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Karren Brady turns up the heat ahead of relegation crunch match with Swansea

Karren Brady has increased the heat on West Ham manager Slaven Bilic and his players ahead of their relegation crunch match against Swansea City this afternoon. She basically admitted that Slaven Bilic’s job is hanging by a thread, despite just last week the club releasing on official statement backing the Croatian. Talk about mixed messages …

West Ham need to secure their future by penning stars to new deals

West Ham United have left themselves in a sticky situation heading into the back-end of the season, with five consecutive Premier League defeats leaving the Hammers just five points above the relegation zone. A crucial clash with Swansea City awaits this weekend, where defeat would see their advantage cut to just two points, and West …

West Ham’s situation is dire but relegation should be avoided despite latest loss to Arsenal

With five consecutive Premier League defeats sending West Ham tumbling down the table, the East London side have put themselves back amongst the relegation scrap and things need to be improved swiftly. Defeat to Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium on Wednesday night saw the Hammers remain five points above the relegation zone and they can …

Latest West Ham Injury Report

As West Ham United prepare for the remainder of the season and the match vs Arsenal things are really not going their way. The Hammers come into the game on the back of a stunning loss away to Hull City which leaves them only 6 points clear of the relegation zone and they are winless …

Wilshere is the perfect signing for West Ham

After an impressive season under Slaven Bilic last term, West Ham were expected to kick-on this campaign but the Hammers have struggled to make the London Stadium feel like home and are seeking major changes this summer. Having lost star-man Dimitri Payet in January, the West Ham squad is crying out for a big name …

West Ham need to make an immediate decision on their future

West Ham’s season suffered another blow this weekend as struggling Hull City secured a victory against the Hammers, which has left the East London side’s campaign edging towards a stuttering finish to the season. Looking safe from relegation but a long way off the European spots, West Ham’s debut campaign at the London Stadium has …

Hull City 2 – 1 West Ham – The Reaction As Bilic Receives Dreaded Vote Of Confidence

It was another bad day at the office for West Ham as they succumbed to a 2-1 defeat against relegation strugglers Hull City at the KCOM Stadium. Andy Carroll’s first half strike proved to be in vain as Hull turned the game on its head after the restart, finding the net through Andrew Robertson and …

Robert Snodgrass – the interview

As West Ham face Hull City in the Premier League this weekend who better to hear from than Robert Snodgrass, West Ham’s new star man and former Hull player. The Scot is still Hull’s top scorer this term. It will be strange to for him to play against the club he was desperately helping to …

Could a move for this out-of-favour Arsenal man work for West Ham?

Premier League football is finally back with us this weekend! After the doldrums of the international break domestic football returns to our lives this weekend as West Ham make the unenviable trip north to Hull. However, with little left to play for this season thoughts in east London may be beginning to turn to the …

This January signing must step up, and he must do it now

There is little left to play for in the Premier League this season for Slaven Bilic and his West Ham side, meaning when it comes to performances on the pitch, those players who are in need of a good run must use the remaining games to show their manager exactly what they can offer ahead …

If Bilic can land this key deal the new era at West Ham is well underway

The move from Upton Park to The London Stadium for West Ham may not have gone too smoothly in the early stages, with trouble both in the stands and on the pitch marring what was supposed to be a step into a new era for the club. The move was meant to signify the club …

West Ham must be careful and just add the finishing touches this summer

West Ham have had one hell of a ride this season. If making the move away from Upton Park was not bad enough for most Hammers fans, what followed would only complicate things. The season started out with a Europa League loss to some ‘Romanian farmers’ meaning they were out of the competition before it …

Forget Jaap Stam, West Ham must back Bilic and move on

Considering the struggles West Ham manager Slaven Bilic has endured this season, the continued talk around his future is not only disrespectful, but will be helping no one at the London Stadium. Since making the move away from Upton Park, the Hammers have faced trouble on the pitch and in the stands as well as …

A look at some of the hotshot European strikers West Ham might be looking to sign this summer

Much has been made of West Ham’s struggles in front of goal this season. Although they have improved in this regard in recent weeks, it’s still so obvious that they lack a goal-getter, an out and out striker who can help to drive them up the league. The Hammers will have to address this issue …

Why West Ham have to get it right in the transfer market this time round

West Ham have spent no shortage of money in the last four years, it may come as a surprise to some fans to learn they have an estimated net spend of a whopping £100million in that time. Taking mega brands like United, Arsenal and Liverpool, as well as billionaire play-thing club’s like Chelsea and City …

Why West Ham’s fringe players must use this break to change their fortunes

The international break is a hugely frustrating time for any football fan. It used to be that, whilst we lost the excitement of domestic football for a weekend, the clashes at international level were exciting and something to look forward to. However, in recent years international football outside the major tournaments has fallen to a …

Why West Ham can turn to this Chelsea man to revitalise their front line

Will little left to play for in the Premier League this season, thoughts in east London will quickly be turning to what West Ham can do over the coming summer to ensure they have a much easier ride of things next term. Having moved from Upton Park to their new home in Stratford at the …

West Ham may need a striker but Jermain Defoe is not the answer

With little left to play for this season, fans and staff alike at West Ham will be beginning to focus on the summer ahead and how they can improve upon the squad from this season. One sticking point for fans since last summer has been the addition of a big money striker, something assured by …