Sakho deal falls through as West Brom pull out

Diafra Sakho's proposed £16m transfer to West Brom looked as good as certain, until West Brom pulled out of the deal this afternoon. It is understood that the Baggies were no longer interested in the striker after finding out that the player would not be fit in time for the start

Lanzini rewarded with special shirt number

Manuel Lanzini has been rewarded for his fine form last season, with a very special shirt number. The Argentine playmaker will wear the number 10 shirt this year; a number which was worn by club legend Paolo Di Canio. Lanzini will be out of action for 5 weeks due to a

Davide Santon set for talks and medical today!

WHUNews understand that West Ham have turned their attention to a new full back, following rejected offers for Andrew Robertson and Norwich's Martin Olsson. That player is Inter Milan defender Davide Santon, who had agreed terms with Sunderland earlier in the transfer window but the deal collapsed. The former Newcastle man can

Brand New WHUNews Forum up and running!

We're very excited to announce that the brand new West Ham United News Forum has now arrived and is ready to use! You can now give your opinions on the latest transfer news, upcoming matches and recent results by signing up to the WHUNews forum. All you have to do is

Gonzalo Higuain to play at new West Ham ground

Ex Real Madrid star Gonzalo Higuain looks set to play for his new side Juventus when they come to East London to play West Ham in a friendly on Sunday. The match will be the official first game at the newly renovated London Stadium, with the opening ceremony planned for before

Calleri announces he’s signing for West Ham

Deportivo Maldonado striker Jonathan Calleri has announced on Argentine TV that he is signing for West Ham United. The forward had been linked with Chelsea and Tottenham Hostpur, as well as Barcelona in more recent times, but the player confirmed he would instead be moving to East London. It has been

Keeper Darren Randolph signs new 4 year deal

West Ham shot-stopper Darren Randolph has extended his stay in the East End and has signed a new year contract with the club. The goalkeeper had an impressive Euro 2016 finals in France with his native Ireland, and had been linked with a potential move elsewhere. Southampton were said to be

West Brom agree deal for striker Diafra Sakho

It's been no secret that West Ham striker Diafra Sakho wants to move clubs this Summer. The Senegalese player wants first team football, and refused to travel with the Irons squad when they left for their pre-season tour of Austria. It was said that Sunderland wanted to sign Sakho, but that

West Ham very close to signing ‘proven striker’

West Ham chairman David Sullivan today said that the club are very close to signing a proven striker from Europe. He described the player as someone who has consistently scored a lot of goals in competitive leagues. He added that the player would need time to settle but he's confident