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Hull City Preview
Friday, 20th November 2009
by Preview Percy
''Our correspondent has a look at Saturday's visit to East Yorkshire......''

Upson needs to stand up and be counted
Thursday, 19th November 2009
by Thomas Rooney
''Two combining factors have resulted in plenty of speculation about Matthew Upson’s future this season. First of all, he has regularly been playing for England under Fabio Capello and therefore enhancing his reputation as one of the most solid defenders around...''

Everton Preview
Friday, 6th November 2009
by Preview Percy
''It's been a busy week for Preview Percy as he has a look at Sunday's match at home to Everton........''

Aston Villa Preview
Tuesday, 3rd November 2009
by Preview Percy
''Preview Percy recovers from his trip to Wearside with a few words about Wednesday's visit from Aston Villa.......''

Where do we go from here?
Tuesday, 3rd November 2009
by Lee Byron
'' Saturday night (that’s the time zone I watch the game in) was another week of frustration, and ultimately despair, with a sprinkling of hope thrown in somewhere in the middle. So where do we go from here to turn performances into results?..''

Sunderland Preview
Friday, 30th October 2009
by Preview Percy
''Preview Pecy took time out from packing for the long trek North to have a look at this weekend's opponents.... ..''

Arsenal Preview
Friday, 23rd October 2009
by Preview Percy
''Preview Percy has a butcher's at Sunday's match against Arsenal.......''

Can Zola and co start getting points on the board?
Tuesday, 20th October 2009
by Thomas Rooney
''You may remember that in my last piece for KUMB, I said that it was extremely important for West Ham to get a positive result at Stoke. After the international break, I viewed it as crucial for this next group of games that at least a draw was picked up. For confidence and momentum more than anything...''

Stoke City Preview
Thursday, 15th October 2009
by Preview Percy
''Preview Percy takes a look at Saturday's match.......''

International break is a chance to re-group
Saturday, 10th October 2009
by Thomas Rooney
''Every West Ham fan knows that it hasn’t been the greatest start to the season. Gianfranco Zola’s men sit in the bottom three of the Premier League after just one victory so far. The performances haven’t been too bad, but the table doesn’t lie and things need to improve...''

Fulham Preview
Friday, 2nd October 2009
by Preview Percy
''Preview Percy takes a look at Sunday's match......''

Let’s just enjoy this season
Tuesday, 29th September 2009
by Kyle Marvell
''You could say after losing to Man City that this season is starting to look a little bleak. I mean you can’t judge this on just six games played in the league but before all this negativity and lack of enthusiasm arises let’s just remember that we only live once, so why make West Ham stop you living?..''

Zola praises Bellamy ahead of Manchester City clash
Monday, 28th September 2009
by Thomas Rooney
''It seems as though the old adage of ‘we only focus on our team’ has gone out of the window for Gianfranco Zola ahead of tonight’s Premier League clash with Manchester City. This is because he has been heaping praise on former Manchester City striker Craig Bellamy...''

Manchester City preview
Saturday, 26th September 2009
by Preview Percy
''Preview Percy takes an "alternative" look at our next opponents.....''

Looking back: Manchester City
Thursday, 24th September 2009
by Staff Writer
''Join KUMB.com for a new regular feature as we take a look back at a game from days gone by against our forthcoming opponents...''

Zola stays optimistic, but should we worry?
Tuesday, 22nd September 2009
by Matt Porter
''Gianfranco Zola’s words have been very positive in the aftermath of Saturday’s narrow defeat to Liverpool, and rightly so...''

West Ham Utd v Liverpool: match preview
Friday, 18th September 2009
by Preview Percy
''Next up we have a visit from the red half of Merseyside...''

How many points in the next five games?
Friday, 18th September 2009
by Thomas Rooney
''With the season entering its second month, West Ham are sitting in 13th position after one victory, a draw and two defeats. It seems fair to say that it is been a fairly unspectacular start to the next campaign...''

Collins - " I felt unwanted"
Monday, 14th September 2009
by Greg Mansell
''JAMES COLLINS says he felt 'unwanted' by West Ham after his £5m move to Aston Villa. ..''

Why Green will remain England’s No.1 for the World Cup
Monday, 14th September 2009
by Thomas Rooney
''It is nice to think that West Ham have the No.1 goalkeeper in England as part of their team...''

Wigan Athletic v West Ham Utd
Thursday, 10th September 2009
by Greg Mansell
''GIANFRANCO ZOLA's side head North this weekend to take on Wigan Athletic at the DW Stadium...''

Reserves hit six
Tuesday, 8th September 2009
by Greg Mansell
''West Ham's reserves hit their Birmingham City counterparts for six tonight, in a match that saw the return of Valon Behrami, as well as the debuts of four new signings...''

Why West Ham fans sing “I’m Forever Blowing Bubbles”
Monday, 7th September 2009
by John Simkin
''In the Spring 2005 edition of “Soccer History”, John Northcutt published an article on why West Ham fans sing “I’m Forever Blowing Bubbles”. ..''

The origin of the claret and blue
Monday, 7th September 2009
by John Simkin
''On 29th June, 1895, Arnold Hills, the managing director of the Thames Ironworks & Shipbuilding Company, announced in his newspaper, the Thames Ironworks Gazette, that he intended to establish a football club. ..''

Collins speaks out over Aston Villa move
Wednesday, 2nd September 2009
by Thomas Rooney
''Let’s be honest, it wasn’t the greatest of transfer deadline days. Not for Sky Sports – who I will speak about shortly – not for armchair football fans and not for West Ham United...''

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