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Chicharito Gives Hammers Valuable Blues Point As Derby Day Doesn’t Disappoint In The Premier League

After yet another truly special weekend of Premier League action, Matchday 33 of the 2017/2018 season to be more precise, it’s now time to look back at all of the last few days’ drama as both the Manchester and Merseyside Derbies were keenly-contested on Derby Day and David Moyes’ West Ham United picked up a valuable result at Stamford Bridge a day later. The Game Week began in Derby Day style live on Sky Sports on …

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Sensational Browne Hits Toffees For Four To Boost Young Hammers’ PL2 Top-Four Hopes

A remarkable four goals from West Ham United Development Squad captain Marcus Browne fired Terry Westley’s men to a 0-4 thrashing of the reigning Premier League 2 Division One champions in David Unsworth’s Everton at Haig Avenue yesterday evening. Browne, who led by example throughout, opened the scoring in the first period to mean that the East Londoners led narrowly at half-time, but waiting until, after the break to come into …

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Rice And Arnautovic Stand Out For Hammers As Moyes’ Men Get Rated From Valuable Chelsea Draw

Let’s analyse West Ham United player performance from Sunday afternoon’s impressive 1-1 draw at the hands of Antonio Conte’s Chelsea at Stamford Bridge in the Premier League, as David Moyes’ Hammers moved a full six points clear of the bottom three in 14th position. Joe Hart: 9/10 Keeping his place in the starting Xl in front of Adrian San-Miguel, the shot-stopper enjoyed one of his better performances between the sticks in Claret & Blue, earning the Man of the Match award for…

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Fox In The Box Chicharito Strikes When Needed For Hammers And Four Other Main Talking Points From Stamford Bridge Draw

David Moyes’ West Ham United scored a vital point in their bid to maintain their Premier League status this season away at Stamford Bridge on Sunday afternoon, drawing with Antonio Conte’s Chelsea thanks to a late Javier Hernandez equaliser, here’s Five Main Talking Points from the first London derby. Chicharito Comes Off Bench To Rescue Key Point On Irons Return Sunday’s point for the Hammers was not only significant in continuing their impressive record in …

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Swinging from the branches, hanging out to dry!

Whatever happened to the days of carefree abandon and playing with creativity and passion? Not since Upton Park have the West Ham faithful been entertained in such a manner, however is there a hope that it might ever return? “You may say I’m a dreamer, but I’m not the only one. I hope someday you’ll join us. And the world will live as one.” – John Lennon Let us ignore the fragility within the squad and the …

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Young Hammers Travel To Merseyside With Opportunity To Go Fifth In PL2 Division One Standings

In a fixture that was re-arranged from December 2017 and on the 20th round of matches of the 2017/2018 Premier League 2 Division One campaign, Terry Westley’s West Ham United U23s make the lengthy trip to face David Unsworth’s Everton U23s for what promises to be an intriguing clash. The Young Toffees go into the fixture eight days after a thrilling league defeat to Manchester City at Goodison Park, while the Young Hammers also faced the…

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Super Sub Chicharito Gives Hammers Pivotal Relegation Battle Point At Stamford Bridge

A late equaliser from substitute Javier Hernandez was enough for David Moyes’ West Ham United to pick up a hugely important point in the complexion of the Premier League relegation battle against Antonio Conte’s Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Sunday afternoon. On a day that was dedicated to the memory of the Blues and England legend Ray Wilkins, who sadly passed away aged 61 last week, Cesar Azpilicueta gave the home …

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Confident Hammers Travel To The Bridge In Search Of First Win Since 2002 Away At Under-Pressure Blues

In the 33rd round of matches of the 2017/2018 Premier League campaign, David Moyes’ West Ham United make the short journey to West London to face off with an under-pressure Antonio Conte and his Chelsea side in what promises to be an intriguing London derby. The Blues go into the fixture off the back of a disappointing league loss to rivals Tottenham Hotspur at Stamford Bridge last Sunday, while the Hammers claimed their first victory…

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Hammers Boss Moyes Offers Injury Update Ahead Of Premier League Trip To Chelsea

