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Samir Nasri to train with West Ham in bid to prove fitness

The 31-year-old former France international underwent a medical on Monday, but West Ham are worried about how long it will take him to reach the required fitness levels to play in the Premier League after 18 months out.
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Samir Nasri move to West Ham hits stumbling block over fitness concerns

West Ham’s proposed signing of former Arsenal and Manchester City midfielder Samir Nasri hangs in the balance, following concerns about the player’s fitness.

Nasri set for Premier League return with West Ham

Samir Nasri is in line to rejoin Manuel Pellegrini at West Ham when his doping suspension ends, the London Evening Standard reported Monday.
Pablo Zabaleta

Zabaleta calls for West Ham consistency after break

West Ham United’s patchy early form has cost them places on the 2018/2019 English Premier League table and they must strive to be more consistent, defender Pablo Zabaleta says.
Javier 'Chicharito' Hernandez

Chicharito back training with West Ham after fever

Mexico international Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez has returned to training with West Ham after recovering from a bout of glandular fever, confirmed manager Manuel Pellegrini on Thursday.
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Manchester United’s loss to West Ham deepens Jose Mourinho’s woes

Manchester United’s dire week ended in a damaging 3-1 defeat at the hands of West Ham on Saturday as Jose Mourinho failed to arrest a growing sense of crisis surrounding the club.
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Manuel Pellegrini: West Ham failed to take chances in Chelsea draw

West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini was disappointed his side failed to take any of their "clear chances" in their 0-0 draw with Chelsea on Sunday.
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West Ham’s Lucas Perez refutes claims he refused to warm up against Everton

Lucas Perez has moved to clarify the "false information" suggesting he refused to warm up during West Ham's win at Everton on Sunday.
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Manuel Pellegrini: Winning the game was perfect birthday gift

West Ham United manager Manuel Pellegrini said the 3-1 victory at Everton on Sunday that moved his side off the foot of the Premier League table was the perfect way to celebrate his 65th birthday.
Manuel Pellegrini will be hoping his bubble has not burst already in east London

Manuel Pellegrini: I must convince everyone at West Ham

Manuel Pellegrini has made clear he must convince everyone of his philosophy as West Ham target their first points of the season against Everton.
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West Ham’s Jack Wilshere to miss Everton match due to ankle problem

West Ham will be without midfielder Jack Wilshere for Sunday's trip to Everton due to an ankle problem.
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Impressive Liverpool seek Wembley redemption

Liverpool will not have happy memories of their last visit to Wembley Stadium and will head south with a point to prove against Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday.
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Guus Hiddink named Chinese Olympic team coach

Guus Hiddink has been tasked with ensuring China qualified for the finals of the 2020 Olympic Games football tournament, after the former Real Madrid and Netherlands coach was handed the reins of the country’s under 21 team on Monday.
Pablo Zabaleta

Pablo Zabaleta: Manuel Pellegrini not working with quality he is used to at West...

Pablo Zabaleta admits West Ham must improve if they are to avoid relegation this season, though he accepts that Manuel Pellegrini is not working with the quality he is used to.
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West Ham’s Manuel Pellegrini confident despite fourth consecutive defeat

West Ham United manager Manuel Pellegrini said he remains confident his team will be able to turn their misfortune around after an added-time goal handed them their fourth consecutive defeat to start the season.
Adama Traore

West Ham remain pointless as Adama Traore’s late strike gives Wolves win

Substitute Adama Traore struck the winner in stoppage time for Wolverhampton Wanderers as they beat bottom team West Ham United 1-0 in their Premier League clash at the London Stadium on Saturday to pile the pressure on Manuel Pellegrini's side.

Manuel Pellegrini: I rejected Yaya Toure

West Ham boss Manuel Pellegrini has said he turned down the chance to sign Yaya Toure after the player’s agent appeared to mock West Ham by saying the club “was not the place for him.”
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Manuel Pellegrini: West Ham improving despite Arsenal defeat

Manuel Pellegrini liked much of what he saw from his West Ham team, despite a third defeat in as many Premier League matches at Arsenal.

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APC wins Kwara bye-election

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Saturday night declared the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as winner of the Ekiti/Irepodun/Isin/Oke-Ero Federal constituency bye-election in Kwara state.

Ogun APC: Ibikunle Amosun’s loyalists give conditions for peace

A Presidential Reconciliatory Committee, Saturday, held a closed door meeting with the aggrieved candidates of the All Proressives Congress loyal to the Ogun State governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, in Abeokuta.

Abdulfatah Ahmed: Kwara by-election was contest between PDP and security agents

The Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, has described Saturday’s House of Representatives by-election into Ekiti, Isin, Irepodun and Oke-Ero Federal Constituency as a contest between the Peoples Democratic Party and security agents rather than among political parties, even as he expressed confidence of the party’s victory.

Sadiq Abubakar lists how Operation Green Sweep degrades insurgents in northeast

The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadiq Abubakar, on Saturday said various air interdiction missions conducted by the troops had substantially degraded Boko Haram insurgents in the northeast and Lake Chad regions.
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N5.8 billion scandal: PDP asks Yemi Osinbajo to make refunds

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, as a preacher, should “search his soul, seek forgiveness and make restitution for entangling himself in corruption and sharp practices, instead of his lame effort at concealment in the N5.8 billion Northeast Intervention Fund scandal.”