In brief: Friday's news round-up

  • by Staff Writer #2
  • Friday, 24th January 2020

Get the very latest West Ham news in one place, with our daily media round-up!

Ayoze P?rez's late double deflates West Ham as Leicester regain swagger
Leicester got back their mojo but lost their talisman, as Jamie Vardy limped off here with a suspected glute injury.
https://www.theguardian.com/football/2020/jan/22/leicester-west-ham-premier-league-match-report

Leicester 4-1 West Ham: Brendan Rodgers' side return to winning ways to boost top-four hopes
Report and highlights as third-placed Leicester move eight points clear of Chelsea in fourth; West Ham stay 17th.
https://www.skysports.com/football/leicester-vs-west-ham/408214

Jamie Vardy forced off with hamstring injury as England striker crisis worsens
The Leicester City striker was forced to make way with what appeared to be a hamstring injury in his side's Premier League clash with West Ham on Wednesday night.
https://www.mirror.co.uk/sport/football/news/jamie-vardy-forced-hamstring-injury-21338859

West Ham eyeing Ryan Fraser transfer as Bournemouth star's contract runs down
EXCLUSIVE: Ryan Fraser had been linked with both Arsenal and Liverpool but West Ham are hoping to bring the Scot to the London Stadium.
https://www.mirror.co.uk/sport/football/transfer-news/west-ham-eyeing-ryan-fraser-21337806

West Ham have 'super' transfer offer for ex-Leeds man Ronaldo Vieira rejected
West Ham are said to have failed in a lucrative offer to Sampdoria for the services of Ronaldo Vieira.
https://www.dailystar.co.uk/sport/football/west-ham-super-transfer-offer-21338230

Leeds United battling West Ham and Norwich for winger Adri Embarba
Leeds manager Marcelo Bielsa is looking to swoop for talented Rayo Vallecano winger Adri Embarba.
https://www.dailystar.co.uk/sport/football/leeds-united-battling-west-ham-21335980

David Moyes insists West Ham will be cautious with Michail Antonio to avoid another injury setback
West Ham manager David Moyes is taking a cautious approach with Michail Antonio following the winger's return from his latest hamstring issue.
https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/west-ham-michail-antonio-injury-david-moyes-premier-league-a4341461.html

Five reasons to watch Leicester City versus West Ham United
Declan Rice will also have the unenviable task of slowing Leicester City's outstanding playmaker James Maddison.
https://www.whufc.com/news/articles/2020/january/22-january/five-reasons-watch-leicester-city-versus-west-ham-united

David Moyes: We're battling well against injuries
West Ham United manager David Moyes has praised his squad for their performances in recent weeks in unfortunate conditions.
https://www.whufc.com/news/articles/2020/january/22-january/david-moyes-were-battling-well-against-injuries

On this day - Three and easy for Hammers at Leicester
Taking a look back at a classic West Ham United moment on this day in history, in association with Basset & Gold..
https://www.whufc.com/news/articles/2020/january/22-january/day-three-and-easy-hammers-leicester

As it happened: Leicester City 4-1 West Ham United
Good afternoon and welcome to King Power Stadium for tonight's Premier League fixture between hosts Leicester City and West Ham United.
https://www.whufc.com/news/articles/2020/january/22-january/it-happened-leicester-city-4-1-west-ham-united

Team news: Masuaku returns to starting XI, Antonio on bench
West Ham United make one change to their starting XI for Wednesday's Premier League game at Leicester City.
https://www.whufc.com/news/articles/2020/january/22-january/team-news-masuaku-returns-starting-xi-antonio-bench

Hammers defeated at Leicester
West Ham United fell to a 4-1 defeat at Leicester City on Wednesday night.
https://www.whufc.com/news/latest-news

West Ham interested in French midfielder
Sources in France say West Ham have expressed an interest in signing Nantes defensive midfielder Abdoulaye Toure.
https://kumb.com/story.php?id=134283

Leicester City v West Ham United
It's the second dose of Preview Percy in a few days. We don't pay him for this - and unfortunately we get our money's worth. Here's his look at Wednesday's visit to Leicester...
https://kumb.com/article.php?id=43734


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Crystal Palace in talks over January loan deal for former Atletico Madrid winger Yannick Carrasco... but Dalian Yifang star is on ?180k a week in China
Crystal Palace are in talks over a January loan deal for Dalian Yifang winger Yannick Carrasco.
https://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/football/article-7922497/Crystal-Palace-talks-January-loan-deal-former-Atletico-Madrid-winger-Yannick-Carrasco.html

