Back in 2002, when AFC Wimbledon were formed from the ashes of the original defunct Dons, Glenn Roeder's West Ham were enjoying one of the club's best ever seasons in the top flight with a seventh-placed finish in the Premiership.
Marko Arnautovic has dismissed speculation linking him with a January move to China by confirming that he will remain at West Ham - for the rest of the season.
The Sporting Director of Celta Vigo says that he hopes his club can retain the services of sought-after striker Maxi Gomez - but says that he cannot guarantee that will be the case.
Manuel Pellegrini insists that both he and West Ham will be taking the FA Cup seriously this season.
Manuel Lanzini has returned to training with the first team - seven months after sustaining career-threatening ligament damage.
West Ham United's Board have been forced to issue an apology for the crowd disturbances that marred last March's 3-0 defeat against Burnley in Stratford.
The FA are set to announce that they have fined West Ham a record £100,000 for the crowd trouble that occurred during last March's 3-0 defeat against Burnley at the Olympic Stadium.
West Ham are reported to have made enquiries into the availability of Nice striker Mario Balotelli.
West Ham are reported to have made enquiries into the availability of Viktoria Plzen midfielder Patrik Hrosovsky, as the transfer deadline draws ever closer.
Academy youngster Joe Powell has joined Northampton Town on loan for the remainder of the 2018/19 season.