West Ham United announce Frank Lampard as Manager!!!

Ok, this isn’t a real headline. But what if it was? At West Ham we love to hate a former player. Paul Ince, Joey Beauchamp, Jermain Defoe and of course Frank Lampard Jnr. Frank has recently taken over at Derby County and will start his first ever managerial role away to…

What Impact Will New Signings Have On Rice?

So it now appears that centre back is a position we are serious about improving in preparation for the start of the next season. It’s not just improvement of the position we seem to be looking for its practically on overhaul with Mawson, Diop and Santos all looking as though…

Premiership Fixtures Announced

West Ham’s Premiership fixtures for the 2018/19 season were officially announced this morning. The Hammers kick off the season with a difficult away trip to Champions League finalists Liverpool. The next fixture will see Bournemouth as the first visitors at the London Stadium. Followed by the first London Derby of…

Is Declan Worth The Extra Dough?

So, Declan Rice has been rewarded for an outstanding season in the Premier League, playing the majority of games for West Ham United as a nineteen year old in the heated cauldron of central defence. Couple this with the plaudits he has received whilst on international duty with Ireland as…

“It’s not about size, it’s about how you use it.” – Pellgrini’s Defensive Philosophy

In a recent ‘Cuppa Tea’ liveshow, Gonzo spoke at length about the changing of the guard that is in place at West Ham United. A new manager invariably marks a period of change and upheaval, but rarely does it signify the wholesale restructuring of a club’s footballing ethos and identity….