Nolan leaves the Magpies for West Ham
17th June 2011 - Berko Tau
Kevin Nolan has agreed to leave Newcastle United and play football games for West Ham.
The midfielder has left his position as Newcastle captain to join Sam Allardyce's team on a five-year contract for an undisclosed fee.
Speaking about the transfer, Nolan said: "It's been a bit of a whirlwind, but obviously once I knew that they wanted me, they have shown a certain hunger and desire to make sure I become a West Ham player."
He also noted that he was sad to leave Newcastle, but felt that linking up with his old boss Allardyce was a "massive thing".
Allardyce and Nolan previously worked together at Bolton, where the midfielder was team captain for four years.
Nolan has wide experience in English football and has made 436 career appearances.
Abdoulaye Faye was also signed by West Ham from Stoke City on a free transfer this week.
25th July 2011 - Berko Tau
Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli was substituted early in one of the club's recent friendly football games. The Italian was replaced against LA Galaxy after deciding to drag the ... Read on
25th July 2011 - Chad Lazarus
Manchester City football manager Roberto Mancini is hoping to conclude a deal for Atletico Madrid striker Sergio Aguero this week. The Premier League club are in negotiations with Atletico regarding ... Read on
25th July 2011 - Alma Shera
Diego Forlan helped Uruguay to victory in the Copa America final yesterday (July 24th), with Livepool's Luis Suarez also registering on the score sheet. Suarez scored the opener in ... Read on