He was without doubt one of the most exciting players ever to sign for West Ham United FC when he joined for a record £35,000 from Chelsea. His quick and mazy runs on the right flank thrilled the Upton Park crowds of the sixties.
Dimitri Payet has come in for a bit of stick this season. Apparently he is overweight, lazy and disinterested.
On the West Ham front, things are going pretty well. Having dished out the generous spirit to one north London neighbour, we felt duty bound to do likewise with the other lot.
West Ham are set to receive a timely injury boost ahead of the upcoming trip to Liverpool.
Like a lot of you, I was at the Arsenal home game on Saturday.
We’re in a bit of a mess right now, aren’t we?