Sunday, 16th December 2018
In brief - Tuesday's news round-up
Filed: Tuesday, 13th March 2018
Author: Staff Writer #2

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SHOWDOWN TALKS West Ham’s rent price to drop by half if they get relegated to Championship
Mayor Sadiq Khan wants face-to-face talks with Hammers chiefs David Gold, David Sullivan and Karren Brady over financial furore of the London Stadium.
https://www.thesun.co.uk/sport/football/5791125/west-ham-london-stadium-rent-relegation/

Why the chaos at West Ham is symptomatic of the club’s deep dysfunction
What many football figures and West Ham fans describe as ‘the worst run club in the Premier League’ has directly led to one of the worst atmospheres the division has ever seen.
http://www.independent.co.uk/sport/football/west-ham-chaos-symptomatic-deep-dysfunction-protests-a8252621.html

West Ham fans to vote on whether to hold protest march against owners
A leading West Ham supporters' group will vote this month on whether to reinstate plans for a protest march against the club's owners.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/43380242

Sorry, but it's just too late now for West Ham fans to protest about their new stadium
They had a chance to demand answers before leaving Upton Park but, as usually happens with supporters, chose giddy optimism about the future.
https://www.mirror.co.uk/sport/football/news/sorry-its-just-late-now-12175027

West Ham accused of behaving like ostriches over abuse of fan
West Ham United have been described as behaving like “ostriches with their heads in the sand” by a Labour MP who has written to Karren Brady demanding to know why the club have not condemned the abuse and threats aimed at the chairman of one of their supporter groups last week.
https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/mar/12/west-ham-accused-ostriches-fan-abuse-mp-karren-brady

West Ham fan who invaded pitch and planted corner flag in centre circle revealed as 61-year-old businessman who says: ‘I hadn’t planned anything, but I just felt I had to do something'
The football fan who invaded the pitch of a Premier League match and planted a corner flag in the centre circle can be identified by MailOnline as a respectable businessman who has voluntarily handed himself into police.
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/sportsnews/article-5491659/West-Ham-fan-planted-corner-flag-centre-circle-speaks-out.html

West Ham crowd trouble condemned by London Mayor Sadiq Khan - "the disturbances were disgraceful"
Khan called the scenes 'disgraceful' and has called for a full and thorough investigation.
https://www.mirror.co.uk/sport/football/west-ham-crowd-trouble-condemned-12173003

West Ham boss David Moyes calls for a change of environment following fan chaos
DAVID MOYES hopes taking his West Ham side on holiday will help them to stop the rot in east London.
https://www.dailystar.co.uk/sport/football/688269/West-Ham-David-Moyes-fan-chaos-Premier-League-London-Stadium-Burnley?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+daily-star-football+%28Daily+Star+%3A%3A+Football+Feed%29

Stobbs: Chichester City win proves I can score normal goals!
Despite having a tendency to score from long-range, West Ham United Ladies captain Amber Stobbs feels she proved she can score ‘normal goals’ in the 2-0 victory against Chichester City.
https://www.whufc.com/news/articles/2018/march/12-march/stobbs-chichester-city-win-proves-i-can-score-normal-goals

Bobby Moore Fund continuing the fight against cancer
Saturday 24 February 2018 marked 25 years since Bobby Moore sadly died of bowel cancer.
https://www.whufc.com/news/articles/2018/march/12-march/bobby-moore-fund-continuing-fight-against-cancer

Holland: It's a great feeling to be back on the pitch
Nathan Holland is targeting a strong end to the season after making his return after four months out with a hamstring injury.
https://www.whufc.com/news/articles/2018/march/12-march/holland-its-great-feeling-be-back-pitch

Ladies' FA WPL Plate final opponent and venue confirmed
West Ham United Ladies will play Fylde Ladies in the final of the FA Women's Premier League Plate on Sunday 15 April 2018.
https://www.whufc.com/news/articles/2018/march/12-march/ladies-fa-wpl-plate-final-opponent-and-venue-confirmed

Highlights: West Ham United Ladies 2-0 Chichester City Ladies
Two goals from captain Amber Stobbs secured a third straight win for West Ham United Ladies with a 2-0 victory against Chichester City Ladies.
https://www.whufc.com/news/articles/2018/march/12-march/highlights-west-ham-united-ladies-2-0-chichester-city-ladies

Loan watch: Makasi marks first senior start with spectacular goal
West Ham United loanee Moses Makasi marked his first senior start with a spectacular goal in Plymouth Argyle’s 1-1 EFL League One draw at Fleetwood Town.
https://www.whufc.com/news/articles/2018/march/12-march/loan-watch-makasi-marks-first-senior-start-spectacular-goal

Roberta Moore touched by ‘special’ tribute to her Dad
Roberta Moore told of her pride at seeing her father Bobby commemorated at London Stadium.
https://www.whufc.com/news/articles/2018/march/12-march/roberta-moore-touched-special-tribute-her-dad

Kouyate called-up for Senegal's pre-World Cup friendlies
The West Ham United midfielder captains his national team and is set to lead the Lions of Teranga into their first FIFA World Cup finals in 16 years in Russia this summer.
https://www.whufc.com/news/articles/2018/march/12-march/kouyate-called-senegals-pre-world-cup-friendlies

A taste of one's own medicine
Jamie Carragher's comments regarding West Ham United winger Arthur Masuaku have come back to bite him.
http://kumb.com/story.php?id=132260

Police presence to be increased for rest of season
Security is set to be stepped up at the Olympic Stadium following Saturday's scenes of unrest.
http://kumb.com/story.php?id=132261

Flag man named
The man who picked up a corner flag and planted it in the centre circle at the Olympic Stadium has been identified.
http://kumb.com/story.php?id=132262

MP calls for investigation
An Essex-based MP has called for an investigation into the alleged abuse received by a member of an Independent Supporters' Association.
http://kumb.com/story.php?id=132263

West Ham v West Ham
I came out of the Burnley match with a strange sense of melancholia.
http://kumb.com/article.php?id=4136

An eye-witness account of Saturday's disturbances
I happened to be in the area directly underneath the Directors' Box after the second goal went in during Saturday's 3-0 defeat against Burnley.
http://kumb.com/article.php?id=4135

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