Does This Season Represent Progression?

With The Hammers sitting mid table and this being the likely resting place for the 2018/2019 season, has progress been made, or should we be expecting more? We take a look over the high’s and lows and consider what we should expect in 2019/2020.

Hammers Beat Spurs At The It's Happened Again Stadium

Livid Tottenham supporters have taken to social media (visit other sites to see their comments copied and pasted, we don't regurgitate such dross!) to express how sad they think Hammers fans are for celebrating their victory over Tottenham at the Daniel Levy 'It's Happened Again' Stadium. In addition to the vast majority of their supporters being in total denial over Tottenham's defeat, the usual excuses of a cluttered playing schedule were rolling out even before the final whistle of West Ham's 1-0 victory, excuses not made by Mauricio Pochettino who is a class act.

Diop Back In For Tottenham Vs West Ham Match-Team Line Ups

Tottenham: Lloris, Davies, Alderweireld, Sanchez, Foyth, Rose, Dier, Alli, Eriksen, Moura, Son Subs: Gazzaniga, Trippier, Wanyama, Walker-Peters, Llorente, Skipp
West Ham: Fabianski, Fredericks, Balbuena, Diop, Masuaku, Rice, Antonio, Noble, Snodgrass, Anderson, Arnautovic Subs: Adrian, Zabaleta, Obiang, Chicharito, Wilshere, Ogbonna, Perez

Hugill Burned Fingers - Can Maupay Tread On Toes?

Whichever way you look at it West Ham United's squad is about to undergo major surgery, particularly in the striking department, an area where players don't come cheap. With Andy Carroll, Lucas Perez, Javier Hernandez and probably Marko Arnautovic all set to leave there will be a need for substantial further recruitment.

Lucky Hammers Dodge A Bullet As Dzeko Favours A Move To Inter

Some West Ham fans will be disappointed on hearing the news that apparent transfer target, 'veteran' striker Edin Dzeko, has indicated that he would prefer a move to Inter Milan instead of to London Stadium, however the vast majority that we have heard from indicate their extreme pleasure that the club have dodged a bullet by NOT signing the 33 year old. The Roma striker is apparently desperate to sign for Inter, and will turn down any offer from West Ham in order to push through a move to the Nerazzurri.

Was 7th Place Really The Holy Grail Or A Poisoned Chalice?

Much has been made of why teams just below the top six clubs of the Barclays Premier League have struggled to make 7th place their own, Everton, Leicester, Watford, Wolves and West Ham have all flirted with securing what will probably be a slot that guarantees European football next season.

London Stadium Team Updates West Ham United Vs Leicester City

West Ham: Fabianski, Balbuena, Zabaleta, Ogbonna, Masuaku, Rice, Anderson, Sndograss, Noble, Antonio, Arnautovic. Subs: Adrian, Obiang, Wilshere, Diop, Fredericks, Perez, Diangana.
Leicester: Schmeichel, Pereira, Evans, Maguire, Chilwell, Ndidi, Maddison, Albrighton, Tielemans, Gray, Vardy. Subs: Ward, Morgan, Iheanacho, Barnes, Okazaki, Mendy, Fuchs.

'Unicorn' To Feature For Hammers Against Foxes

Bereft of the creative input that the injured Manuel Lanzini and Samir Nasri bring to the team, manager Manuel Pellegrini has been handed what many will see as a poisoned chalice in the form of a 'fit again' Jack Wilshere. It appears that the very talented but much injured former Arsenal and England midfielder will be adding to his miserable quota of four games played by featuring for the home side at some point during the match against Leicester City at the London Stadium this Saturday afternoon.

Outrageous- Snodgrass Fine More Than Some Racial Abuse Euro Fines!

The FA might be on a little bit of a power mission as they are attempting to remain the FA as opposed to the English FA, well FA has many connotations especially when it comes to their response, or lack of response to racism in the sport of football. The FA's paltry middle of the road attitude has far reaching consequences, fans around the Globe, particularly in certain areas of Europe have been getting away with outrageous amounts of racist comments and actions against players of visiting teams, sometimes even their own players!

Bosnian or Croat Or Both? As Hammers Linked With Dzeko And Perisic

With all eyes on next season, Hammers' recruitment will be an important issue as the club looks to build on the impressive foundations laid down by Manuel Pellegrini in his first year in charge at the London Stadium, several key players will be leaving, none more so than Andy Carroll.


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