West Ham United manager David Moyes has updated the football world on his team’s injury situation ahead of the Premier League trip to Stamford Bridge to face Antonio Conte’s fifth-placed Chelsea. Ex-England winger Michail Antonio was injured during last weekend’s first win in nearly two months over Southampton at the London Stadium last Saturday, leaving the field after just six minutes. Here is what his gaffer Moyes had to say about…

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West Ham Ladies’ recent cup success a mark of Roger Morgan’s 1991 dream

There’s an old saying that sticking to your roots in the game of football is perhaps the most important attribute a person involved in the game can have. When dissecting the meaning of this, it is crucial to discover that the phrase carries a collection of interpretations. Stick by one club, a certain manager or a group of players, for example? All are true but there is almost a hidden meaning, one…

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Moore Than Just A Club Writers On: David Moyes’ Future At The London Stadium

After debating West Ham United’s warm weather trip to Miami , the Hammers’ chance of survival and who should have the Irons No1 goalkeeper’s jersey in recent weeks, today, five Moore Than Just A Club writers debate whether or not they would like to see manager David Moyes remain at the London Stadium beyond the end of the 2017/2018 season, a mix of views, for sure. Luke Glanville (@Glanville_Luke) – Site Lead: The one …

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The MTJAC.com Podcast: Saints Victory And Hammers’ Survival Chances With Kiran Moodley

In this week’s episode of the Moore Than Just A Club Dot Com Podcast, host Luke Glanville is joined by Journalist and Hammers fan Kiran Moodley all the way from Washington DC. Luke and Kiran discuss a number of the latest developments from the London Stadium, including last Saturday’s key Premier League victory over Southampton and what it means for the club’s chances of remaining afloat in the Top-Flight, plus much…

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The armadillos and the red hot poker stars!

For those living outside of the bubble, the day was like any other…dull, damp and downright deplorably committed to retail therapy commissioned by the ladies of the lamp, however for those inside…it was a whirlwind of mixed and turbulent emotions, a struggle with impersonal sanity and the journey through hellish nightmares until the first ball was kicked. The West Ham masses had been feeling increasingly uncomfortable all week, waiting for when Saturday comes to unload pent-up frustrations and …

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Liverpool And Manchester Host Civil Wars On Derby Day As Hammers Journey To West London

After an exciting midweek of UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League action involving English clubs, the Premier League is back once more for another weekend Matchday, Matchday 33 to you and me and it promises to be a memorable one with a pair of crucial derbies and David Moyes’ West Ham United travelling to Stamford Bridge. In true Derby Weekend style live on Sky Sports, the Game Week will begin at Goodison Park, with one of the oldest and…

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Classic Match: Volume Twenty-Five: Chelsea 2-3 West Ham United September 2002

In the 25th Volume of our weekly Classic Match series, we delve through the archives one more to relive a memorable West Ham United clash from down the years, this time around, it involves Sunday afternoon’s Premier League opponents at Stamford Bridge, Chelsea. Cast your minds back to the late summer of 2002, “Just Like a Pill” by Pink was at the very summit of the British Music Charts and an earthquake in Dudley in the Midlands had just …

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Stunning Browne Free-Kick Completes PL2 City Double For Young Hammers

A magnificent first-half free-kick from West Ham United Under-23 attacker Marcus Browne was enough to see off Simon Davies’ Manchester City Under-23s for Terry Westley’s men in the Premier League 2 Division One at the City Football Academy on Thursday evening. The Young Hammers, who have now completed the league double over both City and their neighbours Manchester United in the PL2, seized the advantage on 34 minutes through skipper Browne leading by example. The hosts threatened to get back into…

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Chelsea: Who doesn’t want to know more about a 22 stone Goalie?

