• Written by: Graham Keeffe It is fair to say that domestic cup competitions have lost a considerable amount of their allure in recent years. European and league fixtures tend to take precedence for “bigger” clubs these days, resulting in the fielding of youth and inexperienced players for the earlier rounds. […]
  • Written by: Neil Shaw-Smith The season started so surrounded with negatives it was starting to look like a photographer’s archive. Thankfully a buoyant display against Arsenal showed a gallant and unlucky defeat with the bite and hunger supporters were looking for. This has opened the door for a little optiMoyesm […]
  • Written by: Jonathan Lee A much better showing on Saturday night is reflected in the marks, but it’s always a worry when you play well and still don’t get any points! Hopefully our luck (albeit in our own hands) will change, and change quickly. Fabianski – 6 no chance with […]
  • Written by : Harry Fitzpatrick After last Saturday night’s loss at home to Newcastle, Moyes made 10 changes for the cup game against Charlton. That 3-0 win has created some selection headaches for our next game. It’s a trip to the Emirates to play an Arsenal side full of confidence […]
  • Written by: Jonathan Lee So, what a thrilling start to the season against Newcastle, eh? Was that performance a hangover from the Diangana sale, just a bad night at the office, or something deeper – let’s hope it was not the latter, otherwise we’re already in trouble. Fab – 6 […]
  • 12/09/2020 Deportivo Hammer So now it all starts again a new season and a new beginning, that is unless you’re a West Ham fan. We, on the other hand realise there is nothing new and it’s going to be same old, same old while the current owners are in charge. […]
  • Written by: Graham Keeffe Over the past 30 years, the West Ham academy has produced some of the finest players in England. Frank Lampard, Rio Ferdinand, Joe Cole and Michael Carrick have all represented their country and enjoyed immense success at club level. Since the turn of the millennium, academy […]
  • Written by: Harry Fitzpatrick Since the days of Moore, Hurst and Peters in the late 50’s and early 60’s, West Ham have had an Academy that any club would be proud of. Every Hammers fan gets excited when they see a youngster’s name on the team sheet for the first […]
  • Written by: Jonathan Lee So, we approach the start of the 2020/21 season, which of course will continue to be played against the empty backdrop of various stadia around the country, effectively negating any tangible home or away advantage, with Russ our music man under orders to play goal music […]
  • Written by: Neil Shaw-Smith “Don’t go to bed. dg” – that infamous David Gold tweet deadline day 2015 about the imminent signing of Adebayor that never happened (more like Adebay-bore). Bullet dodged, as he then only scored one more goal in the Premier League, for Crystal Palace. Yes, we have […]