West Ham

  • West Ham's Cheikhou Kouyate out for six weeks 4 hours 42 minutes ago

    West Ham United could be without midfielder Cheikhou Kouyate for up to six weeks after he suffered an injury in the Premier League win against Liverpool at the weekend, the London club's co-owner David Gold said on Monday. The powerful 24-year-old Senegal international was injured towards the end of his side's...
  • West Ham stun Liverpool 3-1 at Upton Park 2 days ago

    London: Liverpool's English Premier League challenge received another early blow as an impressive West Ham beat last season's runner-up 3-1 on Saturday. Liverpool were heavily favored to win at West Ham, but suffered successive league defeats for the first time since December. "We made a really slow start and before we knew...
  • Hull City draw 2-2 with West Ham in EPL 1 week ago

    A Curtis Davies own goal gifted West Ham United a point after Hull City had twice taken the lead in a frenetic 2-2 draw in the Premier League on Monday. Debut goals from Hull's club-record signing Abel Hernandez and Mohamed Diame, facing his former club, were cancelled out in the second...
  • Alex Song joins West Ham on loan from Barcelona August 30, 2014

    Spain: Alex Song is returning to the Premier League after Barcelona agreed to loan the Cameroon midfielder to West Ham. Barcelona say they have loaned Song out for this season. Song played for Arsenal for five seasons before joining Barcelona in 2011. He made 65 appearances in two seasons with Barcelona, mainly...
  • EPL Team Preview: Performances as important as points for West Ham August 15, 2014

    Newcastle: For West Ham manager Sam Allardyce, preserving the team's Premier League status won't be enough to keep him in a job this season. He must also entertain the fans. West Ham have always regarded style as important as substance despite playing the socalled "West Ham Way" often being to the...
  • West Ham swoop for Senegal forward Diafra Sakho August 15, 2014

    London: Senegal striker Diafra Sakho has joined West Ham United from Ligue 2 champions Metz for an undisclosed fee. According to media reports on Thursday, the 24yearold cost the Premier League club around 4.5 million pounds ($7.51 million). "This is a proud day to have signed for West Ham," Sakho told West...
  • Enner Valencia to miss opening matches for West Ham United August 7, 2014

    West Ham United's attacking problems have worsened with new signing Enner Valencia set to miss their opening two Premier League fixtures, coowner David Sullivan said on Thursday. Valencia joined West Ham from Mexico's Pachuca last month, having scored all three of Ecuador's goals at the World Cup finals in Brazil. The 24yearold...
  • Arsenal's Jenkinson joins West Ham on seasonlong loan August 1, 2014

    London: West Ham United have bolstered their defensive options with the signing of England fullback Carl Jenkinson from Arsenal on a seasonlong loan, the Premier League club said on Thursday. The 22yearold joined Arsenal from Charlton Athletic in 2011, making 57 appearances as backup to firstchoice right back Bacary Sagna. After Sagna...
  • Ecuador striker Enner Valencia joins West Ham on fiveyear deal July 18, 2014

    Ecuador striker Enner Valencia has joined West Ham United for an undisclosed fee from Mexican side Pachuca, the Premier League club said. The 25yearold has signed a fiveyear contract at Upton Park and the deal is subject to a successful work permit hearing, West Ham said on their website (www.whufc.com). No fee...
  • Teddy Sheringham joins West Ham as attacking coach May 30, 2014

    West Ham manager Sam Allardyce has responded to demands to make his team more entertaining by hiring former England forward Teddy Sheringham as the club's new attacking coach. Sheringham, who played for West Ham for three years toward the end of his long career, will join the London team on a...
  • Allardyce wants to deny City title for Gerrard's sake May 9, 2014

    London: Strapping Sam Allardyce doesn't look the sentimental type, but the West Ham boss says he'd like his team to deny Manchester City the Premier League title in the final match of the season on Sunday because Liverpool's Steven Gerrard deserves to win it. City, who have already beaten West Ham...
  • EPL: Sergio Aguero fit after injury for Manchester City's title decider May 9, 2014

    Argentina striker Sergio Aguero is available for Manchester City's titledeciding match against West Ham in the English Premier League on Sunday after recovering from a groin injury. City manager Manuel Pellegrini says his "whole squad is fit" for the game, which the team needs to win or draw to guarantee capturing...
  • Manchester City need only a draw against West Ham to clinch EPL title May 9, 2014

    England: The climax to this season has taught us there's no such thing as a foregone conclusion in the English Premier League. Manchester City avoiding defeat at home to West Ham, however, is as close it gets. And that's all City need to achieve on Sunday to clinch a second championship in...
  • West Ham staying up with 20 win over 10man Spurs May 3, 2014

    London: West Ham guaranteed their Premier League survival with a 20 win over 10man Tottenham on Saturday in a London derby that took the pressure off Hammers manager Sam Allardyce. Younes Kaboul was dismissed in the 25th minute with a straight red card. Spurs goalkeeper Hugo Lloris, who prevented a far...
  • Podolski double against West Ham gets Arsenal back into top four April 16, 2014

    London: Arsenal striker Lukas Podolski struck twice in a laboured 3-1 win over West Ham United on Tuesday as the FA Cup finalists maintained their push for a Champions League place by moving back into the top four. Germany international Podolski equalised before the break and capped a fine display with...
  • Victory sets up Liverpool for hugely emotional week ahead April 7, 2014

