• Welcome to the latest in a series of articles designed for international matches – a look back at former Hammers players who wore the Three Lions of England. Today, with England facing Bulgaria in Euro 2020 qualifying in Sofia this evening, we look back at a former Hammers and England […]
  • With England’s upcoming match against the Czech Republic on Friday, here’s the second part of my look back at the Hammers’ Czech contingent. Tomas Repka Tomas Repka was born in Slavicin, Czechoslovakia on 2nd January 1974 – he began his professional career with Banik Ostrava in 1991 and made his […]
  • If you want to learn how to deal with disappointment, then become a West Ham fan. I went to the game against Crystal Palace full of enthusiasm. I left feeling like a sucker, having been drawn in to believe that this season is going to be quite different to any […]
  • After one weekend I’m writing to say I’m reminded of the ‘Boys of ‘86’ – the next I’m returning to the ‘Same Old West Ham’. In between we lose 4-0 to Oxford. Much the same as Hamburg Hammer my article this week is going to be relatively short due to […]
  • Embed from Getty Images This will be a shorter article than usual, mainly because I was really disappointed with the defeat against Palace. We always do this, don’t we ? We get an opportunity to really push our way up the table, with a home win against a very beatable […]
  • Did you know I had magic powers? It’s true. Seriously. The Great Escape with Tevez and friends? All me. The minute I stopped watching us play, choosing to be updated by friends who threatened bodily harm if I even thought of tuning in, we started on that run of winning […]
  • West Ham v Crystal Palace FA Premier League London Stadium KO 5.30pm TV: Sky Sports Radio: talkSport Please use this thread to comment on the thread as it progresses.
  • This weekend West Ham return to the London Stadium, where we entertain our South London neighbours Crystal Palace. Ahead of the game I spoke to Jay Crame of The Eagles Beak blog to discuss the game and the season. Hi Jay, after such a strong start to the season, including […]
  • Blast from the past Today’s blast from the past features a 3-0 victory at Upton Park against this weekend’s opponents, Crystal Palace; it arrived just over 16 years ago, on the 1st of October 2003 in front of 31,861 spectators. The Black Eyed Peas were number one with ‘Where Is […]