Text  Larger | Smaller | Default

NewsNow

It's all getting a bit Messi


Filed: Tuesday, 11th November 2014
By: Staff Writer


West Ham United's Development Squad were given the arduous task of keeping Argentina in check this evening when Gerardo 'Tata' Martino's World Cup runners-up dropped in to the club's Rush Green training ground for a practise match.




The likes of Dan Potts and Blair Turgott had the opportunity to test themselves against Lionel Messi and co. when United's Under 21s provided the opposition against the Argentinians, ahead of their friendly with Croatia at the Boleyn Ground tomorrow night.

Messi was joined by the likes of Sergio Aguero, Angel Di Maria and former Hammers duo Javier Mascherano and Carlos Tevez at West Ham United's Rush Green training ground - plus hundreds of local school children determined to get a glimpse of their idols.



West Ham have announced that tickets for tomorrow night's friendly will be available on the door. Tickets may also be purchased in advance by calling 0871 529 1966, or from the club's ticket office at the Boleyn Ground.










Related News




Your Comments


Please note that this section is for comments relating to the above news item only. Any off-topic or abusive posts will be removed. Posts including either links and/or foul language are automatically filtered and will not be published. To engage in further discussion on any of our news stories, visit the KUMB Forums.

Not a member of the KUMB Forums? You may register for free membership here.

comments powered by Disqus
 
News Image




On This Day ...

One Year Ago
Tore deal done, say reports
The transfer of Besiktas star Gokhan Tore to West Ham United has been compl...more
Three Years Ago
Teddy as she goes
West Ham United have confirmed the appointment of Teddy Sheringham as the club's new attacking coach...more
Five Years Ago
Season ticket row: common sense prevails
West Ham United have written to long-term season ticket holders to confirm that they ARE entitled to...more