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Any chance of some perspective?
Thursday, 27th October 2016
by Gordon Thrower
''Deputy Editor Gordon Thrower takes a look at the reporting of recent events in E20 and wonders if some reporters were actually at the same match as he was...?..''

Update of Meeting at West Ham Supporters' Club, Saturday 22 October
Tuesday, 25th October 2016
by PC Hammer
''The meeting was well attended by around 75 people. The West Ham United Supporters Club (SC) was represented by its Chair and two committee members. ..''

West Ham United v Chelsea
Tuesday, 25th October 2016
by Preview Percy
''Preview Percy isn't actually on loan from Chelsea or, from anyone else for that matter. Which is a shame because, if he were on loan we could give him back. Here's his look at this week's League Cup tie against what he insists are called "The Pensioners"... ..''

Which 'top four' clubs West Ham will beat this season and are a safe bet?
Tuesday, 25th October 2016
by Staff Writer #3
''West Ham’s last season was truly remarkable. Just remember how it began, the Hammers managed three consecutive away wins against Arsenal, Liverpool and Manchester City. Many argue that Slaven raised the expectations in his initial season, so that now people expect too much of him and the team...''

Meeting at West Ham Supporters' Club
Friday, 21st October 2016
by Paul Christmas
''All West Ham fans are cordially invited to the Hammers Social Club in Castle Street next to the Boleyn Ground for the second meeting to form an Independent Supporters' Trust. ..''

West Ham United v Sunderland
Thursday, 20th October 2016
by Preview Percy
''For some reason, when we heard that a gorilla had escaped from London Zoo and consumed 5 litres of undiluted blackcurrant juice last week, we immediately thought of Preview Percy. Here's his look at this weeknd's visit of Sunderland..... ..''

Are we feeling just a bit too sorry for ourselves?
Tuesday, 18th October 2016
by Paul Walker
''First things first. Sometime recently I got my football team back. They’d got lost along the way from the Boleyn to Stratford, and I‘d missed them...''

Crystal Palace v West Ham United
Thursday, 13th October 2016
by Preview Percy
''Preview Percy takes a look at this weekend's visit to Crystal Palace. As usual we would advise readers with any connection to the London Borough Of Croydon to take a stiff drink before proceeding any further.......''

West Ham United Supporters Trust: an update
Tuesday, 11th October 2016
by Paul Christmas
''Here is a brief summary of the meeting of the Hammers Supporters Club. There was broad agreement to work towards two initial aims:..''

Shooting the messenger is missing the point
Friday, 7th October 2016
by Paul Walker
''I’m tempted to suggest that the one thing we should not be doing at present is shooting the messenger…particularly if Simone Zaza is pulling the trigger, because he’d miss!..''

A new West Ham Supporters Trust
Friday, 7th October 2016
by PC Hammer
''Discussion has been in overdrive in all forms of media about our wonderful club’s current malaise and while we all hope it will begin to pass (starting with a win against Crystal Palace next week) a number of people feel very strongly about a number of issues. ..''

To Bilic, or not to Bilic?
Thursday, 6th October 2016
by Gary Portugal
''On every metric, Slaven Bilic is failing THIS season, no matter how well he did last season. Whilst the excuses trotted out may have some merit, such as injuries and the stadium move, in the end they are just that – excuses. ..''

10 great things about the Olympic Stadium
Tuesday, 4th October 2016
by Staff Writer
''Given the many issues which have arisen since the club moved lock, stock and barrel to Stratford in the summer, if often appears as if there's nothing positive to say about the Olympic Stadium...''

Unmanageable, un-policeable, unfathomable - and we should be hailing un-matchable Dimi
Monday, 3rd October 2016
by Paul Walker
''David Sullivan’s ability to talk his way into a corner is pretty well known, be it transfer boasting, or claiming that we have a world-class stadium in Stratford. Which we haven't...''

West Ham United v Middlesbrough
Friday, 30th September 2016
by Preview Percy
''Whatever it is Preview Percy drinks when he writes these previews, he assures us that he has a "therapeutic use exemption" for it. You may wish to apply for one yourself before reading any further.....''

A season of struggle?
Thursday, 29th September 2016
by Ingwe
''I have been a West Ham fan since 1965. I followed them in South Africa, getting airline editions of the Daily Mirror (SA not having TV in those days) for the football results and reports. I grew to love my team and will remain a supporter till I die. ..''

A period of extreme transition
Tuesday, 27th September 2016
by Sir Trevor the Brewking
''Blaming the stadium is futile. We sometimes lost at Upton Park if I remember rightly. These are professional players and they should be able to put in a better performance than that even if they were on Wanstead Flats...''

West Ham United v Southampton
Friday, 23rd September 2016
by Preview Percy
''We've got Percy. Preview Percy. I just don't think you understand. But there again nobody does......''

West Ham United v Accrington Stanley
Tuesday, 20th September 2016
by Preview Percy
''If you're an Accrington Stanley supporter paying your first visit to our site, welcome. We have this chap called Preview Percy who, as his name suggests, writes previews. We wish he didn't but he is very cheap...... ..''

Little spirit, no fight: is Slav's time up?
Tuesday, 20th September 2016
by Trevor Twohig
''I’ve got the blues...''

West Bromwich Albion v West Ham Utd
Saturday, 17th September 2016
by Preview Percy
''Next we venture to the Midlands where we will be hosted by West Bromwich Albion at the Hawthorns. Kick Off is at 3pm two weeks in a row. They must have forgotten about us. Hopefully...''

We are West Ham, we are bigger than this - aren’t we?
Wednesday, 14th September 2016
by Paul Walker
''I’m going to a football match on Saturday, and really, really looking forward to it. It probably won’t figure highly on MOTD, but so what, I can’t wait...''

Teething problems - or something more sinister?
Monday, 12th September 2016
by Tom Kilbey
''Prior to our first game at Stratford, Karren Brady observed that there would be teething problems with the new stadium, whilst encouraging fans to be the 'eyes and ears' of the board to ensure that the problems were resolved. ..''

The Stadium of Fright
Sunday, 11th September 2016
by Terry Land
''Last November, a couple of days before my appointment at Westfield to arrange seats and purchase tickets for a group of six of to the “new” stadium, I received a phone call from our advisor with the idea of prepping us before our appointment. ..''

West Ham United v Watford
Friday, 9th September 2016
by Preview Percy
''Hello. We'd like to take this opportunity to remind you that voting for the Football Blog Awards has now opened. However, if you’re one of the judges could we ask you to cast your eye elsewhere on the site at some of the good stuff. Only it’s just that Preview Percy is responsible for what follows and, well , let’s just leave it at that shall we?......''

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