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West Ham United v Manchester City
Friday, 24th October 2014
by Preview Percy
''Sergio Aguero? David Cross was better. Let Preview Percy explain why.......''


He's a claret and blue hero - but are Mark Noble's days numbered?
Monday, 20th October 2014
by Carys Baker
''There are mixed opinions amongst our supporters regarding the ability of Mark Noble, our current longest-serving player. ..''


United we stand, divided we fall
Monday, 20th October 2014
by Paul Walker
''Nothing disappointed me more of late than seeing how disunited our great club had become. We seem to have been at war with ourselves over everything from Big Sam to the Olympic Stadium move...''


Which Hammer will be the signing of the summer?
Friday, 17th October 2014
by Staff Writer #3
''As things stand, the Hammers’ faithful should be a fairly happy bunch. Currently lying seventh in the Premier League table, the goals are flying in, entertainment levels are high, and the decision to stand by manager Sam Allardyce is proving to be a wise decision from the board...''


Burnley v West Ham United
Friday, 17th October 2014
by Preview Percy
''Preview Percy's look at this weekend's oponents is a bit earlier than usual as he's going to this one. That'll be HIS mobility scooter you'll be getting stuck behind on the M6 this afternoon then....''


Why the Nolan boos?
Wednesday, 8th October 2014
by Tore Søyland
''As a lifelong Norwegian West Ham supporter, it really hurt me hearing a lot of boos at The Boleyn on Saturday when our captain Kevin Nolan was entering the pitch in the 75th minute...''


West Ham United v Queens Park Rangers
Saturday, 4th October 2014
by Preview Percy
''We're often asked what Preview Percy's full name is. To tell the truth we're not sure as he refuses to tell anyone "for tax reasons". Which, for some strange reason, reminds us of this weekend's match........''


Caught up in the friendly fire
Friday, 3rd October 2014
by Paul Walker
''Pet hate time…the amount of abuse our fans dish out to former West Ham players and managers...''


West Ham’s African Adventure 2015
Tuesday, 30th September 2014
by Bill Hawes
''You may have seen an article on the club’s official web site recently regarding a volunteering trip to Kenya with the West Ham United Community Sports Trust and African Adventures...''


Manchester United v West Ham United
Friday, 26th September 2014
by Preview Percy
''Preview Percy has had a stupid grin on his face all week. And, for once, it wasn't down to his ill fitting dentures. Well not all of it anyway. Before they sedated him for the day he had a look at this weekend's trip to Old Trafford. If only they'd given him the pills earlier.......''


Call off the dogs
Monday, 22nd September 2014
by Paul Walker
''There are defining moments in every manager's career, and Saturday’s stunning victory over a Liverpool club that has become too cocky for their own good will go down as one such moment for Sam Allardyce...''


That Paul Walker, what does he know anyway?
Saturday, 20th September 2014
by Raedwulf
''In response to the estimable Mr Walker's latest opinion piece, "thanks heavens" I would never say, sir! ..''


A way of life
Saturday, 20th September 2014
by Paul Turner
''There is currently a thread on the KUMB forums at the moment, asking forum members to post a picture they feel sums up the club the best. It contains the usual self depreciating humour that seemingly you need to possess if you are a fan of the Hammers. ..''


West Ham United v Liverpool
Friday, 19th September 2014
by Preview Percy
''We'd hoped that an independent Scotland was somewhere we could have deported Preview Percy to. No wonder they voted "No". While we get on to the Ecuadorian Embassy to find out whether that room is free yet, here's his look at this weekend's visit of Liverpool..... ..''


Home of the brave...
Wednesday, 17th September 2014
by Paul Walker
''Well, if this is the brave new world we have been craving, bring it on, even if I wonder whether my blood pressure can stand the strain. ..''


Can the Hammers beat the Red Devils?
Tuesday, 16th September 2014
by Staff Writer #3
''The Iron Hammers will be travelling north to Old Trafford on 27th September as they prepare to take on this season's no-hopers, Manchester United...''


Hull City v West Ham United
Sunday, 14th September 2014
by Preview Percy
''He's had a week off and, having been snubbed by England, Preview Percy is now considering taking his international preview, er, "talents", down to help Gibraltar's European Championship campaign. As if the Spanish weren't cheesed off enough already. In the meantime he's back on the domestic trail looking at Monday night's trip to Hull...... ..''


Why I can't help but feel sorry for Allardyce
Monday, 8th September 2014
by Sean McGuire
''Sam Allardyce is currently the bookies favourite to be the next manager out of a job. I think this is a safe bet but I also, more controversially I imagine, think this is unfair. ..''


The season so far
Thursday, 4th September 2014
by Elliot Pollard
''Being West Ham fans we’re used to frequent ups and downs; the start of the 2014/15 season has been no different...''


Nowhere to hide
Monday, 1st September 2014
by Gary Portugal
''Despite a poor pre-season,there were reasons for optimism. Eight new signings (so far), including one of our best signings in years in Kouyate. ..''


Pre-match thoughts: West Ham Utd vs Southampton
Friday, 29th August 2014
by Staff Writer #3
''West Ham bounced back from a disappointing opening day defeat to Tottenham by seeing off Crystal Palace last week, and will go into their next match against Southampton feeling confident. ..''


West Ham United v Southampton
Friday, 29th August 2014
by Preview Percy
''What connects Southampton, Jimmy out of the Krankies and Michael Jackson? Nothing. Only a warped mind would even think of such a link. Here's Preview Percy then.......''


West Ham United v Sheffield United
Monday, 25th August 2014
by Preview Percy
''It's time for the first Cup preview of the season and you won't be at all surprised to discover that Preview Percy is most definitely one to bear grudges.... ..''


Crystal Palace v West Ham United
Friday, 22nd August 2014
by Preview Percy
''Just in case any of you were thinking about nominating Preview Percy for the ice bucket challenge, you may be pleased to know that the first person to do so is expected to make a full recovery from the operation to remove a galvanised pail from their backside. Eventually. Meanwhile here's the miserable one's thoughts on this weekend's visit to Selhurst Park..... ..''


Dirty Northern...
Friday, 22nd August 2014
by Tim Marshall
''New season, new players = new chants. It’s going to be a difficult season for West Ham, and not just on the pitch. ..''


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