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Clarke expects Green to bounce back with 'game of his life'
Friday, 18th December 2009
by Thomas Rooney
''Normally after a footballer has a bit of a shocker, it is only a matter of time before someone comes out backing them. This has been the case again for Robert Green after his mistake in the 3-1 defeat to Bolton on Tuesday night...''


Chelsea Preview
Friday, 18th December 2009
by Preview Percy
''Previw Percy is still struggling with a nasty chest infection. We, however, still don't care. So we forced him to take a look at Sunday's match against Chelsea in between swigs of Veno's...... ..''


Thoughts on Sunday's game
Tuesday, 15th December 2009
by Matt Porter
''Walking away from St Andrews, I was struggling to decide whether Iíd just seen a performance from a team showing the potential to improve or one that faced an uphill battle to avoid the relegation trapdoor...''


Bolton Wanderers Preview
Tuesday, 15th December 2009
by Preview Percy
''Preview Percy is unwell. We, however, don't care so we dragged him out of his sickbed to have a look at tonight's match against the Trotters......''


What is the key to survival?
Monday, 14th December 2009
by Lee Byron
''At the moment it doesnít look like anything is in our favour for staying up. Every team from 8th down to the bottom picked up points on Saturday, apart from us. ..''


Birmingham City preview
Friday, 11th December 2009
by Preview Percy
''Preview Percy has a quick look at tomorrow's match at St Andrews.......''


Manchester United Preview
Friday, 4th December 2009
by Preview Percy
''Preview Percy has a quick butcher's at Saturday's visit of the current Premiership Champions..... ..''


Five of the best
Tuesday, 1st December 2009
by Staff Writer
''So it's our old friends Arsenal once again in the FA Cup. ..''


Zola looks at the positives
Friday, 27th November 2009
by Thomas Rooney
''It is now two away league games in a row that West Ham have been 2-0 up early on and ended up drawing the game. It happened at the Stadium of Light in late October and it happened again last Saturday. Albeit in slightly differing circumstances...''


Every cloud and all thatÖ
Thursday, 26th November 2009
by Lee Byron
''With Hull picking up an unlikely three points against Everton (not to mention their turn around against us and Stoke), Blackburn seemingly finding some form with big Sam out of the picture temporarily, and Portsmouth with a new manager on the horizon, we are getting left at the wrong end of a points gap down at the bottom. The clouds are overhead, and getting darker...''


Burnley Preview
Thursday, 26th November 2009
by Preview Percy
''Preview Percy takes a gander at this weekend's opponents..... ..''


Hull City Preview
Friday, 20th November 2009
by Preview Percy
''Our correspondent has a look at Saturday's visit to East Yorkshire......''


Upson needs to stand up and be counted
Thursday, 19th November 2009
by Thomas Rooney
''Two combining factors have resulted in plenty of speculation about Matthew Upsonís future this season. First of all, he has regularly been playing for England under Fabio Capello and therefore enhancing his reputation as one of the most solid defenders around...''


Everton Preview
Friday, 6th November 2009
by Preview Percy
''It's been a busy week for Preview Percy as he has a look at Sunday's match at home to Everton........''


Aston Villa Preview
Tuesday, 3rd November 2009
by Preview Percy
''Preview Percy recovers from his trip to Wearside with a few words about Wednesday's visit from Aston Villa.......''


Where do we go from here?
Tuesday, 3rd November 2009
by Lee Byron
'' Saturday night (thatís the time zone I watch the game in) was another week of frustration, and ultimately despair, with a sprinkling of hope thrown in somewhere in the middle. So where do we go from here to turn performances into results?..''


Sunderland Preview
Friday, 30th October 2009
by Preview Percy
''Preview Pecy took time out from packing for the long trek North to have a look at this weekend's opponents.... ..''


Arsenal Preview
Friday, 23rd October 2009
by Preview Percy
''Preview Percy has a butcher's at Sunday's match against Arsenal.......''


Can Zola and co start getting points on the board?
Tuesday, 20th October 2009
by Thomas Rooney
''You may remember that in my last piece for KUMB, I said that it was extremely important for West Ham to get a positive result at Stoke. After the international break, I viewed it as crucial for this next group of games that at least a draw was picked up. For confidence and momentum more than anything...''


Stoke City Preview
Thursday, 15th October 2009
by Preview Percy
''Preview Percy takes a look at Saturday's match.......''


International break is a chance to re-group
Saturday, 10th October 2009
by Thomas Rooney
''Every West Ham fan knows that it hasnít been the greatest start to the season. Gianfranco Zolaís men sit in the bottom three of the Premier League after just one victory so far. The performances havenít been too bad, but the table doesnít lie and things need to improve...''


Fulham Preview
Friday, 2nd October 2009
by Preview Percy
''Preview Percy takes a look at Sunday's match......''


Letís just enjoy this season
Tuesday, 29th September 2009
by Kyle Marvell
''You could say after losing to Man City that this season is starting to look a little bleak. I mean you canít judge this on just six games played in the league but before all this negativity and lack of enthusiasm arises letís just remember that we only live once, so why make West Ham stop you living?..''


Zola praises Bellamy ahead of Manchester City clash
Monday, 28th September 2009
by Thomas Rooney
''It seems as though the old adage of Ďwe only focus on our teamí has gone out of the window for Gianfranco Zola ahead of tonightís Premier League clash with Manchester City. This is because he has been heaping praise on former Manchester City striker Craig Bellamy...''


Manchester City preview
Saturday, 26th September 2009
by Preview Percy
''Preview Percy takes an "alternative" look at our next opponents.....''




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