Text  Larger | Smaller | Default

NewsNow

Julian bids farewell


Filed: Sunday, 13th August 2000
By: Matthew O'Greel


Julian Dicks said farewell to Upton Park in an emotional appearance at Upton Park this afternoon, despite the visitors best attempts to spoil the party.

The Hammers were beaten 2-1 on the day thanks to a last minute winner from Athletico Bilbao's Yeste. But the result was irrelevant to the thousands of fans who flocked to Upton Park in order to catch their last glimpse of the man known as the Terminator.

Dicks played almost half an hour of the second half before coming off to rapturous applause and a standing ovation after 75 minutes. Despite looking slightly heavier than during his regular playing days he had a good game, which was nearly capped with a goal in the second half following a fiercely struck free kick from the edge of the area.





Related News

   arrow   Masuaku's socks appeal [10th Apr 2018]
   arrow   In brief - Friday's news round-up [30th Mar 2018]
   arrow   The fans must be heard, says Dicks [29th Mar 2018]
   arrow   21 years ago tonight... [18th Dec 2017]
   arrow   His name is Ludo Miklosko, and it's gonna cost loads [7th Dec 2017]
   arrow   Terzic thanks fans [6th Nov 2017]
   arrow   Bilic and Co. axed [6th Nov 2017]
   arrow   In brief - Wednesday's news round-up [9th Aug 2017]
   arrow   Lewin in [31st May 2017]
   arrow   Mad Dog to undergo heart surgery [14th Nov 2016]



Your Comments


Please note that this section is for comments relating to the above news item only. Any off-topic or abusive posts will be removed. Posts including either links and/or foul language are automatically filtered and will not be published. To engage in further discussion on any of our news stories, visit the KUMB Forums.

Not a member of the KUMB Forums? You may register for free membership here.

comments powered by Disqus
 
News Image




On This Day ...

One Year Ago
In brief - Monday's news round-up
Get the very latest West Ham news in one place, with our new daily media ro...more
Three Years Ago
Slaven Bilic sacked by Besiktas
It has been confirmed that Slaven Bilic has now been fired by current club Besiktas....more
Five Years Ago
Allardyce: Razvan Rat talks under way
Sam Allardyce has confirmed that West Ham are hoping to secure the capture of Romanian full-back Raz...more