El Mhassani returns U18s to winning ways against Aston Villa

Saturday 18 Nov
Updated Saturday 18 Nov 20:06

El Mhassani

West Ham United U18s made a return to winning ways with a deserved 1-0 victory away to Aston Villa.

The only goal of the game came just after 20 minutes as Anouar El Mhassani put the Hammers in front in an entertaining fixture at Bodymoor Heath.

Hammers U18s are 'more determined than ever' - Phillips

Friday 17 Nov
Updated Friday 17 Nov 20:00

Pghillips and Pottsy

West Ham United U18s are more determined than ever to turn their form around ahead of Saturday’s game against Aston Villa, according to coach Mark Phillips.

Over the last ten days, the West Ham U23s have been training with the first team while a number of senior players were away on international duty.

Academy U12s pay tribute to WWI servicemen

Sunday 12 Nov
Updated Sunday 12 Nov 08:00

The West Ham United U12 Players, Academy Staff and members of the local community paid their respects to the fallen heroes of World War I at West Ham Cemetery this week.

The Academy youngsters have been learning about the Battle of Passchendaele as part of a project called ‘Passchendaele at Home Challenge’ which is being run by the Big Ideas Company.

The players organised a Memorial Service which was led by Academy Reverend Philip Wright. Members of the U12 squad undertook different roles within the Service.

FA Youth Cup and Checkatrade Trophy draws made

Friday 10 Nov
Updated Friday 10 Nov 22:54

FA Youth Cup

West Ham United U18s have been drawn to play either Doncaster Rovers or Blackpool in the third round of this season’s FA Youth Cup.

The match will be played at the Chigwell Construction Stadium – the first time in five years the Hammers have been drawn at home at this stage - with the game's date and time still to be confirmed.

Adarkwa looking forward to Liverpool test

Saturday 04 Nov
Updated Saturday 04 Nov 08:46

Sean Adarkwa

West Ham United’s U18s will enter Saturday’s contest against Liverpool in a buoyant mood after picking their first points of the season in last weekend’s clash against Reading.

Winger Sean Adarkwa was crucial in the win over the Royals, playing all 90 minutes at Little Heath and is keen to continue his good form when the Reds visit east London.

Reece Oxford and Nathan Trott called up by England U20s

Thursday 02 Nov
Updated Thursday 02 Nov 12:00

Reece Oxford

West Ham United duo Reece Oxford and Nathan Trott have been named in the England U20 squad for their friendly international with Germany later this month.

The Young Lions travel to Germany for the fixture on Tuesday 14 November, with both Hammers players looking to build on their international experience.

Wind-assisted U18s breeze to first league win of season

Saturday 21 Oct
Updated Saturday 21 Oct 19:08
Bernardo Rosa takes on the Reading defence


West Ham United U18s gave the Club a lift on Saturday as they scored their first win of the season.

The Hammers took advantage of the windy conditions to snatch a 1-0 U18 Premier League Southern Division victory over Reading at Little Heath.

Hammers skipper issues rallying cry ahead of Reading clash

Friday 20 Oct
Updated Friday 20 Oct 11:21

Ben Wells


West Ham United’s U18s skipper Ben Wells has issued a rallying cry to his squad ahead of this weekend’s clash with Reading.

The Hammers youngsters host the Royals in a bottom-of-the-table U18 Premier League South clash on Saturday.

Steve Potts and Mark Phillips’ side currently have only a point on the board this campaign, though their opponents are little better off with just four themselves.

Hammers youngster Belic set to return in Spurs showdown

Friday 13 Oct
Updated Friday 13 Oct 14:00
Kristijan Belic


Serbian midfielder Kristijan Belic is hoping to make his mark in Saturday’s Premier League U18 Division 1 fixture at Tottenham Hotspur.

West Ham United’s youngsters head to north London seeking to build on the point they gained against Norwich City last time out – their first of the 2017/18 season.