• Blast from the past In today’s featured match, we travel back the short distance to 3rd November 2018, when Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper were number one with ‘Shallow’, Bohemian Rhapsody topped the UK box office and West Ham United welcomed Burnley to east London. The Hammers ran out 4-2 […]
  • I hate to be too optimistic, but it looks like West Ham are inching their way to safety: after dramatically beating Chelsea last week, and picking up a sound point against Newcastle we look a more confident team. For the first of our last 5 fixtures sees us welcome Burnley, […]
  • Personally I’m backing Moyes and the players. The gaffer has done enough to deserve a decent chance of building his own squad, team, tactics and MO for the future. He’s inherited someone else’s squad, TWICE, and done enough to secure a Premier League future for the club when put in […]
  • Embed from Getty Images Close, but no cigar! Not even an electronic ciggy. Only a faint smell of cold smoke, the whiff of if-only and stench of what-might-have-been. Just a single point then on Tyneside which so easily could, should have been all three! There were a lot of things […]
  • Soon after the final whistle on Wednesday, my best mate Jon showed me a text he sent to El Jefe, Iain; “Iain. As Hautzig yet again proved that good things happen to us in a relegation battle when Dave DOESN’T watch the match, please confirm that you have *%#@-canned him […]
  • Newcastle United v West Ham FA Premier League St James’s Park KO 2.15pm TV: Sky Sports Radio: 5 Live Please use this thread to comment as the match progresses.
  • Blast from the past In today’s featured match, we travel back the short distance to 1st December 2018, when Theresa May was Prime Minister, Ariana Grande was number one with ‘Thank You, Next’ and Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald topped the UK box office. West Ham United, meanwhile travelled […]
  • “Hope” is the thing with feathers – That perches in the soul – And sings the tune without the words And never stops – at all – (Emily Dickinson) I watched the game with my son and grandson, so we could share the expected miserable experience. It started much like […]
  • All hail this bright blue morning. We’re not out of the woods yet, but the victory against Chelsea last night has done wonders for all our senses of optimism. And let’s face it, being West Ham fans, we’re not exactly the most optimistic little flowers at the best of times. […]
  • West Ham v Chelsea FA Premier League London Stadium KO 8.15pm TV: Sky Sports Radio: BBC 5 Live Please use this thread to comment on the game as it progresses.