West Ham would sign Dimitri Payet on loan but permanent transfer return doubtful
West Ham are in need of reinforcements in the January transfer window and reports suggest they are considering a loan move for ex-star Dimitri Payet
https://www.dailystar.co.uk/sport/football/west-ham-would-sign-dimitri-21344947

'Was it better to play at Upton Park? No discussion...': Slaven Bilic says West Ham lost the fear factor when they moved to glitzy Olympic Stadium as he returns to old stomping ground with West Brom for FA Cup clash
Former West Ham manager Slaven Bilic has said he preferred playing at Upton Park and feels the prospect of a trip to the Olympic Stadium isn't as daunting.
https://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/football/article-7921199/Slaven-Bilic-says-West-Ham-lost-fear-factor-moved-glitzy-Olympic-Stadium.html

Exclusive Slaven Bilic interview: 'Upton Park or the London Stadium? There's no discussion'
Slaven Bilic was at home working when his phone starting to ping with messages, and he realised something was up. "They were from my friends at West Ham. I knew straight away and it was like 'oh my God!'" he says.
https://www.telegraph.co.uk/football/2020/01/23/exclusive-slaven-bilic-interview-upton-park-london-stadium-no/

Rangers set to double their money on Connor Goldson as West Ham plot transfer raid
West Ham transfer plans include experienced Rangers centre-back Connor Goldson.
https://www.dailystar.co.uk/sport/football/rangers-set-double-money-connor-21342775

Football transfer rumours: Dimitri Payet heading back to West Ham?
Intriguing news breaks from France, where L'Equipe is reporting that West Ham are keen on re-signing Dimitri Payet from Marseille.
https://www.theguardian.com/football/2020/jan/23/football-transfer-rumours-dimitri-payet-heading-back-to-west-ham

Highlights: Leicester City 4-1 West Ham United
West Ham United fell to a 4-1 defeat at Leicester City on Wednesday night.
https://www.whufc.com/news/articles/2020/january/23-january/highlights-leicester-city-4-1-west-ham-united

West Ham United women's team announce Vision Consulting as Official Partner
West Ham United women's team are delighted to announce Vision Consulting as the club's newest Official Partner.
https://www.whufc.com/news/articles/2020/january/23-january/west-ham-united-womens-team-announce-vision-consulting

On This Day: Anton and Yossi wonder goals freeze Fulham
Taking a look back at a classic West Ham United moment on this day in history, in association with Basset & Gold..
https://www.whufc.com/news/articles/2020/january/23-january/day-anton-and-yossi-wonder-goals-freeze-fulham

Ricky Martin: Fluidity is key at Chadwell Heath
Academy Manager Ricky Martin looks back on the way his players and staff have adapted to a fluid, mutually-respectful way of working...
https://www.whufc.com/news/articles/2020/january/23-january/ricky-martin-fluidity-key-chadwell-heath

Robert Snodgrass: We need to get a run going quickly
West Ham United midfielder Robert Snodgrass has called on his side to start ensuring that positive performances translate into consistent results.
https://www.whufc.com/news/articles/2020/january/23-january/robert-snodgrass-we-need-get-run-going-quickly

West Ham want Payet back
West Ham have begun moves to bring former talisman Dimitri Payet back to the club, according to French daily L'Equipe.
https://kumb.com/story.php?id=134285

Noble: there's a long way to go
Mark Noble admitted to being hugely disappointed by last night's 4-1 defeat at Leicester - but isn't giving up yet.
https://kumb.com/story.php?id=134287

Stop lying your heart out
West Ham fans have adapted the Oasis classic 'Stop Crying Your Heart Out' to register their disapproval at the club's board.
https://kumb.com/story.php?id=134288

Bilic: I preferred playing at Upton Park
West Bromwich Albion coach Slaven Bilic says that this weekend's return to Stratford will be a "special" day for him.
https://kumb.com/story.php?id=134289

George Levine
Everyone at KUMB is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of George 'Amsterhammer' Levine, one of Knees up Mother Brown's original Forum moderators.
https://kumb.com/story.php?id=134290

The genesis of our downfall
Let's be honest - all this this is nothing new.
https://kumb.com/article.php?id=43735


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