The Boleyn Ground; lukewarm cups of tea in the chicken run. Carlos Tevez in a West Ham shirt. VHS. White dog poo. These are all things we’ve lost to the passage of time.
All I want for January is a right back. Oh and a goalscoring striker or three; And maybe a commanding centre back. And a quality defensive midfielder, and a better goalkeeper.
Apart from "Rock star dies", one of the most defining phrases of 2016 must surely be "Populist movement".
"I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past" - Thomas Jefferson, 1816
I have agonised over this article for a while, not sure whether it was just going to be about me, me, me (and nobody cares about that) or whether it was going to be about the West Ham family.
Now if you were of a suspicious disposition, someone who believes in conspiracies or who just doesn’t trust a word football‘s powerful people say, then you might think there was a campaign to undermine Slaven Bilic from within the club.