It may be time to use our flair players sparingly

So football is back but not as we know it. There are no spectators, more substitutions and probably many more rules that I have allowed to pass me by. Personally I felt the season should have been voided. Perhaps to some degree that opinion is driven by a fear of…

The story of the Hammers’ immediate return to the Premier League

A 3-2 defeat to Wigan Athletic on 15 May 2011 brought to an end a six-season stint in the Premier League and saw the Hammers relegated to the Championship for the first time in seven years. It took two seasons to regain our Premier League status following relegation in 2003,…

Rebuilding West Ham

We’ve all been watching recent events unfold at West Ham in a bit of a daze, wondering quite how such a promising set of players could have failed to such an extent that relegation now seems more than likely. Most of the fan-base now appear to be in agreement that…

Thousands of US-based Hammers head to Miami’s Premier League Mornings Live fan festival

Over 3,000 Hammers fans made the trip to Miami, Florida before the Christmas period to take part in the city’s Premier League Mornings Live event. The event, which broadcast United’s narrow win at Southampton live from 4,000 miles away from the English south coast, was hosted in partnership with US…

Recalling Diangana Would Be A Mistake!

I just read an article on HITC, the home of hearsay and speculation that Grady Diangana does not wish to return to West Ham. Now, I believe this to mean, he doesn’t want to be recalled mid-way through the season rather than him wanting to leave the club altogether however…