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  • West Ham’s Zabaleta pours scorn on retirement reports

    West Ham’s Pablo Zabaleta has moved to dismiss speculation he is set to retire at the season’s end. The veteran full-back has been a consistent performer for Manuel Pellegrini’s side this season, and despite turning 34 in the new year, says he is undecided on his future. “I don’t know. The main thing for me […] More

  • Pellegrini: Impossible for Zabaleta to play seven games in December

    West Ham boss Manuel Pellegrini has admitted veteran defender Pablo Zabaleta will need a rest ahead of a busy festive schedule. With summer signing Ryan Fredericks suffering an injury that rules him out of the rest of 2018, the 33-year-old has been a regular starter for The Hammers and Pellegrini has admitted the Argentinian will need […] More

  • Zabaleta warns West Ham must ‘improve mentally.’

    West Ham defender Pablo Zabaleta has warned his teammates that they must become more consistent if they are to have a successful season. Manuel Pellegrini’s side travelled to face Brighton on Friday night as one of the form sides in the Premier League having recently beaten Everton and Manchester United, as well as drawing against […] More

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    Zabaleta tips Rice to become a West Ham legend

    West Ham defender Pablo Zabaleta has tipped his teammate Declan Rice to become an all-time Hammers great. The 19-year-old usually plays at centre-back but has proven himself to be a fine all-round footballer recently by starring in midfield during Hammers last two Premier League games, a much needed 3-1 win away to Everton and an […] More