EPL’s delay introducing VAR helps West Ham defeat Fulham
LONDON (AP) — Edging closer toward relegation, Fulham might not get the chance to benefit from video review when it finally arrives in the Premier League next season.
Dubious Hernandez goal helps West Ham beat Fulham 3-1
LONDON (AP) — A controversial goal by Javier Hernandez helped West Ham to a 3-1 come-from-behind victory against relegation-threatened Fulham in the Premier League Friday.
Zaha scores late to grab point for Palace vs West Ham
LONDON (AP) — Wilfried Zaha came to his team's rescue as Crystal Palace snatched an English Premier League point off West Ham in a 1-1 draw on Saturday.
The striker, back from suspension and able to face the Hammers after appealing against an additional ban, struck 14 minutes from time.
Mark Noble fired the visitors into a first-half lead from the penalty spot.
Liverpool held by West Ham as title challenge falters again
LONDON (AP) — With points dropped for the second consecutive game and a title challenge getting jittery, Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp is keen to transmit serenity.
After all, Liverpool is still top of the English Premier League by three points despite being held 1-1 by West Ham on Monday after also drawing with Leicester in the previous game.
Arnautovic rescues 2-2 draw for West Ham vs Brighton
LONDON (AP) — Marko Arnautovic scored a quick double to rescue a 2-2 draw for West Ham against Brighton on Wednesday in a Premier League game that saw all four goals scored in a 12-minute span in the second half.
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.
Pantomime villain Deeney helps Watford sink West Ham
LONDON (AP) — A first-half penalty by Troy Deeney and a late goal from Gerard Deulofeu led Watford to a 2-0 victory at West Ham in the English Premier League on Saturday.
West Ham was bidding to win a fifth match in a row but fell behind when Robert Pereyra wriggled free in the penalty area and was caught by a clumsy late challenge from Fabian Balbuena.
Lukasz Fabianski saved Deeney's previous three spot kicks. This time, though, he had no chance as Deeney blasted the ball into a top corner.
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.
With 2 goals, Perez finally announces arrival at West Ham
LONDON (AP) — Lucas Perez turned the back of his jersey to West Ham's jubilant fans and pointed to his name.
After a rather anonymous start to his career at the London club, West Ham fans are much more aware of the Spanish forward after his game-changing display against Cardiff in the Premier League on Tuesday.
Bournemouth wins again after 2nd-half recovery vs West Ham
LONDON (AP) — Bournemouth beat West Ham 2-1 Saturday for its second straight Premier League victory as the Hammers' expensively assembled squad crashed to a second straight defeat.
West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini's first taste of the London Stadium ended in frustration after second-half goals from Callum Wilson and Steve Cook.
Swansea win in EPL continues revival under Carvalhal
SWANSEA, Wales (AP) — Swansea climbed out of the English Premier League drop zone after beating West Ham 4-1 on Saturday.
Goals from Ki Sung-yueng, Mike van der Hoorn, Andy King, and Jordan Ayew deepened West Ham's relegation worries.
Michail Antonio struck a consolation goal for the visitors.
The victory lifted Swansea above West Ham on goal difference, and they appear to be moving in different directions.
Liverpool passes century of goals with 4-1 win over West Ham
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool passed a century of goals in all competitions this season in beating West Ham 4-1 to move into second place in the English Premier League on Saturday.
Of the 103 goals scored by the Reds, Mohamed Salah has 31 after netting the second at Anfield.
Fellow forwards Roberto Firmino and Sadio Mane were also on target, after Emre Can gave Liverpool the lead.
Depleted West Ham holds Crystal Palace to 1-1 draw
LONDON (AP) — Mark Noble's penalty canceled out a rare goal from Christian Benteke as injury-hit West Ham battled to a 1-1 draw at home to Crystal Palace in the Premier League on Tuesday.
Noble struck in the 43rd minute of the London derby after former West Ham defender James Tomkins tripped Javier Hernandez, securing a point that lifted the hosts into the top half of the standings.
Joao Mario leaves Inter Milan for West Ham on loan
LONDON (AP) — Amid a crippling injury crisis, West Ham has signed Joao Mario on loan from Inter Milan after the Portugal international failed to live up to his promise in the Italian league.
