‘Create chances for Chicharito and he will score’

Tuesday 17 Oct
Updated Tuesday 17 Oct 13:17

‘Create chances for Chicharito and he will score’

Chicharito celebrates scoring at Southampton in August

 

If West Ham United create chances for Chicharito, the striker will score goals.

That is the view of former Hammers striker Bobby Zamora, who knew a thing or two about finding the back of the net himself during a successful 17-year career.

Top 3 Pantomime Villains: Chris Scull Remembers...

Tuesday 03 Oct
Updated Tuesday 03 Oct 19:00

Top 3 Pantomime Villains: Chris Scull Remembers...

Chris Scull makes lists of things and asks if you remember any of them...

If pantomimes were just a bunch of nice characters being nice to each other, I doubt the pantomime industry would have taken off at all; proof surely, that life needs baddies. This is also true of football; sometimes you need a little spice, a little heat, to get the juices flowing.

Back five set foundation for Swansea success

Sunday 01 Oct
Updated Sunday 01 Oct 11:00

Back five set foundation for Swansea success

Jose Fonte and Diafra Sakho celebrate the striker's match-winner

 

Arthur Masuaku and Diafra Sakho will rightly take the headlines from the 1-0 Premier League win over Swansea City.

However, the foundations for Saturday’s success were laid by the back four and goalkeeper Joe Hart, who produced another solid performance at London Stadium.

Creator-in-chief Lanzini gives Bilic attacking options

Friday 29 Sep
Updated Friday 29 Sep 18:00

Creator-in-chief Lanzini gives Bilic attacking options

Manuel Lanzini


Manuel Lanzini’s return to the West Ham United squad gives manager Slaven Bilic welcome selection and tactical headaches.

Bilic has confirmed the Argentina playmaker is back in the matchday squad for Saturday’s Premier League fixture with Swansea City at London Stadium, immediately and markedly increasing the Hammers’ threat.

Declan Rice: A performance to be proud of

Monday 14 Aug
Updated Monday 14 Aug 13:10

Declan Rice: A performance to be proud of

Declan Rice

 

Seconds after replacing captain Mark Noble at Old Trafford on Sunday, Declan Rice collected a short free-kick from Arthur Masuaku, turned and completed a square ball to Winston Reid.

Over the next half-hour, the 18-year-old would misplace just one of the 23 passes he attempted, ending his second Premier League appearance with a completion rate of 95.7%.

Chicharito 'has football in the blood going back generations'

Friday 11 Aug
Updated Friday 11 Aug 14:00

Chicharito 'has football in the blood going back generations'

Raul Guzman

 

Raul Guzman is a correspondent for Univision Deportes, the Spanish language American sports channel which focuses the majority of its coverage on football.

West Ham have made four quality signings, says Shaka Hislop

Tuesday 25 Jul
Updated Tuesday 25 Jul 14:30

West Ham have made four quality signings, says Shaka Hislop

Shaka Hislop


Joe Hart and Javier Hernandez will give West Ham United a welcome boost at both ends of the pitch, says former Hammers favourite Shaka Hislop.

Now a successful Premier League pundit in the United States, Hislop keeps a close eye on West Ham from the other side at the Atlantic, and has been hugely impressed with the business the Club has done in the transfer market.

Joe Hart is the ‘best goalkeeper’ I have worked with – David Sullivan

Wednesday 19 Jul
Updated Wednesday 19 Jul 09:31

Joe Hart is the ‘best goalkeeper’ I have worked with – David Sullivan

David Sullivan

 

Joint-Chairman David Sullivan is looking forward to being reunited with the ‘best goalkeeper’ he has worked with in Joe Hart.

West Ham United have signed England’s No1 on a season-long loan from Manchester City, reunifying Hart with the man who brought him to Birmingham City in 2009.

Wanchope fan Ricardo just loves West Ham United

Tuesday 27 Jun
Updated Tuesday 27 Jun 18:38

Wanchope fan Ricardo just loves West Ham United

Ricardo Patino

 

Few West Ham United players have been more exciting and less predictable in the Club’s history than Paulo Wanchope.

The forward, who scored 15 goals in 47 appearances in Claret and Blue between July 1999 and May 2000 and inspired the Hammers to UEFA Intertoto Cup glory, is also a national hero in Costa Rica.