ISSA RELIEF FOR THE HAMMERS

West Ham avoided an enormous upset against AFC Wimbledon thanks to second half goals from Issa Diop, Angelo Ogbonna and forward Javier Hernandez, cancelling out Joe Pigott’s opener. The Hammers made nine changes from Saturday’s 3-1 defeat to Arsenal, with Diop and Robert Snodgrass the only ones to keep their…

WHERE ARE ALL THE GOALS COMING FROM?

Last season we scored a credible 48 goals in the Premier League. We were the 8th best top scorers which should have led to a higher league position if we hadn’t had the joint worse defensive record with Stoke. But with the attacking approach of our new Manager Manuel Pellegrini and…

Next Season – Score more goals or concede less?

As we go into another new Manager search we will all have to wait and see what style of football we will be playing next season. But where do we need to improve? A big percentage of the fan base including myself want a more attacking style. But when you…

The French Revolution and mutterings classes!

Can you hear it? The low thud of inevitability as West Ham bounce down the table back into the relegation fight? The man who was sent to save the souls of the wayward and the restless, came and failed to conquer…in fact he has become the living nightmare that all…

This is not Football!

  Football – A game played by two teams of eleven players using a round ball.   Above is the definition of football. What we are playing is not football. What on earth was yesterday? It says football is played by ‘two teams’. Can someone explain to me the logic…