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Watford v West Ham United
Friday, 30th October 2015
by Preview Percy
''According to a recent report Australians are "drunk, inarticulate and use a 23 letter alphabet". Preview Percy only has 3 more letters to learn before he can emigrate then......''


Monday musings: Goal-line tech has neutralised 'big club bias'
Monday, 26th October 2015
by Graeme Howlett
''The benefits of goal-line technology were clear to see at the Boleyn Ground on Saturday afternoon when Kurt Zouma's effort failed to result in the awarding of a goal - despite at least 95 per cent of the ball having crossed the line...''


West Ham United v Chelsea
Thursday, 22nd October 2015
by Preview Percy
''They appear to have discovered a star in the depths of space that is surrounded by some sort of hyperstructure that may, or may not have been constructed by an intelligence far in advance of anything the human brain can comprehend. If you're reading this up there, have you got anyone who can write match previews? Until they get back to us, here's Preview Percy......''


The Iís have it: An elite club at West Ham United
Thursday, 22nd October 2015
by JohnSeb
''There is, and will forever be no 'I' in 'team'...''


Rewind 14 years to derby delight under the lights
Wednesday, 21st October 2015
by Ben Sutherland
''When Chelsea roll into the Boleyn Ground on Saturday, it will be worth Hammers fans old enough to do so casting their mind back some 14 years to a memorable meeting with the Blues which also happened to fall on October 24...''


Hammers not giving up on Pione Sisto
Wednesday, 21st October 2015
by Tony Austin
''Towards the end of the summer transfer window, it was widely reported the Hammers had bid £5million for FC Midtjylland winger Pione Sisto. ..''


Crystal Palace v West Ham United
Thursday, 15th October 2015
by Preview Percy
''We're earlier than usual with Preview Percy's piece this week. He's gone to see his lawyer to make sure his ex-wife can't reopen their divorce settlement. Which she will probably want to do if she reads this......''


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. ..''




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