West Ham face Chelsea in the late kick-off this Sunday at the London Stadium. Here are 10 facts about our opponents: 1. Chelsea were formed in 1905 in the Rising Sun pub, which is now the Butchers Hook pub on the Fulham Road, opposite the main entrance to Stamford Bridge. 2. Upon election to the league, Chelsea signed one of the most famous footballers of the time; William “Fatty” Foulkes. Foulkes was a goalkeeper who reportedly…

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I’m The Boss: A point will feel like three

Saturday was a massive day for West Ham, but it was only one day and we are still far from out of trouble. Southampton were completely insipid and West Ham can expect a far sterner test on Sunday. The game will be dominated by football’s time to pay tribute to former Blues captain Ray Wilkins who sadly passed away this week. Wilkins was something of an ambassador for Chelsea – the club where he started his playing career …

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We know our place

The victory against Southampton last Saturday lifted us up the table but it was the performance and the manner of which we gained the three points that gave me so much pleasure. We literally flew out of the blocks and thoroughly deserved to win. The injury to Antonio allowed Hernandez the opportunity to see what he’s capable of and the return of Masuku made us more offensive. We’ve certainly missed he’s …

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The big bad wolf and the wind machine!

A glance at the watch, a clasp of housed pea, a sharp intake of breath…puckered lips and blow…This is the end! The match on Saturday against Southampton was to be the judgement day for both teams as each vied for supremacy, salvation and hope…there could only be one victor and West Ham lay in wait to don the winner’s wreath. “Three things are necessary for the salvation of man: to know what he ought to believe; to know …

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If You Leave Me Now, You’ll Take Away the Biggest Slice!

Much has been the commotion over the last few months of the West Ham woes, were of the failings of owners, the transplant of ghosts into a shell and the dwindling fortunes of prophets…not to mention a squad of treacle tarts that were invited to the ambassador’s reception but forgot to bring the Italian chocolates with them. However, should auld acquaintance be forgot, and never brought to mind? Should the fear of failure mean all should fear…

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Hammers Host Highly-Successful London Stadium Family Fun Day

West Ham United’s annual Family Fun Day took place at their home of the London Stadium on Tuesday, following last Saturday’s crucial Premier League victory over Southampton . The whole of the mens’ and ladies’ first-teams squads were present along with manager David Moyes, who led an open training session with his side in front of 5,000 spectators on the hallowed turf of the former Olympic Stadium. The Ladies’ side, who take on Charlton Athletic this evening…

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“My Understanding Is He’s Going To Ireland” – Moyes Drops Rice International Allegiance Hint

West Ham United manager David Moyes has hinted at which country young defender Declan Rice will choose to represent Internationally as the centre-back is illegible to play for both Republic of Ireland and England. Rice recently made his senior International debut for Martin O’Neill’s Ireland in a friendly defeat to Turkey and has turned out for both nations at youth level, being born in London but qualifying through his ancestry to appear in green and white. The charge was …

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Cautious Hammers Boss Moyes Remains Grounded On Club’s Survival Chances And Arnautovic Brilliance

West Ham United manager David Moyes has stayed calm about the excellent form of Austrian attacker Marko Arnautovic and his team’s hopes of Premier League survival after Saturday’s crucial victory over Mark Hughes’ Southampton at London Stadium. Arnautovic netted twice as the Hammers downed the Saints in East London and here is what Moyes had to say about his showing in his post-match press conference, which MooreThanJustAClub were fortunate enough to be in. “I just wanted…

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Hammers Down Sorry Saints In Crunch Match As League Leaders Stride Towards April Title Crowning

The Premier League returned for another thrilling Matchday of action over the weekend, the 32nd of the 2017/2018 campaign, and there was drama at both ends of the table as Pep Guardiola’s league leaders moved just three points away from the title and David Moyes’ West Ham United got the better of a dejected Southampton, let’s look back at the last few days’ football. The Top-Flight weekend began with a …

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Snodgrass’ Promotion Hopes Dashed As Makasi Helps Argyle To Boost Their’s In League One

It’s that time of the week once again, a day later than usual, time to check in with West Ham United’s various different loan stars at their various different loan clubs and find out how they’ve been doing over the past seven days, it has been a busy week for most as Robert Snodgrass’ Aston Villa’s promotion hopes took a knock as Moses Makasi and Plymouth Argyle got back on track, plus much more. Robert Snodgrass…

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