West Ham fans disappointed on Twitter after reported target set for Premier League rivals
By Joe Nelson
West Ham fans are disappointed after it appears the Hammers have failed to secure a loan deal for Arsenal right-back Calum Chambers.
The fans took to Twitter to register their thoughts after news that Middlesbrough look set to announce a deal for the player shortly.
Sky Sports broke the news that Middlesbrough had agreed a deal with the Gunners for the England Under-21 international on Monday afternoon.
— Sky Sports News (@SkySportsNews) August 29, 2016
Chambers has failed to impress for Arsenal in the latter stages of last season and in his sole appearance this season, when they lost 4-3 at home to Liverpool.
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Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger wants to get Chambers more first-team football this season and it looks like he’ll find this at Middlesbrough now. West Ham fans aren’t happy – here are a selection of their tweets.
Boro are going in for Chambers, come on West Ham!!
— Irons Talk (@ironstalk1) August 29, 2016
I thought Chambers was coming to West Ham ????
— Miss W (@free2fly) August 29, 2016
Middlesbrough are doing some mad transfer business but you have to wonder why West Ham didn't go after Chambers
— Thomas Deacon (@thomasdeeacon) August 29, 2016
And apparently Boro are signing Chambers. Excellent move for him, needs to play everyweek but going to West Ham that are a shambles
— Sach (@SarriesKid10) August 29, 2016
I think it's awesome – West Ham wants Chambers loan: https://t.co/pfT34wVAbe
— Román E. Font (@WildDreamer25z) August 28, 2016
Breaking: West Ham are set to miss out on Right-Back Callum Chambers as Middlesborough agree loan-deal. Gutted to be honest. #WHUFC
— Mæn Łîkê Łañžîńī (@SexyLanzini) August 29, 2016
In other West Ham news, Hammers fans have reacted on Twitter following Michail Antonio’s call up to the national team.