The 25-year-old midfielder has joined until the end of the season and could make his debut in an FA Cup match against Wigan on Saturday.
Carroll gets red card as 10-man West Ham draws with Burnley
BURNLEY, England (AP) — West Ham opened the scoring in the 19th minute before being forced to hold on for a 1-1 draw at Burnley in the English Premier League on Saturday after Andy Carroll's reckless first-half dismissal.
The striker picked up two quick yellow cards for elbowing James Tarkowski in the air, then barreling into Ben Mee moments later.
BOURNEMOUTH, England (AP) — Bournemouth won for the first time this year in the English Premier League, beating West Ham 3-2 on Saturday despite failing to convert two penalties.
Joshua King scored a hat trick to lift his tally to eight goals in his last seven games.
Bournemouth scored all seven of its previous spot-kicks this season but failed on two in a half-hour.
Carroll scores twice as West Ham beats Middlesbrough 3-1
MIDDLESBROUGH, England (AP) — Andy Carroll scored twice and Jonathan Calleri netted in added time as West Ham made it back-to-back victories in the Premier League with a 3-1 win at Middlesbrough on Saturday.
Carroll, who now has five goals in 10 league games, connected with a powerful header in the ninth minute, then converted again in the 44th by finishing Victor Valdes' save against Michail Antonio.
Leicester ends winless streak with 1-0 win v West Ham
LEICESTER, England (AP) — Leicester moved six points clear of the relegation zone on Saturday after the struggling champions beat West Ham 1-0 for their first English Premier League victory in four matches.
Club record signing Islam Slimani headed in the 20th-minute goal at King Power stadium.
Leicester moved up one spot in the standings — from 16th to 15th.
Midtable West Ham lost its first league game after three consecutive victories.
West Ham beats Swansea 4-1, adds to Bradley’s woes
SWANSEA, Wales (AP) — Swansea's woes deepened under American coach Bob Bradley with a 4-1 loss at home to West Ham in the English Premier League on Monday.
Andre Ayew — sold by Swansea in the offseason — got West Ham's first goal against his former club, tapping home in the 13th minute after Swansea goalkeeper Lukasz Fabianski flapped at the ball following Andy Carroll's header.
Liverpool concedes more sloppy goals in 2-2 draw vs West Ham
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool conceded two more sloppy goals to draw 2-2 with West Ham in another setback to its Premier League title challenge on Sunday.
Under-fire goalkeeper Loris Karius, whose fumble gifted Bournemouth an injury-time winner last weekend, got a hand to Dimitri Payet's 27th-minute free kick but failed to keep it out as West Ham canceled out Adam Lallana's opening goal in the fifth minute.
West Ham frustrated at home after 1-1 draw with Stoke
LONDON (AP) — West Ham continued its unstable start to life at the London Stadium as Stoke came from behind to earn a 1-1 draw in the Premier League on Saturday.
Crowd trouble has marred the club's move to the 2012 Olympic venue, but it was on-field problems that left home fans frustrated this time.
Extra security measures contained any drama off the field, but the visitors' resilience ensured it wasn't a perfect afternoon for West Ham.
Traditional strikers getting overlooked in English soccer
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — There's a new craze sweeping through the Premier League — and it spells bad news for the traditional center forward.
In the last three rounds, as many as seven teams have started matches with a winger or attacking midfielder playing as a converted striker.
Take last weekend, for example. Roberto Firmino, an attacking midfielder, started up front for Liverpool as he has for most of the season and scored in a 4-2 win at Crystal Palace.
Antonio in, Barkley out as Allardyce names 1st England squad
LONDON (AP) — Sam Allardyce dropped midfielder Ross Barkley on Sunday and called up uncapped winger Michail Antonio for his first England squad since taking charge after the team's disappointing European Championship campaign.
There were five changes from the 23-man squad that went to France for Euro 2016, with Luke Shaw, Phil Jagielka, Danny Drinkwater and Theo Walcott all returning for the Sept. 4 game against Slovakia in 2018 World Cup qualifying.