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Premier League wrap: Manchester City dazzle, West Ham wobble and Arsenal on fire


This weekend’s Premier League action started with a bang as Liverpool beat Chelsea 2-1 on Friday night but its business as usual for Saturday 3pm kick-offs… Hull City 1-4 Arsenal Alex Iwobi starred for the Gunners once again after a dazzling midweek performance against Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League. Theo Walcott’s cross was palmed away by Eldin Jakupovic but ...

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West Ham knocked out of Europa League by Astra


West Ham failed to reach the Europa League group stage as Astra Giurgiu condemned the Hammers to a first competitive loss at the London Stadium. After a 1-1 away draw last week, West Ham trailed when Filipe Teixeira precisely finished a swift counter-attack by the Romanian champions. The Hammers improved after the break, with Jonathan Calleri and Winston Reid bundling ...

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Andre Ayew will not need surgery- West Ham confirm

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West Ham have confirmed that Ghana midfielder Andre Ayew will not go under the doctor’s knife to heal the thigh injury he suffered on match day one of the English Premier League against Chelsea. The player hurt his thigh in the first half of the match at Stamford Bridge and had to be substituted by Turkish winger Gokhan Tore. Initial ...

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Andre Ayew to miss crucial qualifiers against Uganda and Egypt

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Ghana and West Ham forward Andre Ayew is set to miss two crucial Russia 2018 qualifiers following a thigh muscle strain injury he suffered on his debut. What was supposed to be a dream debut against Chelsea for the 20.5 million pound record signing quickly turned into a horror show after only 35 minutes. West Ham boss Slaven Bilic revealed ...

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Andre Ayew out with ‘significant’ injury for four months

Andre Ayew was taken off only 35 minutes of his West Ham league debut (Images credit: Getty Images)

West Ham’s Andre Ayew faces a “significant rehabilitation period” after injuring a thigh during Monday’s 2-1 loss at Chelsea. The 26-year-old played only 35 minutes of his league debut for the east London club before he had to be taken off. The club confirmed a scan on Wednesday showed the new signing from Swansea had “a significant injury”. They added ...

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Chelsea 2-1 West Ham: Diego Costa earns Antonio Conte dream start

Diego Costa scored a dramatic 89th minute winner

Diego Costa scored a dramatic 89th minute winner to give Antonio Conte a winning start to his Chelsea career against West Ham. Chelsea’s first goal under the Italian came just after half time as Eden Hazard smashed his penalty into the roof of the net. However, despite being under the cosh for most of the second half, the Hammers equalised through ...

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Abedi Pele to watch Andre Ayew debut for West Ham United today


Ghanaian football legend Abedi ‘Pele’ Ayew has stayed over in England to watch his son, Andre, in his debut against Chelsea later on today after helping him complete a switch to the Hammers from Swansea. Abedi traveled to the United Kingdom to help his second son seal a record-breaking deal to West Ham United and will be at the Bridge ...

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“West Ham wants to start well”- Andre Ayew

ROMFORD, ENGLAND - AUGUST 11:  Andre Ayew ( L) Mark Noble (C) and Cheikhou Kouyate of West Ham United share a joke prior to training at Rush Green on August 11, 2016 in Romford, England.  (Photo by Avril Husband/West Ham United via Getty Images)

West Ham United’s Club record signing Andre Ayew will be hoping history can repeat itself in the opening game of the season and he can get among the goals straight away when he faces Chelsea on Monday night. Ayew is poised to make his first start for the Hammers in the opening Premier League game and is no stranger to ...

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