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Next level? Count me out
Tuesday, 7th November 2017
by Jamie Norwood
''As expected, Slaven Bilic has finally been relieved of his duties. The board even had to drag that process out, I mean just put the poor guy out of his misery...''


West Ham 1 - 4 Liverpool (And Other Ramblings)
Monday, 6th November 2017
by HeadHammerShark
''"When your heart is black and broken And you need a helping hand When you're so much in love you don't know Just how much you can stand" - The Stone Roses, "Ten Storey Love Song"..''


In Retro: Jack Collison
Monday, 6th November 2017
by HeadHammerShark
''Imagine playing a game of football for West Ham against Spurs, and all the attendant emotional baggage that goes with that...''


West Ham United v Liverpool
Thursday, 2nd November 2017
by Preview Percy
''When we asked Preview Percy why he was so early with this week's look at Liverpool. He muttered something about laughing so much at what Jurgen Klopp said about Barcelona he needs hospital treatment. For further details enquire within. If you have nothing better to do......''


Season already written off?
Wednesday, 1st November 2017
by Jamie Norwood
''I know we’re only 10 games into the campaign, but is this season already a write off? ..''


Crystal Palace 2-2 West Ham (And Other Ramblings)
Monday, 30th October 2017
by HeadHammerShark
''"Now I've swung back down again, it's worse than it was before If I hadn't seen such riches, I could live with being poor" - James, "Sit Down"..''


That’s the way to do it, West Ham - outfoxed again
Monday, 30th October 2017
by Paul Walker
''First things first - I like Slaven Bilic. I liked him as a player and I liked him as a manager who understood West Ham, who had charm and charisma and wears his heart on his sleeve...''


Crystal Palace v West Ham United
Friday, 27th October 2017
by Preview Percy
''Preview Percy's been on his travels this week and, no doubt, pausing only to shout obscenities at the machine that reads your passport photo on your way home, he has rushed back to prepare a few words about this weekend's visit to Palace. You lucky people.....''


Spurs 2-3 West Ham (And Other Ramblings)
Thursday, 26th October 2017
by HeadHammerShark
''Sometimes it's easy to take things for granted. Sometimes it's easy to forget what made us fall in love with people, or places, or things or even, yes, football teams. ..''


West Ham 0-3 Brighton (And Other Ramblings)
Tuesday, 24th October 2017
by HeadHammerShark
''West Ham play Crystal Palace next week and I’m concerned that it will be a meeting of such colossal awfulness that it will somehow destroy the world. I'm not telling you to say goodbye to your loved ones, but I'm not telling you not to either. ..''


85 years a Hammer
Tuesday, 24th October 2017
by Roger Roseboom
''Back in 1944, my father took me to Craven Cottage where Fulham were playing West Ham. ..''


The unfathomable situation
Tuesday, 24th October 2017
by Trevor Twohig
''So here we are once more, huddled together like penguins, waiting for the news diligently, the news that doesn’t come. ..''


500 days and counting: where do we go from here?
Monday, 23rd October 2017
by Paul Walker
''We have just passed the 500 days mark since we left our beloved Boleyn. Seems like yesterday, doesn’t it, and those vivid memories of the last game played at Upton Park...''


They shoot horses, don’t they?
Monday, 23rd October 2017
by Paul Walker
''I think Neil Ashton on Sky at the weekend got it just about right. When will Slaven Bilic be put out of his misery?..''


Tottenham Hotspur v West Ham United (League Cup 4th Round)
Sunday, 22nd October 2017
by Preview Percy
''Depressed at Friday's performance? Need cheering up? It might be a good idea to give Preview Percy's look at Wednesday's League Cup visit to Wembley a swerve then. Believe us he was miserable enough as it was BEFORE he discovered who the referee was.....''


West Ham United v Brighton & Hove Albion
Thursday, 19th October 2017
by Preview Percy
''When the sky went a funny colour the other day Preview Percy refused to accept the "Saharan Dust" explanation, preferring instead to stand there muttering something about "tampering with nature by allowing centre forwards to wear no.2 shirts". Nevertheless, on the off-chance that the full apocalypse holds off until the weekend he still found time to prepare this look at Friday's match. On the whole the Apocalypse may have been more preferable......''


The paper that backs 'Franco’s club' has the nerve to call us racists?
Wednesday, 18th October 2017
by Paul Walker
''So Spanish sports paper Marca has branded West Ham fans as racists. The hypocrisy is stunning, from a paper who have been in the pocket of ’Franco’s club‘ for more than seven decades...''


You’ll never play for England... again
Tuesday, 17th October 2017
by Paul Walker
''One thing’s for certain, big Andy, you can book your holidays next year in June because you will be nowhere near England’s World Cup squad in Moscow...''


Burnley 1-1 West Ham (And Other Ramblings)
Tuesday, 17th October 2017
by HeadHammerShark
''Two steps forward, two steps back. And so the dance continues...''


Burnley v West Ham United
Friday, 13th October 2017
by Preview Percy
''We are willing to bet that Preview Percy's look at this weekend's visit to Burnley is the only preview you will read that contains a mention of communist-era East German children's television. With good reason probably.......''


Is this really how people see West Ham?
Tuesday, 10th October 2017
by Paul Walker
''I’d hoped for a quite fortnight, no chance of West Ham losing a match because it was the international break, and there was plenty of time for a short holiday for myself, family and friends to help consume as much of the Kent wine harvest as possible. We did OK, thank you!..''


The questions they don't want you to ask
Wednesday, 4th October 2017
by HeadHammerShark
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West Ham 1-0 Swansea (And Other Ramblings)
Monday, 2nd October 2017
by HeadHammerShark
''One of my favourite time waster websites is Awkward Family Photos which pretty much does what it says on the tin. I believe this to be the masterpiece of the oeuvre:..''


West Ham United v Swansea City
Friday, 29th September 2017
by Preview Percy
''Preview Percy takes a look at our last match before the forthcoming international break. So if you want to know what links the collapse of civilisation as we know it with Swansea City, here might be a good place to start. Maybe.......''


Noble intentions
Friday, 29th September 2017
by Bobby
''I wonder how many fans there are left in The Premier League who can boast that a local boy captains their side? ..''




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