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West Ham move was meant to happen- Andre Ayew

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Ghana forward Andre Ayew says that joining West Ham was only a matter of time and that he was always meant to be part of the East London club in his career. Ayew completed his 20.5 million-pound move from Swansea on Monday after just a season in the Premier League. He scored 12 times for the Welsh side as they ...

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Obsession to be the best: The Andre Ayew story

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Following Andre Ayew’s record transfer from Swansea to West Ham, Citi Sports’ Rahman Osman examines what has made the Ghanaian a successful player.  Andre Ayew was born into one of the world’s greatest football families with his dad Abedi Ayew Pele regarded by many as the greatest African footballer of all time. He has a special place in the hearts ...

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Andre Ayew expected to seal West Ham united switch today

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Ghana international Andre Ayew is expected to complete his reported 20 million pounds switch from Swansea City to West Ham United on Monday. The 26-year-old was one of the best signings of last summer and scored 12 goals and had two assists in his maiden season in the Premier League. The former Marseille man joined Swansea as a free agent ...

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West Ham complete signing of winger Sofiane Feghouli from Valencia

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West Ham have completed the signing of Algerian winger Sofiane Feghouli. talkSPORT revealed on Monday that the Hammers were close to landing the 26-year-old, who will be a free agent  on July 1 after rejecting a new deal with Valencia. Now the Hammers have confirmed Feghouli has agreed to make the move to Upton Park, penning a three-year contract. “I am very happy ...

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West Ham to issue life bans for Manchester United bus attackers

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West Ham will issue life bans to any fans found responsible for attacking the Manchester United team coach before Tuesday’s game at Upton Park. A window on the bus was smashed and the kick-off delayed by 45 minutes as a result of the trouble. “We are aware that there were some supporters outside the Boleyn Ground who didn’t act in ...

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Slaven Bilic says Olympic Stadium cannot be ‘fortress’

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It will be “impossible” to recreate the Upton Park atmosphere and make the Olympic Stadium a “fortress”, says West Ham manager Slaven Bilic. The Hammers play their final competitive game at their 112-year home against Manchester United on Tuesday. West Ham will move to the 60,000-capacity London 2012 Olympics venue next season. “You need to have a hostile atmosphere, be ...

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