James Milner Adrian obstruction?- Emre Can goal v West Ham 2018

Was Liverpool’s James Milner guilty of obstructing West Ham goalkeeper Adrian during the Reds’ first goal in their 4-1 win at Anfield?

West Ham had survived for nearly half an hour before Emre Can got the better of debutant Patrice Evra at a corner and headed home. But should this goal, Can’s sixth & Liverpool’s 100th of the season across all competitions, been allowed to stand? Was Milner obstructing Adrian? Clever play because the medio doesn’t move that much. Would it have been called if Adrian had made more of an effort to get past him? Perhaps yes. [Read more…]

Adrian nominated for Best Goalkeeper at London Football Awards

Goalkeeper Adrian is the only West Ham player to be nominated for the 2018 London Football Awards. LFA 2018 will raise money for the Willow Foundation, founded by Bob Wilson back in 1999.

Adrian is up against Thibault Courtois, Hugo Lloris, Dan Bentley and Heurelho Gomes in his category.

The LFA’s take performances from 13 London clubs- AFC Wimbledon, Arsenal, Barnet, Brentford, Charlton, Chelsea,
Crystal Palace, Fulham, Millwall, QPR, Tottenham Hotspur, Watford and West Ham, into account. [Read more…]

West Ham sign Joe Hart on loan

West Ham have completed the signing of Joe Hart on loan from Manchester City. The England stopper spent last season in the Italian top flight with Torino and will spend the whole of 2017/18 at the London Stadium.

Hart, who is on a £4.5m contract with City, will get paid £2.5m by West Ham (allowing the club to operate within their wage structure), but the Hammers will also pay £2m as loan fee to City, who will in turn bear the remaining part of the 30 year old’s wages. [Read more…]

Congratulations Adrian- West Ham goalkeeper gets married to fiancee- June 13, 2015

Our goalkeeper Adrian is officially off the market, having married his fiancee in Spain. He posted a pic on Twitter, saying it to the “best day of his life”

Congratulations to Mr. and Mrs. Adrian San Miguel from all of us here [Read more…]

West Ham’s first signing of 2015-16- Darren Randolph joins on free from Birmingham

We’ve made our first signing of the summer in the form of Darren Randolph from Birmingham City. Randolph joins on a free, opting not to extend his Birmingham City contract. He will however be officially unveiled only on July 1 when his contract at St.Andrews officially expires.

The Bray born goalkeeper started his youth career at Charlton and left the Addicks at the age of 23 to join Motherwell. He left Fir Park in 2013 to join Birmingham City and has been an ever present for them under the sticks, missing just one league game over two seasons (that too owing to suspension!) [Read more…]