Bad news for Hammers as club dealt a double whammy

Bad news for the Hammers as the club has been dealt a double whammy ahead of the new season.

Andy Carroll, who was looking forward to starting the new season against the Bluebirds is set to miss the first month of the season while on the other side of the channel, monsieur Salomon Kalou has turned down a chance to join West Ham. [Read more…]

Carroll aims to make squad to face Bluebirds in two weeks

With West Ham’s first match of the new season just two weeks away against Cardiff City, front man Andy Carroll wants to give his side a boost by being match fit for the showdown.

Andy Carroll joined the east London club after a successful one-year loan deal from Liverpool for a club record transfer fee. [Read more…]

Is Andy Carroll Undroppable?

When West Ham completed the loan deal for Andy Carroll last season; it was viewed as a huge deal, it was a deal that suited both parties, after-all we would play to his strengths, something previous club Liverpool failed/chose not to do.

After a successful loan spell we decided to sign the big forward on a permanent deal, Carroll is currently injured until September time and the club are looking for a striker to assist Andy and hopefully bring the best out of him. [Read more…]

West Ham Friday Transfer & News Update

West Ham United stepped up their pre-season training this week and followed up their win over Cork in Ireland with a 3-0 victory at Boreham Wood.

Lots of transfer speculation again this week with the club being linked with a number of forwards as well as a few midfielder players, which is interesting as West Ham Manager Sam Allardyce has said the club are only looking for one more quality player, so is it a striker or midfielder? I think we need both. [Read more…]

West Ham receive Carroll injury boost while Cole targets glory

West Ham United fans received a timely boost with news that the clubs record signing Andy Carroll should be fit for the start of the season.

Carroll, 24, was signed from Liverpool for £15 million but has been struggling with a heel injury he picked up in the last game of season, with no prognosis of when he would be strutting his stuff for West Ham. [Read more…]

3 reasons why Andy Carroll is a keeper

We think Andy Carroll is a keeper and we are going to give you three good reasons. Carroll finally signed from Liverpool after a loan spell from the Anfield club for £16million.

24 year old Carroll signed a 6 year deal and will pocket some serious cash on the way, to the tune of £100k a-week. [Read more…]

West Ham Friday Roundup

West Ham United have had a busy time in the transfer market this week and the rumour mill is starting to go into overdrive as silly season starts to kick off.

So let’s start with the big news which we all wanted to hear, and that is the permanent signing of Andy Carroll from Liverpool for a fee in the region of £15m. This is fantastic news for West Ham and really puts down a marker of our intent to consolidate in the Premier League and push higher up the table than last seasons 10th place finish.

The most unlikely story coming out regarding Carroll was the bizarre story run by the Daily Star suggesting Arsenal sought to hijack the deal and sign the big number 9 for themselves! [Read more…]

West Ham agrees on price for Andy Carroll

Great news for Hammers fans everywhere is that big Geordie Andy Carroll is part of West Ham United setup after the Irons agreed a £16million fee with Liverpool to sign the striker.

The Hammers hope that the promise of regular first team football would persuade Carroll to join the Londoners on a permanent deal especially as the World Cup in Brazil is just around the corner, so to speak. [Read more…]