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Leicester City's Nigerian midfielder, Wilfred Ndidi, runs back to the half-way line after scoring their late equaliser against West Ham United, during the English Premier League match at King Power Stadium in Leicester, Central England, yesterday. PHOTO: AFP

Wilfred Ndidi rescues Leicester as Liverpool return to top of Premier League table

Wilfred Ndidi's late equaliser rescued a point for Leicester against a West Ham side, which battled valiantly with 10 men after captain, Mark Noble, was issued a red card.
Wilfred Ndidi of Leicester City celebrates after scoring his team's first goal during the Premier League match between Leicester City and West Ham United (Image- 2018 Getty Images)

Wilfred Ndidi’s late strike rescues point for Leicester City against 10-man West Ham United

Wilfred Ndidi’s late deflected strike saved Leicester City and their boss Claude Puel from an embarrassing defeat at home to 10-man West Ham.
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All Premier League completed transfer deals

The Premier League summer transfer window was shut on Thursday with the familiar craze of the deadline day. Several teams bolstered their side while some didn't bother getting new faces in.
Lucas Perez

West Ham sign Arsenal forward Lucas Perez on three-year contract

Perez joins Ryan Fredericks, Lukasz Fabianski, Issa Diop, Jack Wilshere, Aindriy Yarmolenko, Fabian Balbuena and Felipe Anderson in moving to the Hammers this summer.
FILE PHOTO- Soccer Football - Europa League Round of 16 First Leg - Lazio vs Dynamo Kiev - Stadio Olimpico, Rome, Italy - March 8, 2018 Lazio's Felipe Anderson celebrates scoring their second goal REUTERS-Max Rossi-File Photo

West Ham boss Manuel Pellegrini backs Felipe Anderson to add ‘new dimension’

West Ham United manger Manuel Pellegrini believes the London club's record signing, Felipe Anderson, will give his team a "new dimension".
Felipe Anderson

Lazio midfielder Felipe Anderson passes West Ham medical

Lazio midfielder Felipe Anderson has passed his medical ahead of his move to West Ham, according to Sky Sports.
West Ham United's new signing Fabian Balbuena. West Ham United via Getty Images

West Ham sign Paraguay’s Fabian Balbuena

West Ham have signed Paraguay defender Fabian Balbuena from Corinthians on a three-year deal.

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