West Ham U18s' fall at home to Swansea City

Saturday 09 Sep
Updated Saturday 09 Sep 14:59

West Ham U18s' fall at home to Swansea City

West Ham United U18s

West Ham United U18s’ suffered another disappointing result on Saturday with a 2-1 home loss to Swansea City.

A headed effort from a corner and a well-placed through ball and finish saw the Hammers go two goals down inside 13 minutes.

Rosaire Longelo got West Ham back into the contest midway through the first period with a long-range strike.

Win against Swansea will kick-start U18s’ campaign - Mark Phillips

Friday 08 Sep
Updated Friday 08 Sep 14:44

Win against Swansea will kick-start U18s’ campaign - Mark Phillips

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West Ham United Academy coach Mark Phillips believes the side are just one win away from kick-starting their season.

The Irons have suffered a disappointing start to their Premier League U18s campaign with three losses in their opening trio of matches, including a heavy 6-1 defeat to Arsenal last time out.

Cullen ready to skipper Ireland U21s in key clash

Tuesday 05 Sep
Updated Tuesday 05 Sep 11:14

Cullen ready to skipper Ireland U21s in key clash

Josh Cullen

Josh Cullen will lead a Hammers midfield pairing when his Republic of Ireland U21 side head to Azerbaijan for their second qualifying game for the 2019 UEFA U21 Championships on Tuesday afternoon.

The Academy star, currently on loan at Championship side Bolton Wanderers, will captain Noel King's Ireland side in Azerbaijan, with fellow Hammer Declan Rice set to make his debut at this age group alongside him.

Young Hammer Scully on target in Republic of Ireland U19s win

Monday 04 Sep
Updated Monday 04 Sep 15:53

Young Hammer Scully on target in Republic of Ireland U19s win

Anthony Scully

 

West Ham United youngster Anthony Scully continued his fine international form with another goal in Republic of Ireland U19s’ 2-1 friendly win over Czech Republic on Monday.

The 17-year-old opened the scoring in Waterford, where the Boys in Green completed back-to-back victories over the Czechs, following Friday’s success by the same scoreline.

U18s will have their chances at Arsenal, says Phillips

Friday 25 Aug
Updated Friday 25 Aug 19:00

U18s will have their chances at Arsenal, says Phillips

Mark Phillips

 

West Ham United U18s coach Mark Phillips believes Arsenal will provide plenty of chances when they host the Hammers at their London Colney training base in the Premier League U18 South division on Saturday.

Phillips’ side have started the season in disappointing fashion, losing first at Brighton before then going down 3-0 to Southampton last weekend.

Trott and Oxford named in England U20 squad for Netherlands & Switzerland contests

Thursday 24 Aug
Updated Thursday 24 Aug 13:39

Trott and Oxford named in England U20 squad for Netherlands & Switzerland contests

West Ham United youngsters Nathan Trott and Reece Oxford have both been called up to the England U20 squad for the upcoming matches against the Netherlands and Switzerland.

Trott and Oxford will form part of Keith Downing's 21-man squad that faces the Dutch national side on Thursday 31 August, before travelling to play Switzerland four days later. 

Dan Kemp named in England U19 squad for Poland & Germany clashes

Thursday 24 Aug
Updated Thursday 24 Aug 13:25

Dan Kemp named in England U19 squad for Poland & Germany clashes

Dan Kemp

West Ham United youngster Dan Kemp has been named in the England U19 squad for their friendly internationals against Poland and Germany in early September.

Fresh from winning the UEFA U19 European Championships this summer, Paul Simpson's side get their new campaign underway with the brace of friendlies in the Midlands.

Henry hoping U18s can bounce back against Saints

Friday 18 Aug
Updated Friday 18 Aug 14:00

Henry hoping U18s can bounce back against Saints

Korrey Henry is hopeful the U18s can get off the mark against Southampton

 

Young midfielder Korrey Henry believes the U18s need some time to gel as a team before they reach their top levels in the Premier League U18 South division this campaign.

Hammers handed northern tests in U18 Premier League Cup

Monday 14 Aug
Updated Monday 14 Aug 14:00

Hammers handed northern tests in U18 Premier League Cup

Kristijan Belic

 

West Ham United’s Academy scholars will take on Liverpool, Middlesbrough and Sunderland in the opening round of the new U18 Premier League Cup.

The competition, which has been introduced for the 2017/18 season, will add an extra competitive edge of knockout football to compliment the U18 Premier League schedule.

Paul Konchesky back at Chadwell Heath

Wednesday 09 Aug
Updated Wednesday 09 Aug 11:58

Paul Konchesky back at Chadwell Heath

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Tuesday night presented a strange situation for former Hammer Paul Konchesky, who faced a number of West Ham youngsters he now mentors.

The ex-England left-back – who now turns out for Billericay Town – was part of the Isthmian League side which took on, and beat 3-1, a Hammers XI consisting of Academy players.