Tag: manuel-pellegrini

Pellegrini excited by Wilshere return

West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini believes Jack Wilshere’s imminent return to first-team action will provide a ‘good injection’ to his squad.

Pellegrini: I always believed in Rice

Declan Rice may have doubted his chances of reaching the top but West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini says he always had faith in the youngster.

Pellegrini trying to transform West Ham

In an in-depth interview with Sky Sports , Manuel Pellegrini explains how he is attempting to transform West Ham – and why striking a balance between youth development and shrewd recruitment is key.

No return for Yarmolenko this season

West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini has ruled out a return for Andriy Yarmolenko this season.

Pellegrini: Arnautovic is fully focused

Manuel Pellegrini says Marko Arnautovic is fully focused on playing for West Ham and has not been distracted by missing out on a big-money move to China.

Pellegrini: Worst performance of season

Manuel Pellegrini described West Ham’s defeat to Everton as the worst he’s presided over during his time at the club.

Pellegrini: Every player has a price

Manuel Pellegrini says every West Ham player has their price, but claims a deal will only be agreed if it is “good for the club”.

Pellegrini: We showed great character

West Ham boss Manuel Pellegrini hailed the character of his side as they recovered from 3-1 down to beat Huddersfield 4-3.

Pellegrini: Rice deserves England call

West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini believes Declan Rice’s first England call-up is “deserved” for this month’s Euro 2020 qualifiers against the Czech Republic and Montenegro.

Pellegrini: West Ham lacked aggression

Manuel Pellegrini was disappointed by West Ham’s lack of “sharpness and aggression” during their 2-0 defeat at Cardiff.

Pellegrini wary of Cardiff complacency

Manuel Pellegrini says it is his “duty” to emphasise to West Ham they must resist any complacency against relegation-threatened Cardiff.

Pellegrini calls for more of the same

Manuel Pellegrini called for West Ham to “keep playing as they are” on their march towards a European qualification spot after his side’s 2-0 win over Newcastle.