Andy Carroll won't join West Ham - Sam Allardyce

05 August 2012 10:21
Sam Allardyce has ruled out the possibility of signing Andy Carroll on loan. [LNB]The West Ham boss is a huge admirer of the England international and believes his signature would have helped secure West Ham's Premier League future.[LNB] But despite appearing close to a ?2million loan deal for Carroll, who has been deemed surplus to requirements at Liverpool, Allardyce now believes there is no prospect of him joining. [LNB] Hair we don't go: Carroll won't be joining West Ham, according to Allardyce [LNB]  'I would probably have stuck my neck out and said we would almost certainly stay up with him on board,' Allardyce told The People. [LNB]'We wouldn't have thought we would have had any chance of signing a player of Andy Carroll's capabilities but it became clear a couple of weeks ago there was a possibility of a loan. Unfortunately at this moment, it's not the case.' [LNB]Allardyce also revealed he shed no tears when he saw his former club Blackburn relegated last season.

Source: Daily_Mail