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More than OK so far, Slav - but now for the great unwashed
Thursday, 8th October 2015
by Paul Walker
''Yep, love this season so far. A bright, new young manager who 'gets' West Ham. Away wins to die for and a team who always look like they can get out of the mire however many daft mistakes cost us crucial goals...''


October: one home game in a calendar month!
Friday, 2nd October 2015
by Brian Williams
''Ask anyone at the Premier League and they will tell you the fixture list is compiled by computer. But what sort of computer?..''


Slaven in tune with the supporters
Friday, 2nd October 2015
by Paul Turner
''At the pre-match press conference on Thursday, 1 October for the game away to Sunderland, a question was put to Slaven Bilic regarding the cost of match day tickets as can be seen within the KUMB article here. ..''


Sunderland v West Ham United
Friday, 2nd October 2015
by Preview Percy
''Unlike Jeremy Corbyn, not only would Preview Percy press the big red button in the event of a nuclear war, he'd probably do it in peacetime. Croydon, Liverpool and White Hart Lane are first on his hit list. Sunderland isn't on the list. Yet........ ..''


West Ham United v Norwich City
Friday, 25th September 2015
by Preview Percy
''It was once pointed out to Alan Partridge, Norwich's favourite fictional broadcaster, that a anagram of his name was "Anal Dirge Prat". Talking of which, here is Preview Percy..''


Leicester City v West Ham United
Tuesday, 22nd September 2015
by Preview Percy
''This will probably be the only match preview you read that tackles the "Great Crisp Packet Controversy". Here's Preview Percy to show why this is not necessarily a good thing.......''


Stop the migration process now, Arnold Hills would
Monday, 21st September 2015
by PC Hammer
''If you look back on our history our founder Arnold Hills, although seemingly a tough chap, had a rich streak of fairness and the hope of doing the right thing in him as can be seen by this quote attributed to him:..''


Manchester City v West Ham United
Friday, 18th September 2015
by Preview Percy
''This week's Preview Percy column contains a snippet of information that may be of interest to anyone planning on taking part in a tv quiz in Argentina or, possibly, India. Which is of no consolation to the rest of us unfortunately.......''


West Ham United v Newcastle United
Sunday, 13th September 2015
by Preview Percy
''Ever felt sorry for a mosquito? Preview Percy has. To learn exactly why, and much, much less read on. If you like.....''


West Ham United v Newcastle United
Sunday, 13th September 2015
by Preview Percy
''Ever felt sorry for a mosquito? Preview Percy has. To learn exactly why, and much, much less read on. If you like.....''


An interesting window
Wednesday, 2nd September 2015
by Het-Field
''It was an interesting transfer window, which has ultimately proved quite fruitful - although I don't think anybody could criticise anybody else for believing at one point that our dealings were done after Manuel Lanzini signed and that a free transfer for Joey Barton was the only likely outcome. ..''


Moving on up
Wednesday, 2nd September 2015
by Paul Walker
''Before our very eyes in the amazing last hours of the transfer window, we watched ourselves moving to a different level...''


The best away win EVERÖ
Monday, 31st August 2015
by Paul Walker
''Right, I believe it. We have won at Anfield, frankly I never thought I would ever see the day. For those of us of a certain vintage and for yours truly who spent 20 years of his working life in Liverpool, it is something just a touch special...''


Online betting companies sponsoring Premier League teams
Sunday, 30th August 2015
by Staff Writer #3
''Something fairly big in the Premier League news world is the fact that online betting companies are starting to sponsor Premier League teams. This has happened before, but it is starting to happen even more than ever now. ..''


Liverpool v West Ham Utd: is this our year?
Saturday, 29th August 2015
by Brian Williams
''Is this the year the Liverpool hoodoo finally ends? The bookies clearly donít think so and, based on what weíve seen at Upton Park so far this season, itís hard to argue with them. But, be honest, who really thought West Ham would win at the Emirates?..''


Liverpool v West Ham United
Friday, 28th August 2015
by Preview Percy
''Kevin Nolan - gone. Modibo Maiga - gone. Preview Percy - still here. Damn...''


Trying to make sense of it all
Friday, 28th August 2015
by Matt Bell
''I don't watch Eastenders or any other soap. I don't need to because I'm a West Ham fan and they provide a weekly dose of drama, tears and terrible performances from highly paid professionals...''


Disillusioned
Monday, 24th August 2015
by Paul Turner
''The first half in particular of the AFC Bournemouth game this past weekend will live long in the memory, along with other modern day successes like Chesterfield away in the league cup, Stockport County or Savio Nsereko. ..''


West Ham United v AFC Bournemouth
Friday, 21st August 2015
by Preview Percy
''We haven't entertained Bournemouth at home since Preview Percy started writing these columns a few years ago. So we'd just like to reassure visiting supporters that it's nothing personal - he's this bad EVERY week.......''


An Honest Mistake
Friday, 21st August 2015
by Graeme Howlett
''Let me commence with a few caveats. ..''


West Ham United v Leicester City
Friday, 14th August 2015
by Preview Percy
''Last Sunday's season-opener ended an 8-year wait for a win over Arsenal. The wait for Preview Percy to get a round in on the other hand goes on.........''


Put that chicken away, missus! Hammers' hubris still unjustified (for now)
Friday, 14th August 2015
by David Meagher
''Without doubt Sunday's win at the Emirates was a delicious moment for Hammers fans who have long suffered at the hands of their neighbours from North London. Breaking a 15-game run without a win in the fixture has undoubtedly raised spirits, and expectations, at West Ham...''


Are you watching, Allardyce?
Monday, 10th August 2015
by Paul Walker
''Sometimes you just have to take a step back, forget all the bickering about transfers, money, new stadiums and attention-seeking owners, and just soak up the very special feeling than comes from an amazing victory nobody thought possible...''


Europe, a bitter pill to swallow
Sunday, 9th August 2015
by Colours Never Run
''When it comes to our club, I'm one of the most positive. I'm also positive about Bilic, who was one of two managers I hoped we'd sign...''


Arsenal v West Ham United
Friday, 7th August 2015
by Preview Percy
''It's not every week that Preview Percy submits a preview that is insightful and full of useful information. And this week is, sadly, no exception to that rule......''




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