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Window into a very worrying culture at West Ham
Thursday, 1st February 2018
by Paul Walker
''After a wretched transfer window, you probably thought it couldn’t get any worse… step up Tony Henry...''


Welcome to the mad house, Joao
Wednesday, 31st January 2018
by Paul Walker
''Remember football? That’s the stuff we watch when it can be fitted in amongst all the moaning and gnashing of teeth about the way West Ham is being run (or not) and the people who run it...''


West Ham United v Crystal Palace
Monday, 29th January 2018
by Preview Percy
''Preview Percy went to Wigan at the weekend. As if he wasn't grumpy enough already. Here's his look at the midweek visit of Crystal Palace. That'll cheer him up........''


Wigan 2-0 West Ham (Or The Fall of the House of Sullivan)
Monday, 29th January 2018
by HeadHammerShark
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Wigan Athletic v West Ham United
Friday, 26th January 2018
by Preview Percy
''It's time for Preview Percy's look at this weekend's FA Cup 4th round visit to Wigan Athletic. Contents: Luncheon meat, stilton and pies. And maybe some football.... ..''


West Ham 1-1 Bournemouth (And Other Ramblings)
Wednesday, 24th January 2018
by HeadHammerShark
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West Ham United v AFC Bournemouth
Friday, 19th January 2018
by Preview Percy
''We haven't worked out whether Preview Percy is grumpier than usual because he was made to stay up so late the other night or because the result means he has to go to Wigan. Here's his look at this weekend's visit of AFC Bournemouth. Just don't mention Bobby Madley.....''


Huddersfield 1-4 West Ham (And Other Ramblings)
Thursday, 18th January 2018
by HeadHammerShark
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Memories of days like these
Thursday, 18th January 2018
by Paul Walker
''It’s about time to be positive… and yes, I know that’s the last thing you expected to hear from me after such a long time being a cynical old bugger where West Ham are concerned...''


West Ham United v Shrewsbury Town
Monday, 15th January 2018
by Preview Percy
''Preview Percy takes a look at this week's visit of Shrewsbury Town to the London Stadium. Sun hats unlikely to be required this time around.......''


The Band-Aid effect
Monday, 15th January 2018
by Tim Alexander
''West Ham has long been in the business of what my best friend refers to as the 'Band-Aid Effect'. ..''


Mark Noble: the renaissance man
Monday, 15th January 2018
by Trevor Twohig
''After a terrific victory such as the weekend's visit to Huddersfield, West Ham fans should rightly feel pleased as punch this morning. ..''


Huddersfield Town v West Ham United
Friday, 12th January 2018
by Preview Percy
''Twelve days into the year and unbeaten. Time for a cheerful contribution from Preview Percy one might have thought. Er, looking through his thoughts on this weekend's trip to Huddersfield, maybe not...... ..''


Shrewsbury Town v West Ham United
Saturday, 6th January 2018
by Preview Percy
''The FA Cup. Full of romance and tradition, it's the oldest cup competition in the world. So it's quite apt that we have Preview Percy, the oldest preview writer in the world on board. You will probably need to look elsewhere for romance & tradition though.... ..''


Spurs 1 - 1 West Ham (And Other Ramblings)
Friday, 5th January 2018
by HeadHammerShark
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West Ham 2-1 West Brom (And Other Ramblings)
Thursday, 4th January 2018
by HeadHammerShark
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Tottenham Hotspur v West Ham United
Wednesday, 3rd January 2018
by Preview Percy
''We're working Preview Percy hard this week. Well it keeps him off the streets. For the third time this season overall, and the second time at Wembley, here's his look at Tottenham Hotspur. Just pray we don't get them should we progress in the FA Cup this weekend.......''


West Ham United v West Bromwich Albion
Monday, 1st January 2018
by Preview Percy
''It's a brave man who tries to wake up Preview Percy on New Year's Day. Especially when he is angry. And after Bournemouth as you can imagine he's not exactly in the calmest of moods. But wake him we did. And here's his resulting look at the visit of West Brom.......''


A year to forget...
Monday, 1st January 2018
by Paul Walker
''It’s now over, the worst year I can recall in West Ham’s history. I don’t know about you lot, but I couldn’t wish 2017 further away!..''


Bournemouth 3-3 West Ham (And Other Ramblings)
Friday, 29th December 2017
by HeadHammerShark
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Match of the Day - or is it the Muppet show?
Wednesday, 27th December 2017
by Paul Walker
''The question is, after another weekend of claret and blue fury, do we at West Ham have a persecution complex or does everybody just hate us? ..''


AFC Bournemouth v West Ham United
Sunday, 24th December 2017
by Preview Percy
''The good news: It's the last Preview Percy column of the year. The bad news: He'll be back for 2018. Here's his look at the Boxing day trip to Bournemouth. Merry Christmas! ..''


Not fit for purpose
Friday, 22nd December 2017
by Paul Walker
''So Manuel Lanzini will be watching with us tomorrow, no doubt shuffling about on the bench clutching professional footballers’ latest accessory of choice, a hot water bottle...''


West Ham United v Newcastle United
Friday, 22nd December 2017
by Preview Percy
''It's not that Preview Percy hates Christmas as such. It's more a case of him hating, well, everything really. Here he takes time out from the laying of anti-personnel mines as a precaution against carol singers to take a look at the visit of Newcastle United. God bless us one and all........''


Arsenal 1-0 West Ham (And Other Ramblings)
Thursday, 21st December 2017
by HeadHammerShark
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