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December 15, 2017

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 Barkley. His skill and ability has never been in question. But like Wilshere his injury record and overall consistency has. Here I take a brief look
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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 sticks. West Ham got off to the perfect start when summer signing Marko Arnautovic played a cute one-two with Manuel Lanzini, moving the ball onto
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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 the visitors set up to be resilient. The first 20 minutes of the game were encouraging for the Hammers as City did not pose any
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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 to the bitter biting wind as a string vest with a hole in it. The mistakes that followed were to cost West Ham United Ladies
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   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 fans feelings were invited to attend a meeting with Karren Brady at the London Stadium. West Ham fan Tv, Ex and the Blockhead boys, Blowing
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