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West Ham round-up: Manchester United defender should join; Carroll’s injury doubt; captain wants recognition

Former West Ham goalkeeper Shaka Hislop has told ESPN that he believes that Manchester United reject Luke Shaw should consider a move to the London Stadium in the hope that it can help reignite his career. The former Trinidad and Tobago international said: “If I’m Luke Shaw or his agent, I’m thinking: “It’s time to move on’. I don’t see him fitting …

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West Ham round-up: Striker backed for England recall; two January bids rejected; Hurst labels Payet a “prima donna”

One of the best performers of the season so far for West Ham has been Andy Carroll, despite his frequent injury problems, and Slaven Bilic claims that he deserves a recall to the England national side as he gave an interview with TalkSPORT, where he said: “He gives you another option. There are not many players capable of playing like him. …

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West Ham round-up: Interest in French defender; Gold backs Bilic; striker fitness latest

Despite a real lack of natural right-backs at the club, the Hammers have been linked with few players in the position of late. However, the Sun believe that the club are preparing a £10 million move from Saint-Etienne to London after impressing in France and with a recent Europa League display at Old Trafford. Embed from Getty Images   The 25-year-old can …

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West Ham round-up: Munich want Hammers target; La Liga star targeted; signing playing through the pain

The Daily Record report that Bayern Munich are considering a £30 million bid for the West Ham’s January transfer target Moussa Dembele. The Celtic sensation was subject to interest from the club and Chelsea in the mid-season window, but Bayern could now seek to make him theirs in the summer. Embed from Getty Images   It’s not yet clear if the club …

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West Ham round-up: Lanzini reveals desire for future move; Carroll’s form explained; praise for youngster

One man has been labelled as the closest that the club has to a direct replacement for Dimitri Payet, in the form of Manuel Lanzini. The Argentinean has so far lived up to that tag, scoring a crucial goal against West Brom before the side conceded a devastating last gasp equaliser. However, Lanzini told TV channel TyC Sports, as translated by …

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West Ham round-up: Bilic slams refereeing; Carroll backed for England call-up; pre-season preparations made

Slaven Bilic could face punishment from the Football Association after hitting out at referee Michael Oliver after a number of debatable decisions in their game against West Brom. Bilic told the press: “We were on the wrong end of all the major decisions, and there were more than a few. First their goal, then the disallowed goal for us, a …

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West Ham round-up: Manchester City duo linked; Atletico midfielder watched; Bilic reacts to last gasp West Brom draw

The Hammers are desperate to add depth and quality in defence, particularly on the right hand side, whilst the Telegraph link the club with a move for Manchester City full-back Bacary Sagna and the Mirror say they are preparing an offer for his teammate Pablo Zabaleta. Both are set to see their contracts expire in the summer and have not yet been offered …

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Three things we learnt from West Ham’s 2-2 draw with West Brom

Gareth McAuley salvaged a point for West Bromwich Albion with a dramatic 94th-minute equaliser against West Ham United at the London Stadium. The Baggies had broken the deadlock in the early stages through Nacer Chadli, before second-half strikes from Sofiane Feghouli and Manuel Lanzini looked to have won it for the hosts. There was a late twist in the tale, …

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