West Ham iron out Cardiff 2-0

West Ham United spoiled Cardiff City’s first game in the Premier League running out comfortable 2-0 winners at Upton Park.

Cardiff, who were last seasons runaway winners in the Championship, found it difficult to get an early foothold in the game and found themselves under pressure straight away.

West Ham made their early pressure count when in the 13th minute Joe Cole opened the scoring to make it 1-0 to the Hammer’s. [Read more…]

Preview: West Ham United v Cardiff

The wait is finally over, after weeks of anxiously waiting for the new Premier League season, it’s finally here!

West Ham United today welcome Premier League new boys Cardiff City for the the season opener at The Boleyn Ground. [Read more…]

Downing strikes back at Roger’s comments

Stewart Downing, the Hammers’ new signing, has hit back at his former Liverpool boss by stating that his move down south to the Boleyn Ground was not motivated by cash.

Downing’s ex manager Brendan Rogers, had stated that the England international wasn’t originally intended to be sold but was ‘offered a really good deal at West Ham United’. [Read more…]

Ricardo Vaz Te Interest

Ricardo Vaz Te was a player who could do no wrong at West Ham, he had the opportunity to earn ‘Legendary’ cult status after scoring the winning goal in the Play-Off Final against Blackpool.

When Vaz Te was signed from Barnsley for half a million , nobody could have predicted the impact he would go on to make; he went on to score 12 goals for West Ham from January up until the end of the season, 24 goals in total that season. [Read more…]

Roberto Soldado would be magic at Hammers

As a La Liga watcher, I have kept a close eye on one of my favourite players only to see him travel up the road and sign for the White Hart Lane guys.

At £26M, Roberto Soldado was a bargain in my opinion and will do really well in the English Premier League. He even scored from the spot the other day for his new outfit against Spanish side Espanyol. [Read more…]