Found January 04, 2013 on Fox Soccer:
21
West Ham have taken striker Marouane Chamakh on loan from Arsenal for the rest of the season. The 28-year-old Morocco star has not made a Premier League start for the Gunners since October 2011 and is yet to play in the top flight this season. Hammers manager Sam Allardyce said: "We've struck a deal with Arsenal , I'm glad to say but unfortunately our registration went through too late and they've refused to allow him to be available for selection tomorrow (against Manchester United). "I think that will be it in terms of strikers. We're due to get Andy Carroll back (to fitness) so we should be okay." Chamakh arrived at The Emirates on a free transfer from Bordeaux in the summer of 2010 and, with Robin van Persie injured, began life in north London as Arsene Wenger's first choice striker. But, after a positive start during which he scored 11 goals in his first 21 competitive games for the club, Chamakh's form slumped and he found the net ju...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Marouane Chamakh to revive his career at West Ham

Marouane Chamakh to revive his career at West Ham - originally posted on Soccerlens.comFew months back Arsenal striker Marouane Chamakh was sitting on the thorns beseeching for chances in the first team and hoping to find an escape route. Now he finds a ray of hope of reviving his career again with West Ham after completing his loan move until the end of the season. The 28-year...

Marouane Chamakh: Arsenal flop given chance to shine by rehabilitating Allardyce

West Ham have been particularly active in the early days of the January transfer window, first signing Joe Cole from Liverpool on an 18 month deal, before heading across the capital to take Marouane Chamakh on loan from Arsenal. Chamakh has been largely disappointing since joining the Gunners from Bordeaux back in 2010 and a record of just 10 goals from 67 appearances over the past...
Soccer News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.