Emanuel Pogatetz keen on Hammers stay

Pogatetz keen on Hammers stay
© PA Photos
Emanuel Pogatetz says that he wants to earn a permanent move to West Ham United when his loan spell expires at the end of the season.

West Ham United defender Emanuel Pogatetz has expressed his desire to secure a permanent stay at the club.

The 30-year-old moved to Upton Park on loan from Wolfsburg towards the end of January and made his Hammers debut during their 1-0 win over Swansea City at the beginning of February.

The Austrian admits that he would love to impress enough during his loan move to join the club on a full-time basis.

"It is brilliant to be here. The pace of the game, the crowd and also the group of lads and how we go about things," said Pogatetz.

"I will try my best and hopefully I will be able to stay a little bit longer than
just four months, we will see how it works at the end of the season.

"We have targets and hopefully I can achieve mine personally as well."

West Ham host Tottenham Hotspur in their next game on Monday, February 25.

West Ham manager Sam Allardyce on the touchline on December 9, 2012
Read Next:
West Ham eye Rat capture
>
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City24212170185265
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd24165349163353
3Chelsea24155445162950
4Liverpool23138254282647
5Tottenham HotspurSpurs24136547222545
6Arsenal24126645311442
7Leicester CityLeicester249783632434
8Burnley249781921-234
9Everton2477102639-1328
10Watford2475123344-1126
11West Ham UnitedWest Ham2468103042-1226
12Bournemouth2467112536-1125
13Crystal Palace2467112237-1525
14Huddersfield TownHuddersfield2466121941-2224
15Newcastle UnitedNewcastle2465132234-1223
16Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton2458111733-1623
17Stoke CityStoke2465132550-2523
18Southampton24410102435-1122
19West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom24311101931-1220
20Swansea CitySwansea2345141435-2117
Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in with Facebook to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
LIVE SCORES VIDEPRINTER
expand