Manchester United 0-3 West Ham U23- Young Hammers begin 2018 brightly

Goals from Diangana, Toni Martinez and Martin Samuelsen saw West Ham U23 begin the year on a bright note as they beat Manchester United U23’s 3-0 at Old Trafford. The game was goalless at the interval but Diangana’s 51st minute effort and Luca Ercolani’s red card seconds later swung the game the visitors’ way, and strikes from Martinez (61) and Samuelsen (63) sealed victory in this PL2 clash. [Read more…]

Bristol Rovers vs West Ham U21 2017- Martinez brace seals Checkatrade Trophy progress

Toni Martinez’s brace sealed West Ham’s passage into the knockout rounds of the Checkatrade Trophy as they came from behind to beat Bristol Rovers 3-1 last night.

The Spaniard, who had scored a hat trick against Manchester United in a Premier League 2 fixture in October, netted on either side of Martin Samuelsen’s 51st minute effort after Tom Nichols had put the home side ahead almost immediately after kick off.

The young Hammers had beaten Swindon Town 3-2 back in August, with the Robins now set to take on Rovers in a winnner-takes all clash next week. [Read more…]

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…]