Benitez, Noble, Lyall and Cole: Monday's news

  • by Staff Writer #2
  • Monday, 18th May 2015

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EXCLUSIVE: Rafa Benitez could join West Ham IF Sam Allardyce is axed
The ex-Liverpool boss, currently in charge of Serie A side Napoli, joins David Moyes and Slaven Bilic as names being mentioned around Upton Park for the role.
http://www.dailystar.co.uk/sport/football/442589/EXCLUSIVE-Rafa-Benitez-West-Ham-IF-Sam-Allardyce-axed

Southampton to battle West Ham for impressive ?3.5million bargain defender if Manchester United come calling
Clyne has been heavily linked with Manchester United this summer and the former Crystal Palace man is yet to sign a new deal at St Mary's, meaning the south coast side may well sell up to make some profit on the England man.
http://www.london24.com/sport/football/clubs/west-ham/southampton_to_battle_west_ham_for_impressive_3_5million_bargain_defender_if_manchester_united_come_calling_1_4076530

Mark Noble urges West Ham's owners to sort out Sam Allardyce's future
Boss Sam Allardyce is out of contract this summer and expected to leave despite a mid-table finish and a possible Europa League place via UEFA's Fair Play league.
http://www.dailystar.co.uk/sport/football/442704/Mark-Noble-West-Ham-Sam-Allardyce

West Ham legend John Lyall will be honoured at new Olympic Stadium home
West Ham United are taking an unusual step to ensure a club legend is fittingly remembered when they leave Upton Park for the Olympic Stadium.
http://hereisthecity.com/en-gb/2015/05/17/west-ham-legend-john-lyall-will-be-honoured-at-new-olympic-stadi/?

West Ham winger Stewart Downing: Late goals have cost us a place in the top six
Stewart Downing believes West Ham would be in contention for a top six finish in the Premier League but for the concession of late goals.
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/football/article-3085196/West-Ham-winger-Stewart-Downing-Late-goals-cost-place-six.html?ITO=1490&ns_mchannel=rss&ns_campaign=1490

On this day - 17 May
The Hammers travelled to Ipswich Town for their penultimate fixture of the 1984/85 season with their top flight status not yet secure.
http://www.whufc.com/News/Articles/2014/05/17/on-this-day-17-may_2236884_3835353

From the Terraces - Mark Carlaw
Fan blogger Mark Carlaw reflects on Saturday's defeat to Everton...
http://www.whufc.com/News/Articles/2015/May/17-May/From-the-Terraces-Mark-Carlaw

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Everton fans accused of attack on innocent bystanders
A group of Everton supporters have been hailed as "absolute scum" after launching a disgraceful attack on members of the general public.
http://kumb.com/story.php?id=128540

Tombides confirms West Ham departure
The Tombides family will no longer be represented at West Ham after Taylor Tombides declared he will be leaving the club at the end of the season.
http://kumb.com/story.php?id=128538

Cole thanks fans for decade of support
Carlton Cole has posted a farewell message to supporters after making what was almost certainly his last ever appearance at the Boleyn Ground in a West Ham shirt.
http://kumb.com/story.php?id=128539

A new manager? The only certainly is uncertainly
I am half expecting to walk past my local newsagents and see one of those adverts in the windows advertising services or rooms to let reading something along the lines of:
http://www.kumb.com/article.php?id=3582

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