The story of the Hammers’ immediate return to the Premier League

A 3-2 defeat to Wigan Athletic on 15 May 2011 brought to an end a six-season stint in the Premier League and saw the Hammers relegated to the Championship for the first time in seven years. It took two seasons to regain our Premier League status following relegation in 2003,…

Cheikhou Kouyate – What does he add to the Team?

I don’t think there are too many fans singing the praises of Kouyate and haven’t been since that final season at Upton Park that is slowing disappearing into the darkness. To give him a fair crack at what the stats reveal, I have reviewed his performance in stats over the…

The Streakers who forgot to take off their clothes! – By Alf Gasparro

What a palava, what a shambles…what an absolute nightmare! That was the best description one could give the West Ham team performance on Saturday against the unfashionable and unlikely high flyers from Burnley. The sideshow at the game was not necessarily a reflection of how fans were being less than…