West Ham vs Southampton – Premier League preview and team news

Southampton will be aiming to follow on from their amazing Boxing Day success over Arsenal as they take on another London club in West Ham United, who have drawn each of their last five matches. Mainly as a consequence of injuries to several key players, the home side have lost a lot of the dynamism and flair that characterised their performances in the early weeks of the season, and so they now occupy a place in mid-table having not won in two months. A lot of the optimism which built…

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West Ham agree deal to sign Barcelona midfielder Alex Song

West Ham have reportedly completed a deal that would see Barcelona’s holding midfielder Alex Song return to the club, Sky Sports New HQ have revealed. BREAKING: @whufc_official agree deal to sign Alex Song from @FCBarcelona. More here: http://t.co/uuAL1gxdDP #SSNHQ — Sky Sports News HQ (@SkySportsNewsHQ) August 19, 2015 While a fee has not been made public just yet, the Daily Express suggest that the 27-year-old has signed a three-year contract at the Boleyn Ground. The former Arsenal man spent last season on loan with the Hammers, and it appears that…

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West Ham join Premier League duo in race for Barcelona midfielder

West Ham boss Slaven Bilic has confirmed that he intends to make an offer that would see Chelsea and Liverpool target Alex Song return to the Boleyn Ground next season. The midfielder spent last season on loan with the Hammers, and the Daily Express report that Barcelona would be happy to let him go, should any interested club offer £6m. And Bilic explained that they would be one of the sides making an offer. “I don’t deny that he was a great player who did really well last year and…

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Chelsea news and gossip: Transfer targets reject Stamford Bridge move, while Blues remain on Song

Here is Monday’s news and rumours concerning Chelsea: READ MORE: Chelsea News and Goals Chelsea set to miss out as Premier League duo battle for Belgian star Chelsea plot surprise bid for Tottenham midfielder Chelsea could go after Barcelona midfielder Alex Song should they miss out on Zenit star Axel Witsel, according to the London Evening Standard. The former Arsenal man, who spent last year on loan at West Ham, would cost around £5m. While they may fancy their chances of clinching Song, it appears that Napoli striker Gonzalo Higuain…

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West Ham prepare bids for Premier League duo, including Chelsea striker

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New West Ham United manager Slaven Bilic has already started making plans for his first season back at Upton Park, by making approaches for Leicester City’s Esteban Cambiasso and Chelsea’s Loic Remy. READ MORE: West Ham News and Goals According to The Sun, Remy wants to leave Stamford Bridge after finding opportunities at a premium during his debut season for the Blues. And despite losing Didier Drogba, Jose Mourinho is reportedly happy to let the Frenchman talk to the Hammers about a potential move across the capital. And he would certainly…

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Manchester City want French maestro but may have to settle for West Ham reject

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Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini wants to add Juventus star Paul Pogba to his team this summer, but is already making plans should the Frenchman reject a move to the Etihad. READ MORE: Manchester City Transfer News The Guardian believe that the Chilean will have as much as £100m available to improve the squad, as he tries to turn the Citizens back into Premier League champions after a disappointing campaign. While the club were Chelsea’s nearest rivals by the time the curtain came down on the season, their best form…

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