West Ham sets club transfer record to sign Haller
LONDON (AP) — West Ham has set a club transfer record to sign French striker Sebastien Haller from Eintracht Frankfurt.
British media are reporting the 25-year-old Haller cost 45 million...
LONDON (AP) — Spain midfielder Pablo Fornals has joined West Ham from Villarreal, becoming the second most-expensive player in the English club's history.
LONDON (AP) — Marko Arnautovic scored his first goals since January to lead West Ham to a 3-0 win over Southampton in the English Premier League on Saturday.
Vinicius Junior called up for Brazil for 1st time
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Vinicius Junior has been called up to the Brazilian national team for the first time for friendly matches against Panama and the Czech Republic.
West Ham win at Southampton 2-1 to move back into EPL top 10
SOUTHAMPTON, England (AP) — Felipe Anderson scored twice in six minutes for West Ham to overcome Southampton 2-1 and move into the English Premier League top 10 on Thursday.
The Brazilian's pair in the second half came moments after West Ham was jolted out of a slumber by Nathan Redmond's scrambled goalmouth finish.
West Ham make it four wins in a row against Fulham
LONDON (AP) — West Ham roared to a fourth straight English Premier League victory after goals by Robert Snodgrass and Michail Antonio earned a 2-0 win over bottom club Fulham on Saturday.
On a freezing night at Craven Cottage, Manuel Pellegrini's side went ahead after 17 minutes when Felipe Anderson surged forward before laying the ball back for Snodgrass to score for the second time in as many games.
West Ham scores 3 second-half goals to beat Palace 3-2
LONDON (AP) — Felipe Anderson scored his team-leading sixth goal of the season, and Javier Hernandez had a goal and an assist, as West Ham produced a stunning second-half performance to beat Crystal Palace 3-2 in the Premier League on Saturday.
Robert Snodgrass also scored for midtable West Ham, which won a third consecutive league game for the first time in two years and has lost only one of its last seven EPL games.
Hernandez double helps West Ham to 3-0 win at Newcastle
NEWCASTLE, England (AP) — Javier Hernandez brought Newcastle's recovery in the English Premier League to a juddering halt by scoring twice in West Ham's 3-0 win at St James' Park on Saturday.
The Mexico international struck either side of halftime, with Felipe Anderson adding a third in injury time to end Newcastle's three-game winning streak in comprehensive fashion on an afternoon when West Ham might have won by a bigger margin.
Huddersfield held to 1-1 by West Ham in EPL
HUDDERSFIELD, England (AP) — Brazilian midfielder Felipe Anderson scored a second-half equalizer to rescue a point for West Ham in a 1-1 draw at Huddersfield in the English Premier League on Saturday.
Anderson grabbed his third goal in two games by smashing home a 74th-minute rebound, after Alex Pritchard's first goal of the season gave Huddersfield a halftime lead.
Anderson scores 2 as West Ham beats Burnley 4-2
LONDON (AP) — Felipe Anderson began to justify his club record price tag by firing West Ham to a 4-2 win over Burnley in the Premier League on Saturday.
The Brazilian playmaker was in danger of being branded a flop after a summer transfer from Lazio costing the Hammers up to 42 million pounds (around $55 million).
Arsenal gets 1st win under Emery, beats West Ham 3-1
LONDON (AP) — Arsenal did just enough to get a first Premier League win under new manager Unai Emery at the third attempt.
The Gunners came from behind to beat West Ham 3-1 on Saturday, with the help of a fortuitous own-goal.
"I am happy to take the points," Emery said. "We needed to win today and to show our supporters a win. It's clear we need to improve and continue working not to concede many chances."
LONDON (AP) — West Ham broke its transfer record to sign Brazil midfielder Felipe Anderson for a reported fee of 35 million pounds ($42 million) in what the Premier League club said Sunday was a "real statement of intent."
Anderson joined from Italian side Lazio and became West Ham's seventh signing since the appointment of Manuel Pellegrini as manager in May.
Lazio strengthens 3rd-place position by beating Udinese 3-0
ROME (AP) — Lazio strengthened its third-place position with a 3-0 win over Udinese in Serie A on Wednesday in a match that was postponed from November.
Lazio went ahead with the help of an own-goal midway through the first half from Samir Santos.
With top scorer Ciro Immobile out injured, replacement Nani added another following a perfect cross from Felipe Anderson.
Anderson then finished off a counterattack three minutes from time as Lazio stretched its unbeaten run to six matches.
Lazio to play Fiorentina in cup after beating Cittadella 4-1
ROME (AP) — Lazio beat second-division Cittadella 4-1 in the Italian Cup on Thursday to set up a quarterfinal match against Fiorentina.
Cittadella had already knocked out Serie A sides Bologna and Spal but conceded three goals in the first half.
Ciro Immobile opened the scoring in the 11th minute when he latched onto Sergej Milinkovic-Savic's through-ball and rounded goalkeeper Alberto Paleari before firing home from a tight angle.
Lazio leaves it late but beats Torino 3-1
ROME (AP) — Lazio kept up its push for a Champions League spot after two late goals helped it beat Torino 3-1 in Serie A on Monday.
Keita Balde Diao and Felipe Anderson scored in the final three minutes to send Lazio back to within four points of third-placed Napoli and the final qualifying position for Europe's premier club competition.