Uninspiring draw at St Mary’s for West Ham United

It was a rather limp game, which ended in a 0-0 draw at St Mary’s this weekend for West Ham United.

The first half was lifeless to say the least with few chances from either side although stopper Jussi Jaaskelainen had to be on his toes to stop Saints new boy Dani Osvaldo from getting off the mark. [Read more…]

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…]

West Ham Robbed of A Famous Victory

West Ham United drew 2-2 with the mighty Manchester United in the Premier League last night but were robbed of a famous victory due to the inadequacy of a linesman.

The Hammers’ were up for this game from the first whistle as the game started at a blistering pace, with in form striker Andy Carroll going close after just five minutes when his shot from outside the box whistled past the post of United keeper David De Gea. [Read more…]

Southampton 1 – 1 West Ham United

West Ham United  took another step towards Premier League safety this weekend when they secured another valuable point by drawing 1-1 away to a Southampton team on an excellent run.

Mauricio Pochettino has really turned things around for The Saints and after a fine run of form they are now level on 38-points with West Ham after hovering just above the drop zone under former manager Nigel Adkins. [Read more…]

West Ham stun Stoke at The Britannia

West Ham United stunned Stoke City at the weekend by running out 1-0 winners at The Britannia Stadium.

It looked like being a tough day for West Ham when Peter Crouch overhead kicked Matt Taylor straight in the moosh and knocking the midfield player spark out in just the 10th minute of the game. [Read more…]

Aston Villa 2 – 1 West Ham

West Ham United failed to disappoint by continuing their awful away record in The Premiership by going down 2-1 to relegation strugglers Aston Villa.

Villa have now climbed out of the bottom three and are now just six points behind West Ham in the league table, which shows you how close West Ham are to being sucked into a relegation scrap.

The game was extremely poor from both sides with Villa relying on two set plays for their goals and West Ham requiring the help of a Villa player to score an own goal to get on the score sheet. [Read more…]