Barkley vs Wilshere

After Jack Wilshere starred for Arsenal against a resilient West Ham side on Wednesday night a lot of people have been banging the ‘Wilshere to West Ham’ drum. But is he the right player for us? Another player, almost forgotten by the media, that we should look at is Ross…

Match Report: West Ham 1-0 Chelsea

HAMMERS DAMAGE CHELSEA TITLE HOPES Chelsea’s title ambitions look all but over after West Ham gained their first win since September to send the Hammers fans into ecstasy. The visitors made one change from their midweek draw against Atletico Madrid, while David Moyes made three changes, keeping Adrian between the…

Match Report: Manchester City 2-1 West Ham

LATE HEARTBREAK FOR THE HAMMERS West Ham come away from the Etihad with 0 points against one of the hottest teams in Europe, but there were plenty of encouraging signs for the boys in claret and blue. The match began as expected, Manchester City having plenty of the ball but…

April Gives West Ham Ladies the Fool Treatment

We all make mistakes. I made the first mistake when I was tricked into thinking ‘mmm ..it’s not all that cold out’ by the low deceptive winter sun and proceeded to reject my insulating quilted jacket for some flimsy permeable thing hanging in the porch which had as much resistance…

Fans Meet Brady – Truth or Spin

   Nigel Kahn is a lifelong Hammers fan, podcaster and was a regular writer for OLAS. He’s a West Ham historian and archivist of all things Claret & Blue.    The Infamous Bloggers meetings were held again this week, on Thursday the people with “their finger on the pulse” of…