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West Ham must stick with Pellegrini

Well that was a surprising start to the season. To be fair, we didn’t expect all the new signings to gel at once and we even thought that The Hammers would lose a couple of games at the beginning of the new Premier League season. What we didn’t think would happen was that they would …

Is Manuel Pellegrini The Right Fit For West Ham United?

Manuel Pellegrini is the new West Ham United manager. The Chilean, known predominantly in England for his exploits with Manchester City, has 30 years of managerial experience to his name and West Ham should improve with the seasoned campaigner at the helm. Pre-season training is just around the corner for the Hammers first team, so …

Happy With Hammers Owners As They Make Major Managerial Appointment?

So West Ham parted company with David Moyes after he guided them to safety this season and the club have moved very quickly following the end of the season to appoint a new boss. It was clear that Hammers fans would not take kindly to another choice for manager that they were not happy about …

Southampton: The Biggest Game of the Season

On 31st March, West Ham will entertain Southampton at the London Stadium in what the media lover to term a ‘relegation six-pointer’. However, the hyperbole is probably justified this time because both clubs are in dire need of a win. At the moment Southampton occupy 18th spot, two points and one place below West Ham …

Why West Ham Won’t Continue With David Moyes Next Season

As far as good managerial appointments go, David Moyes to West Ham was not seen as one of the best, not by the supporters anyway. He had a recent history of abysmal failure albeit while showing a flair for timing which was second to none. He managed to jump the Real Sociedad ship just before …

An 80m problem that doesn’t exist for West Ham

David Moyes has come out today and claimed today that he will be doing ‘an Allardyce’ and not prioritizing the FA Cup as Premier League safety is his main concern for the 2017/18 campaign as Sam has done so famously at Bolton Wanderers, Crystal Palace, West Ham, Newcastle, Sunderland and now at Everton. This leaves …

Why Sullivan and Gold cannot entertain this transfer deal

With news emerging that Philippe Coutinho is likely to be granted his January wish and a move to Barcelona, rumours are circulating that Manuel Lanzini remains Liverpool’s no.1 transfer target to replace the departing Brazilian. Sullivan and Gold need to remain firm and rebuff all transfer approaches – as we need to strengthen and not …

It’s A Merry Christmas For Hammers Fans As They Are Out Of The Bottom 3

Under the stewardship of David Moyes West Ham have now climbed out of the bottom 3 so if the season were to end today they would avoid relegation. David Moyes was a somewhat controversial replacement for many Hammers fans as they did not like the idea of Moyes being the new manager to replace the …

Moyes Is Already Getting It Very Wrong With West Ham As Man City Game Looms

He was certainly not universally accepted by West Ham fans. After unsuccessful spells with his three previous clubs, that was hardly surprising. What was surprising was that, as two of his previous three clubs were relegated, the owners at West Ham thought he was the one to SAVE them from relegation. Where did that logic …

Moyes at West Ham for the long-run

David Moyes says he is hoping to stay at West Ham for the long-term, sighting his achievements at Everton as the benchmark. Moyes spent 11 years managing Everton in what was a hugely successful period for the club. He was then lured away to replace Sir Alex Ferguson at Manchester United, but from there he …

Latest Hammers Injury News Ahead Of Everton And Man City Games This Week

West Ham been through a very tumultuous season so far between leaking the most goals in the Premier League and languishing in 17th place in the division a point away from the relegation zone after recording a point on Friday night in David Moyes’ first home game in charge of the Hammers after Slaven Bilic …

Is It Time For A Cultural Change At West Ham?

Whatever happens this season at West Ham things need to change at the football club and we need to return to our roots. We used to be known as the academy; however, the lack of young talent coming through this system since Tony Carr left the club is startling. It is an area that needs …

Is David Moyes The Right Man For West Ham?

West Ham United need two things to please their fans. They need to avoid relegation and they need to play attractive football. It probably isn’t totally necessary to do both at this present moment in time as avoiding the drop has to be the priority. Once they are safe they can begin to think about …

West Ham owners plead for fans support on Twitter amid negative response to David Moyes appointment

The sacking of Slaven Bilic seemed inevitable after he led the club to a record of 5 wins 6 losses and 3 draws in the 14 games he managed the Hammers in this season across all competitions. Bilic left the club this week with West Ham sitting in 18th position in the Premier League and …

Hammers must not repeat previous mistakes

West Ham skipper Mark Noble says his side must use ‘common sense’ in order to overcome the challenge Liverpool will present to them this weekend. The Hammers are in a spot of bother in the league at the moment, and have won just two of their opening ten Premier League games – sitting one point …

Andy Carroll should lose his place to Javier Hernandez

West Ham should drop Andy Carroll following his red card against Burnley on Saturday, and replace him with Javier Hernandez. That’s the views of Sky Sports pundit Tony Gale, who believes Hernandez’s drop in form is down to him being played out of position. The Hammers looked in good shape against Burnley over the weekend …

West Ham star tips Carroll for England World Cup spot

West Ham star Aaron Cresswell says he is confident that team-mate Andy Carroll can be on the plane to Russia with the England squad for the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Carroll last played for England back in 2012, over 5 years ago. Injuries are the main reason for his exclusion from the nation’s squad, …

Bilic confident of Carroll and Hernandez partnership

West Ham boss Slaven Bilic believes the upcoming partnership of Javier Hernandez and Andy Carroll will be a big benefit to the club, and says it has the potential to turn the Hammer’s season around. Chicarito has been one of West Ham’s star performers so far in what has been a poor start to the …

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