West Ham handed striker blow: New signing out for two weeks

first_img West Ham new boy Nene in action for Paris Saint-Germain 1 Nene will not make his West Ham debut this weekend as he is not yet fit enough, according to Hammers boss Sam Allardyce.The Brazilian joined West Ham on Wednesday, arriving on a free transfer from Qatari club Al-Gharafa until the end of the season.The 33-year-old is still awaiting international clearance, but Allardyce has revealed that even with it the former Paris Saint-Germain forward is not ready to make his Hammers bow.“Whether it did come through or didn’t he wouldn’t be part of the squad this weekend on the basis of his physical condition,” said Allardyce.“As naturally fit as he is, he hasn’t been training with a team on a regular basis.“We envisage [him making his debut] in two weeks, we will assess that after seven to 10 days. We will see what he is like for Crystal Palace next week.“It is nice to have him here with the CV he has got.”last_img

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