Norwich City vs West Ham United: Preview & Prediction
Feb13

Norwich City vs West Ham United: Preview & Prediction

Freefalling Norwich City host West Ham United in desperate need of points to halt their slide which sees them kick off their weekend in the relegation zone. Last weekend’s tame 2-0 defeat at bottom club Aston Villa was the Canaries’ fifth consecutive defeat, a run which has shattered any confidence built up by back-to-back wins during the distant festive period. This run represents a real test for inexperienced boss Alex Neil, who is...

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Premier League Valentine’s Day Themed Squad: Dating Baines, Victor Roses & more
Feb12

Premier League Valentine’s Day Themed Squad: Dating Baines, Victor Roses & more

With Valentine’s Day coming up on Sunday, we at Shoot decided that we would come up with a love-themed Premier League squad, with a chairman, manager and stadium. Yes, of course we’ve updated some names so they fit into the criteria by being as imaginative as we can, but Jason ‘Puncheon above your weight’ is brilliant, right? Let us know @_shootfootball if you think any other names could have made it into our...

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West Ham United’s Valentine Star: Who is the Hammers’ most loved player?
Feb11

West Ham United’s Valentine Star: Who is the Hammers’ most loved player?

Name: Dimitri Payet Position: Midfielder The £10.7m summer signing of Dimitri Payet looks to be a shrewd and brilliant piece of business by West Ham. Already a fans’ favourite, the Hammers supporters have been able to watch a player play the ‘West Ham way’ during their final season at Upton Park. Several of the Claret and Blue fans from East London have compared Payet to some of the great footballers in their history, after only six...

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FA Cup Round-Up: West Ham United and West Brom scrape through to the last-16
Feb11

FA Cup Round-Up: West Ham United and West Brom scrape through to the last-16

Premier League duo West Ham United and West Brom were pushed all the way to extra-time and beyond after narrowly fending off Liverpool and Peterborough United respectively and advance into the last-16 of the Emirates FA Cup. Tuesday night saw the Boleyn Ground host this week’s all English top-flight clash between the Hammers and Reds; with both managers, Slaven Bilic and Jurgen Klopp, making wholesale changes to their first-team...

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Chinese Super League club to tempt West Ham United’s new signing with £5.5m-a-year offer
Feb11

Chinese Super League club to tempt West Ham United’s new signing with £5.5m-a-year offer

New Premier League signing Emmanuel Emenike could still be set to make a move to China in the short-term future after it emerged he is still a transfer target in the Far East, according to the Daily Mirror. The Nigeria international; who only joined West Ham United on loan from Turkish giants Fenerbahce until the end of the 2015-16 campaign, with the option to make the switch permanent this summer, is still being monitored by Chinese...

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Tottenham and West Ham eye Barcelona’s £19.5m-rated out-of-favour defender
Feb10

Tottenham and West Ham eye Barcelona’s £19.5m-rated out-of-favour defender

Tottenham and West Ham United could go head-to-head this summer in a bid to sign Spain international Marc Bartra, according to Mundo Deportivo (via Football Espana). The Premier League duo, who currently sit second and sixth in the standings respectively, are said to be keeping close tabs on the FC Barcelona defender ahead of the close of the 2015-16 campaign. The 25-year-old, who has six international caps for his country, has scored...

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