Change Isn’t Always For The Better

VAR has been the predictable topic of discussion so far this season. Despite most being in favour of it’s introduction initially, I think the reality is causing many to crave simpler times. On the opening weekend of the season Pep Guardiola described VAR as a ‘passion killer’ and it’s hard…

Who fills Chicha void

Javier Hernández aka Chicharito has recently left West Ham United to join La Liga side Sevila for a few around 8 million pounds. The move is a interesting one with the Epl transfer window being shut for almost a month now this leaves West Ham with just 2 real out…

What to do about Cup Competitions?

As a Hammers Chat fan, I’ve lost count of the amount of times I’ve heard Gonzo and Geo talk of their desire to win a cup… any cup, and that still appears to be the case. It would seem West Ham’s 2018 heroic Betway Cup victory wasn’t enough for them,…

No Gomes, No Rondon ..

So Arnautovic has left and gone to china for 22.5 million, Maxi Gomez has chosen Valencia of us, Rondon doesn’t look likely either.  The search for a big money striker goes on.  Now everyone has their own opinion on the Maxi Gomez Saga, some are glad it didn’t happen and…

Defensive cover: Do we have enough?

I think every West Ham fan is in agreement that Issa Diop and Fabian Balbuena should, and indeed will, be our starting centre back pair next season. But is our cover for those positions sufficient enough? Angelo Ogbonna was essentially our only deputy last season, and while he is clearly…