Connor Wickham is among the strikers West Ham United are considering to replace injured Andy Carroll.
Striker Carroll is out for four months after tearing ligaments in his ankle, leaving West Ham looking for a new frontman.
Samuel Eto’o and Peter Crouch have both been looked at, but the age of the duo and their wage demands are an issue for West Ham co-owners David Sullivan and David Gold.
West Ham suffer hammer blow with Carroll loss - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
The loss of Andy Carroll for the next four months with a serious ankle injury has really hit West Ham hard as the Premier League season edges over closer.
There had been rumblings from those in the know that something was up with the England international but rumours were confirmed on Thursday that...
The injury curse has struck West Ham striker Andy Carroll again.
The former Newcastle and Liverpool player is facing four months away from the first team after suffering torn ligaments in his ankle during the early stages of the Hammers’ tour of New Zealand.
Reports today are saying that the 25-year-old is set to have surgery tomorrow in the United States.
Jack Sullivan, the son...
Really bad news for former Newcastle striker Andy Carroll today – that he could be out up to four months with torn ligaments in his ankle. Andy Carroll – out four months with torn ankle ligaments It’s yet another devastating injury blow for the Gateshead lad – and it’s sad to hear about it, after […]
West Ham are sweating on the fitness of Andy Carroll amid fears he is out two to four months with his latest injury.
The club are hopeful that the extent of the setback is nothing more than a twisted ankle, which they feel would rule Carroll out for two to four weeks.
There are, however, concerns that lightning may have struck twice for the luckless England frontman.
And the Hammers...
Newcastle want to take Geordie hero Andy Carroll back to Tyneside, writes Alan Oliver in the Sunday People.
The 25-year-old hitman’s career has stalled since he moved from St James’ Park to Liverpool for £35million in January 2011, and a switch to West Ham for £15m has failed to reignite him.
Now Toon boss Alan Pardew believes he can persuade the Londoners to sell after they...
Liverpool striker Andy Carroll has passed his medical with West Ham ahead of his proposed ?15million move to Upton Park.
The England international spent last season on loan with the Hammers, where he scored seven goals in 24 games.
After revealing earlier in the day that the forward was due to undergo a medical on Wednesday, Hammers chairman David Gold wrote on his social media...
On-loan West Ham United striker Andy Carroll has been ruled out for up to two months with a knee ligament injury.
The Liverpool forward moved to Upton Park in the summer on a season-long deal but suffered the injury in the midweek defeat at Manchester United.
Carroll, who missed several weeks earlier in the campaign with a hamstring problem, was substituted shortly after the hour...
West Ham captain Kevin Nolan believes he played a part in getting Andy Carroll's career back on track when the pair were Newcastle team-mates.
Nolan and Carroll have been reunited at Upton Park this season and travel to St James' Park to take on Newcastle on Sunday.
During his time at Newcastle, Carroll was involved in a number of off-field incidents that threatened to...
Andy Carroll believes he wasn't given a "fair chance" to succeed at Liverpool .
The big striker scored just six Premier League goals for the Reds after joining them from Newcastle in January 2011, and was sent out on loan to West Ham after Brendan Rodgers arrived in the summer.
And he believes that he was not given the opportunity to do his best at Anfield.