Football is not golf or polo for VIP’s- Bilic on Twenty’s Plenty Protests

While expressing his thoughts on the upcoming fixture against Sunderland, West Ham boss Slaven Bilic also had a few words to say regarding the “Twenty’s Plenty” protests to be staged this weekend by the Football Supporters’ Federation (FSF).

The cheapest season ticket at West Ham currently costs £620, more than the cheapest ticket at the likes of Man Utd and Newcastle.. Only Arsenal, Chelsea, Spurs and Liverpool charge more for their cheapest season ticket. However the price is set to go down to £289 in the 2016/17 season after moving to the Olympic Park. [Read more…]

Taking stock two months into the season- We’ve scored some sweet goals

Well, after what has been quite the incredible start to the Premier League season, we find ourselves sat in third position with only Manchester City and Manchester United ahead of us- and even then, United in first, are only three points ahead, as the table below shows.

Our form at the Boleyn has been a bit dodgy, and it looks like our lads prefer to play away! Nine points from three games away at Arsenal, Liverpool and Man City, and only four from four games at home against Leicester, Bournemouth, Newcastle and Norwich! [Read more…]

Video Player Watch- West Ham’s Matt Jarvis scores on loan debut for Norwich

Matt Jarvis scored on his Norwich debut yesterday, netting the third goal in the Canaries’ 3-1 win over fellow Premier League newbies AFC Bournemouth on 12 September, 2015. Jarvis’ goal v Bournemouth came in the 67th minute of the game after Cameron Jerome (35) and Wes Hoolahan (52) had put Norwich 2-0 ahead [Read more…]

Big Sam officially joins Twitter- Autobiography to release next month

Former West Ham manager Sam Allardyce has officially joined micro blogging site Twitter. His official handle is @OfficialBigSam and he has officially described himself to be “Passionate about grassroots sports” in his account bio.

Allardyce has made two tweets so far, and has already been verified by Twitter UK.

Allardyce will be releasing his autobiography next month (October 8, 2015). It will be released by the Headline Publishing Group.

Check out Allardyce’s first tweet below [Read more…]

Video- Maiga goal vs Bournemouth wins WHUFC August Goal of the Month Award

Modibo Maiga’s goal vs Bournemouth has been voted West Ham’s Goal of the Month for August 2015. Maiga came on as a 73rd minute substitute for Diafra Sakho in that game, and scored in the 82nd minute. West Ham lost the game 4-3.

Maiga’s goal v Bournemouth beat off competition from Dimitri Payet’s strike v Leicester City (15 August) and Mauro Zarate’s goal against Arsenal (9 August). Other contenders were Sakho (v Werder Bremen), Kouyate (v Arsenal) and Sakho again (v Liverpool)

The goal was Maiga’s last for the club, with the Malian international signing for Saudi club Al-Nassr to bring to an end his three year stay at Upton Park. The 27 year old joined the Hammers from French outfit Sochaux back in 2012. [Read more…]