Ken Dyer: The legend that is Bobby Moore lives on

Saturday 24 Feb
Updated Saturday 24 Feb 10:00

 

London Evening Standard correspondent Ken Dyer, who began following the Hammers as a fan in the early 1960s and has been reporting on the Club for more than 45 years, pays tribute to England’s 1966 FIFA World Cup winning captain Bobby Moore on the 25th anniversary of his tragic passing…

 

One of the good things about a legend is that their reputation lives on long after they are gone.

The word itself has several different meanings but one is: ‘Someone famous and admired, usually because of their ability in a particular area.’

A Hammers' Dozen - West Ham's impressive last 12 matches in numbers
Chicharito and Marko Arnautovic celebrate the Austrian's goal against Watford

 

A Premier League season is played out over 38 games, of course, but West Ham United’s form over their last dozen matches has been very encouraging, both literally and figuratively.

Rob Pritchard Mon, 02/19/2018 - 16:00

Top 3 Hammers heartthrobs: Chris Scull remembers...

Wednesday 14 Feb
Updated Wednesday 14 Feb 12:07
Chris Scull

 

West Ham TV's Watch With... presenter Chris Scull makes lists of things and asks if you remember them...

It’s Valentine’s Day, 24 hours of the year to celebrate romance, love and make last-minute dashes to the supermarket service station to buy a bunch of flowers or an overpriced box of chocolates for our significant other.

Hutchison: Moyes will be super-motivated to secure win on Everton return
Don Hutchison in West Ham United colours

 

Former West Ham United and Everton star Don Hutchison says David Moyes will be desperate to get one over his former club on Wednesday evening.

Rob Pritchard Wed, 11/29/2017 - 12:30
A proper football man: The experts on West Ham United's new man in charge
David Moyes

 

David Moyes has become a household name in British football over the past two decades.

Rob Pritchard Tue, 11/28/2017 - 12:30
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David Moyes' Everton legacy: How the West Ham boss will be remembered at Goodison
David Moyes enjoyed eleven productive years as Everton manager

 

Liverpool-born journalist, author and Everton supporter Simon Hart shines a light on the sparkling work done by David Moyes...

 

Rob Pritchard Mon, 11/27/2017 - 12:00
Hammers will go back to basics tonight - Cottee
Tony Cottee

 

West Ham United legend Tony Cottee believes West Ham United manager David Moyes will go 'back to basics' in his first home game in charge.

The Hammers host Leicester City at London Stadium on Friday evening and Cottee, who also played for the Foxes during his illustrious career, has called for unity among the Claret and Blue Army.

Rob Pritchard Fri, 11/24/2017 - 16:00
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Nolan: Mark Noble’s character will be vital for West Ham United
Mark Noble and Kevin Nolan

 

Mark Noble’s character could be vital to West Ham United’s chances of winning at Wembley on Wednesday evening, according to former skipper Kevin Nolan.

Rob Pritchard Mon, 10/23/2017 - 11:30

Cottee: We are looking, solid hard to beat and close to our physical peak

Thursday 19 Oct
Updated Thursday 19 Oct 13:06
Tony Cottee and Slaven Bilic

 

West Ham United are ‘looking solid, hard to beat and close to reaching a peak physical level’, according to Hammers great Tony Cottee.

The striker, who scored 146 goals in 336 appearances in Claret and Blue across two spells, says his former team’s recent performances have given him confidence that his old Club can yet enjoy a successful season.