Rovers terminate Samuelsen loan deal

Martin Samuelsen has returned to West Ham after Blackburn Rovers terminated his loan spell. The Norway international moved to Ewood Park on a season long loan in August but has made only four appearances so far for the troubled Championship outfit.

Rovers manager Owen Coyle said that Samuelsen had wanted to be starting games [Read more…]

Video Martin Samuelsen goal v San Marino WC Qualifying

Norway beat San Marino 4-1 during the international break in this WC qualifier and Martin Samuelsen scored a goal for the home side on 82 minutes. It was Norway’s third goal of the game and their 4-1 win broke a four game losing streak [Read more…]

Loan Player Watch Video- Martin Samuelsen scores very nice goal for Posh in FA Cup

West Ham starlet Martin Samuelsen, currently on loan at Peterborough United, scored a very nice goal in his side’s 2-0 win in the FA Cup against Preston North End. Samuelsen’s goal v Preston was the opening goal of the game, and came on 7 minutes. Posh sealed victory thanks to Conor Washington’s second half strike [Read more…]

Martin Samuelsen to West Ham 2015- Hammers sign young Norwegian from Man City

It’s not Dimitri Payet (not yet), but we have a confirmed signing! West Ham United have made another acquisition in the summer transfer window by snapping up talented youngster Martin Samuelsen from Man City. He joins a two year deal (till 2017) and has the option of extending it by a further two years. Samuelsen is our third signing of the season after goalkeeper Darren Randolph (Birmingham) and midfielder Pedro Obiang (Sampdoria)

The 18 year old has been capped by Norway at U16, U17 and U18 levels, and Academy manager Terry Westley was delighted at the acquisition. Westley said that the teenager had been a target for the likes of Real Madrid and Chelsea at the age of 14, and chose to join West Ham despite having interest from several Italian and German clubs. [Read more…]