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…

Manuel Pellegrini – Its Official

  Manuel Pellegrini has, this morning, been unveiled as West Hams new manager. The 17th permanent manager in our history. The 64-year-old Chilean has a wealth of experience having managed River Plate, Villareal, Real Madrid, Malaga, Man City and most recently Hebei China Fortune (nope me neither!).   Manuel Pellegrini…

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…

Getting to the Hart of the Matter

Firstly, please accept my apologies for the title of this piece – I couldn’t resist!! Secondly, my timing of this blog is deliberate. We have just seen Joe Hart produce the kind of display I knew he was capable of. If De Gea had pulled of that type of performance…

The Goalkeeping Conundrum – By Abu

Adrian or Joe Hart?   Since Adrian arrived from Real Betis a few seasons ago, he has always been one of the few fan favourites with his passion for the club. He has created unbelievable memories for the fans, most notably the winning penalty against Everton in the FA Cup. However,…