Ham to St Mary’s to provoke mixed response

The former captain’s uneasy departure will ensure a frosty reception in some quarters but it is different from a return such as Saido Berahino’s to West Brom It is almost exactly two years since the former Southampton centre‑back Dejan Lovren first returned to his old stamping ground with his new club, Liverpool, and was greeted by chants of “You’re just a shit José Fonte”. Fonte was a Saints idol back then, a model…

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Robert Snodgrass set for West Ham medical before £10m move from Hull

• Scotland international expected to complete move to the London Stadium • Marseille’s new bid worth £28m for Dimitri Payet rejected by Hammers Robert Snodgrass is set for a medical at West Ham on Friday ahead of his £10m move from Hull City. Related: Transfer window January 2017: every deal in Europe’s top five leagues Continue reading…

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Striking Dimitri Payet will not ‘destroy’ West Ham’s season, says Andy Carroll

• ‘No one player is going to destroy anything’ says rejuvenated striker • Slaven Bilic says happy private life is key to Carroll’s resurgence Andy Carroll has revealed that West Ham United’s players have resolved not to allow the striking Dimitri Payet to “destroy” their season and believes the squad’s anger with the France midfielder is bonding them to match-winning effect. With Payet once again absent after downing tools in an attempt to provoke a transfer to Marseille…

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West Ham’s striking failure: 32 signed in seven years and still no solution | Jacob Steinberg

In the seven years since David Sullivan and David Gold took charge, West Ham United have signed 32 strikers who have managed 125 goals in 641 games Haggling with Brentford over the asking price for Scott Hogan , testing Sunderland’s sense of humour with a £4m offer for Jermain Defoe, steeling themselves for bids for the mutinous Dimitri Payet, waving goodbye to Simone Zaza and preparing to point Jonathan Calleri to the exit, how West Ham United savoured …

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London Stadium helped Manchester City beat West Ham, says Pep Guardiola

• City manager claims his team felt they had more time at ‘bigger’ venue • ‘It was a bad night for us’ says Slaven Bilic after FA Cup third round loss Pep Guardiola said that Manchester City had enjoyed the feeling of time and space in possession thanks to the showpiece venue that is the London Stadium, as they strolled to a 5-0 FA Cup third-round victory over West Ham United. David Silva pulled the strings…

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Football transfer rumours: Moussa Dembélé and Patrice Evra to West Ham?

Today’s fluff glows white on the mountain tonight West Ham have given the world license to gossip after printing an anonymous article on their website , bylined “The Insider”, which reveals that “the board … have allocated significant funds to bolstering the squad. To that end, a bid of £20m was submitted for a player from Scotland. Meanwhile, an £8m bid was made for a player who currently plies his trade in the Championship, and a…

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Watford offer initial £8m for Brentford striker Scott Hogan

• West Ham also interested in signing former non-league striker • Hogan has scored 14 goals from 25 Championship appearances Watford have offered an initial £8m for Brentford’s Scott Hogan, with West Ham also interested in the 24-year-old fomer non-league striker. Watford manager Walter Mazarri is keen to strengthen his forward line having seen his side score just 23 goals in 19 Premier League matches so far this season. Related: Transfer window …

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Transfer window: five players who should interest Premier League clubs

Conor Hourihane could do a job for Sunderland or Middlesbrough and Manchester City should be bidding for Virgil van Dijk and Ederson Moraes By Martin Laurence for WhoScored? , part of the Guardian Sport Network It takes any goalkeeper time to readjust to a new league but Claudio Bravo’s first few months at Manchester City have been poor enough for a number of keepers to be linked with his position. If Pep Guardiola does…

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West Ham United v Manchester United: Premier League – as it happened

Juan Mata and Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored to take Manchester United to within a point of fourth place after the controversial sending off of West Ham’s Sofiane Feghouli 7.23pm GMT Related: Zlatan Ibrahimovic on target as Manchester United beat West Ham 7.10pm GMT Well, what an odd game. Mike Dean’s harsh sending off of Feghouli in the first half should have given Manchester United the impetus to race away with the game. But that didn’t happen. It took the introduction…

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Slaven Bilic sees cause for optimism but West Ham are still struggling to click

The manager is yet to find a formula that incorporates the talents of Dimitri Payet and his string of summer signings into a coherent collective At points this season it has seemed not only were the problems of the world on Slaven Bilic’s shoulders but also those of Venus and Jupiter too. The West Ham United manager has been forced to defend his club’s new stadium, their stewarding set-up, the quality of the pitch, the …

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Mark Noble penalty earns West Ham fortunate win over dominant Hull

Hull City produced a display of scintillating passing and movement, created an endless succession of chances and lost to West Ham in a result that leaves Mike Phelan’s side bottom of the Premier League at Christmas. There was something inevitable about the result: a classic case of footballing sod’s law. Hull hit the post three times, squandered two one-on-ones and generally saw their positive, well-drilled endeavours founder at the final hurdle. West Ham were largely disjointed …

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Mark Noble counts his spot luck as West Ham see off bullish Burnley

The demeanour was no less hangdog, but Slaven Bilic’s words were upbeat at last as he was able to celebrate a rare home Premier League victory. Mark Noble’s first-half goal, tucking away the rebound of his own saved penalty, earned West Ham three points in an unremarkable but unrelenting encounter with Burnley in which the home side dominated the first half only for the visitors to spring back in …

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Liverpool v West Ham United: Premier League – live!

Minute-by-minute updates from the 4.30pm GMT kick-off at Anfield Match report: Manchester United 1-0 Tottenham Live scores: all Sunday’s goals and scorers! Email rob.smyth@theguardian.com with your thoughts 5.06pm GMT 35 min “As a Liverpool fan I would love to agree with you about our chances of being champions but we just cannot and do not defend well enough,” says Jake Lynch. “Caught with nine players in the opposition half …

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