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West Ham manager David Moyes sends transfer demand to board: We must go British

Instead, he wants to adopt the model that brought him success at Everton and has propelled Tottenham into the English elite. Moyes will first, however, have to convince David Sullivan. The co-owner loves to conduct transfer business from a base in France and the majority of his targets are overseas players, with Inter Milan midfielder Joao Mario the latest to be linked. The Hammers hit the jackpot in 2015 when they signed Dimitri Payet from Marseille for just £10.7million but there have been plenty of less successful signings, including Simone…

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West Ham boss David Moyes handed fresh hope over William Carvalho move

There has already been contact between the two clubs in the past week, with the Portuguese side indicating they are ready to set up a deal before the window opens. It is a remarkable turnaround from Sporting president Bruno De Carvalho. The two clubs were embroiled in a bad-tempered wrangle in the summer over the 25 year old, when Sporting reported West Ham for an illegal approach – and the president labelled Hammers joint owners David Sullivan and David Gold the “***** brothers”. De Carvalho said: “There was this soap…

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West Ham news: Defiant David Moyes says he is right man for the job – I’m a good bet

Despite disasters in his last three managerial jobs – at Manchester United, Real Sociedad and Sunderland – Moyes was adamant that he is the man to haul West Ham away from the Premier League relegation zone. If he was chairman of West Ham, said the Scot, he would pick David Moyes as his new manager. Moyes strode beaming into the Great Briton room at the London Stadium and confidently delivered a determined defence of his qualities. There was poetry all around Moyes as he launched the latest stage of his…

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West Ham manager David Moyes has ‘something to prove’ after replacing Slaven Bilic

Moyes was appointed yesterday morning to succeed the sacked Slaven Bilic on an initial six month deal as manager, with a bonus of around £1 million if he keeps the club in the Premier League. His appointment was met with dismay by many Hammers fans yesterday but the 54-year-old believes the tough times he has endured will only drive him on. It is a managerial career which has spanned Preston. Everton, Manchester United, Real Sociedad and then latterly Sunderland, where he resigned at the end of last season when he…

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West Ham confirm David Moyes appointment one day after sacking Slaven Bilic

Moyes returns to the Premier League after taking Sunderland down last year. He was in the running for the Scotland job but has taken over at West Ham as they look to avoid relegation after sliding into the bottom three. Moyes replaces Bilic and it is understood his contract is until the end of the season. Stuart Pearce is expected to be named as his assistant and he will take training today as he bids to get to the know the players. Moyes has called on the fans to support…

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Slaven Bilic reveals he EXPECTED West Ham sack and sends passionate message to fans

GETTY Slaven Bilic has spoken for the first time since being sacked by West Ham Bilic gave TV cameras the thumbs-up as he drove into West Ham‘s training ground this morning – only to get the boot minutes later. The Croat, who spent two-and-a-half years the club, admitted he expected to get the chop after a dire 4-1 loss to Liverpool on Saturday. But he insists there wil be no hard feelings and he paid tribute to the loyal Hammers fans after packing his stuff and driving out. David Moyes…

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NEIL FISSLER: West Ham must end Slaven Bilic misery, Joshua vs Takam no super fight

The Hammers manager has been a dead man walking since last season when it was made clear that he wouldn’t be getting a new deal. But they swerved getting rid of him because it would appear that they wanted to save themselves a few quid by not paying off him and his coaching staff. Instead he was backed and allowed to strengthen the squad with the club spending over £100,000 a week in wages bringing in Joe Hart and Javier Hernandez. Then after losing the opening three games this season…

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West Ham v Huddersfield: LIVE build-up, team news and highlights from the London Stadium

West Ham v Huddersfield: Express Sport brings you LIVE coverage from the London Stadium 18:58: I’ve just seen someone on Twitter saying they’ve come over from Las Vegas to watch tonight’s match. He’s asked West Ham NOT ruin his last day in England. I’m not sure they do requests, buddy. 18:55: We’ve got those starting XI’s arriving any moment now folks. 18:50: I forgot to mention that I’ve created a poll (because I go the extra mile) so that you can vote on whether West Ham should sack Slaven Bilic…

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