Facebook page proving popular

West Ham United are going from strength to strength on Facebook with more than 58,000 Hammers fans now connecting with the club via the social networking site.

Facebook is the fastest growing online phenomenon with more than 500 million registered users around the world.- a fifth of those being added in the last six months.

The club's official page was only launched this month but every day more and more are signing up to share their opinions and also get all the latest info from behind the scenes - including the home kit launch.

An exclusive new Carlton Cole video is playing on the Facebook site, featuring great shots of the new Macron shirt being worn during the launch photo-shoot.and a special interview with the club's No9.

You can also have your say and hook up with other Hammers fans from around the world, with supporters logging on from near and far to show their backing.

It is the perfect complement to whufc.com, which itself continues to grow its traffic numbers every single month. Updated several times a day, there is no better place to go for all the official news and views, action and reaction - whenever a ball is kicked or a Hammers favourite speaks.

Facebook gets an update every time a story is published while our reporters regularly update from inside the camp so you need never miss out on the latest from the club.

Be sure to make sure you show your support if you 'Like' the page. Also tell your mates and spread the word to make the club's official Facebook page the place to be.

Keep an eye on the Official West Ham United Facebook page over the summer months to hear all the latest Hammers news and plenty of exclusive content.