    Liverpool prepared themselves in the best way possible for a hugely significant week when they beat West Ham United 2-1 on Sunday and returned to the top of the Premier League table. An incident-packed match at Upton Park finished with Liverpool taking all three points thanks to Steven Gerrard's two penalties...
  • Gerrard strikes twice as Liverpool return to top of Premier League April 6, 2014

    Steven Gerrard scored two penalties as Liverpool went back to the top of the Premier League with a 2-1 win at West Ham United to complete a Merseyside win-double over London clubs on Sunday. Earlier Everton crushed a woeful Arsenal side 3-0 at Goodison Park to boost their chances of a...
  • Wayne Rooney double gives Manchester United 2-0 win at West Ham March 23, 2014

    London: With David Beckham watching in the stands at West Ham, Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney replicated one of the retired star's most memorable goals on Saturday. Setting United on their way to a 2-0 victory, Rooney sent the ball high from inside the halfway line over goalkeeper Adrian after just...
  • West Ham won't repeat Olympiakos mistakes, says Sam Allardyce March 20, 2014

    Olympiakos Piraeus were too open in the Champions League defeat by Manchester United and West Ham United will be more cautious when the teams meet at Upton Park on Saturday, said manager Sam Allardyce. Manchester United beat Olympiakos 3-2 on aggregate to reach the Champions League quarter-finals, overturning a 2-0 first-leg...
  • Nicolas Anelka handed five-match ban for 'quenelle' salute: FA February 27, 2014

    West Bromwich Albion forward Nicolas Anelka has been banned for five matches and fined 80,000 pounds for making an alleged anti-Semitic gesture in a match in December, the Football Association said on Thursday. The Frenchman, who made a "quenelle" salute after scoring in a 3-3 draw against West Ham United on...
  • West Ham's Andy Carroll ready to fight for place after ban February 25, 2014

    Andy Carroll is ready to fight for his place in West Ham United's starting team following a three-match suspension and the striker still has ambitions of being part of England's World Cup squad. The 25-year-old, who has made six appearances this season after being plagued with a foot injury, was sent...
  • West Ham's Andy Carroll loses appeal over threegame ban February 5, 2014

    London: West Ham striker Andy Carroll has lost his appeal against a threematch ban for violent conduct following his red card against Swansea. The Football Association says that an independent panel rejected Carroll's claim of wrongful dismissal, and the ban will take immediate effect. Carroll was shown a straight red card just...
  • West Ham hope Carroll avoids ban to lift survival hopes February 3, 2014

    West Ham United are hoping Andy Carroll's productive doubleact with Kevin Nolan will not be derailed by a threematch ban as the Premier League strugglers look to ease their way out of relegation trouble. Carroll, who has barely featured for the club due to injury since making a permanent move from...
  • Chelsea held to 00 draw by West Ham January 30, 2014

    London: A resilient West Ham side held Chelsea to a 00 draw at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday as Jose Mourinho's team lost ground to new leader Manchester City in the Premier League title race. Under a pouring rain, West Ham defended for most of the secondhalf and managed to contain Chelsea's...
  • AC Milan loan out Antonio Nocerino to West Ham January 25, 2014

    London: Italian midfielder Antonio Nocerino has left AC Milan to join Premier League struggler West Ham on loan as he looks to revive his chances of playing in the World Cup this summer. The 28yearold Nocerino will be at Upton Park until the rest of the season after losing his regular...
  • FA charges Nicolas Anelka for antiSemitic gesture January 22, 2014

    London: West Bromwich Albion forward Nicolas Anelka was charged by the English Football Association on Tuesday for performing a gesture considered to be antiSemitic while he was celebrating a goal. The former French national team play has until Thursday to respond to the charge and is facing a minimum fivegame...
  • Man City reach Wembley with 90 aggregate rout of West Ham in League Cup January 22, 2014

    London: Manchester City completed a resounding demolition of West Ham United by winning the second leg of their League Cup semifinal 30 on Tuesday to book their place in the final at Wembley 90 on aggregate. With the tie effectively over after West Ham's leaky defence shipped six goals in the...
  • West Ham defender Demel out of hospital after concussion January 12, 2014

    London: West Ham United's Ivory Coast international Guy Demel was released from hospital on Sunday after suffering a head injury during his side's 20 Premier League win at Cardiff City, the club said on Twitter. The 32yearold defender was carried away on a stretcher after receiving oxygen on the pitch, having...
  • Manchester City crush woeful West Ham in League Cup semifinal January 9, 2014

    Manchester: Alvaro Negredo grabbed a hattrick as Manchester City crushed West Ham United 60 in their League Cup semifinal first leg on Wednesday in another body blow for the beleaguered London club. City effectively sealed their place in the final at Wembley with another onesided demonstration of their attacking potency, Edin...
  • West Ham owners back manager Sam Allardyce January 6, 2014

    London: West Ham's cochairmen have given their backing to manager Sam Allardyce, a day after the relegationthreatened club slumped to an embarrassing 50 loss to secondtier opposition in the FA Cup. Of the current bottom five teams in the Premier League, only nexttolast West Ham haven't changed managers by the halfway...