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…]

West Ham Tuesday Update

West Ham United continue to be linked with a whole host of strikers while Hammer’s Co-Chairman David Gold has come out defending Allardyce’s style of play and West Ham’s former number 9 Carlton Cole looks set for a French adventure.

David Gold has launched a defence of West Ham manager Sam Allardyce’s tactics and style of football suggesting Big Sam is unfairly labelled a long ball merchant and has hit all the targets the club have set him. [Read more…]

Allardyce confirms he wants Kalou at Upton Park

About a week ago we spoke about the possibility of Lille’s Salomon Kalou coming to West Ham and his interest in a premier League return. Allardyce has now revealed that the club is after a deal with the Frenchman.

To put it short, the West Ham manager has confirmed he wants 27 year-old Salomon Kalou at the Boleyn Ground.. [Read more…]

West Ham set to sign Salomon Kalou from Lille?

Ex Chelsea star Salomon Kalou, who is currently at French outfit Lille, could end up at the Boleyn ground if reports from the Daily Mirror are to be taken seriously.

Apparently, West Ham are plotting a £2.5m move for the Ivorian although the ex Chelsea went to Lille on a free transfer. Now the French club want the Hammers to pay for him! Sounds a little desperate to me to buy a player who was originally a Bosman! [Read more…]