Reasons to be Cheerful

With an apology to the late, great Ian Dury, a more realistic title should probably be reasons to be cheerful (part 3003), swiftly followed of course by an equal number of reasons to be disappointed, bemused, frustrated… Scratch beneath the surface of the current situation, the team and the squad…

Are You Not Entertained?

Supporting West Ham during 2018/19 is a bit like when your favourite TV show has just come back for a new season. It’s been good before and went through a streak of quality viewing but it has been in a bit of a lull for a while, but the hope…

BALBUENA – The man we need back asap

We have now been without Fabián Balbuena for 4 matches now since his injury against Watford on 22nd December. Have we missed him? I think so, and more importantly with some of the more difficult fixtures coming up and hopefully a Cup run then we need our main defender back. His…

2018/19 Squad Report so far

Its been a turbulent start to the season for West Ham. We were on such a low after losing our first four games but then turned it around and went on a four match unbeaten streak including a big 3-1 home win against Manchester United. Recent fixtures have received mixed…

Our Premier League campaign so far: Review

12 games into the season and we have already reached our third international break. Leaving that particular subject for another day, it is now a good time to reflect on our season so far, with nearly a third of the campaign having already passed us by.   Manuel Pellegrini’s start…