Defensive cover: Do we have enough?

I think every West Ham fan is in agreement that Issa Diop and Fabian Balbuena should, and indeed will, be our starting centre back pair next season. But is our cover for those positions sufficient enough? Angelo Ogbonna was essentially our only deputy last season, and while he is clearly…

Striker options

So with Arnautovic wanting to leave and Chicharito looking to leave coupled with Perez being Sold and Carroll released, we now have just one senior striker who is wanting to stay, Jordan Hugill.  The transfer window is well open and other clubs are doing business fairly quickly ahead of the…

If we sold Diop who should we replace him with and where shall we spend the extra money?

Personally at this stage of his career I feel a move away for him is a bit premature, there’s no doubt that he is destined to become a great player and he is only 21 after all but it’s just not the right time.  He had a brilliant debut season…

Snodgrass To Extend His Stay In East London

Today Snodgrass has signed a 1 year contract extension, taking him up to the end of the 2020/21 season. He made 38 appearances last season only missing out on the matchday squad twice. It’s not keeping hold of one of our ‘biggest’ stars, but it is still keeping an important…

Breaking: Arnautovic hands in transfer request

Marko Arnautovic has handed in a transfer request to West Ham United after receiving an offer from an unnamed Chinese club, according to Sky Sports. The 30-year-old came close to leaving East London for China last January, before extending his current contract with the Hammers.  His form dipped during the…