Play with the Hammers on Facebook

West Ham United are proud to officially join Lionside Football, the best free football game on Facebook.

This great new social game allows you to play against your friends, fellow Hammers supporters and other fans all around the globe on the world's largest social network.

Complete challenges, compete with opponents, and train your team to show your support for West Ham United. There are also weekly fixture challenges linked to the club's real matches for a chance to prove that you're the biggest fan. There are loads of new features to unlock, so keep playing and stay tuned for exciting special offers as well.

Click here to start playing now!

Lionside Football allows Hammers fans to support both the club and players on Facebook by leveling up, competing with your friends and taking on other teams from England and Europe

Doug Scott, founder and CEO of Lionside is convinced that West Ham is the ideal partner. He said: "We are delighted to have West Ham United as one of our inaugural partners.

"The fans are fantastic - something I witnessed first hand at Upton Park earlier this year - and it's even more exciting with new players and a new manager this season."

Barry Webber, West Ham commercial director, said the new game would help to strengthen the relationship between the club and the fans.

"We want to be at the forefront of social media, giving our fans the opportunity to interact with the club through new digital platforms such as Facebook, Twitter and the iPhone.

"Lionside Football is the best football game on Facebook, and also free for fans to play, giving them an opportunity to interact with their friends, family and fellow Hammers fans, whilst also being rewarded with virtual and real world offers for demonstrating support for the club."

To celebrate the launch of Lionside Football, West Ham United fans have the chance to receive special gifts including Parker, Noble, Cole, Upson and Piquionne in your squad, gold coin bonuses, and many other superb special offers to choose from.

Click here to log in or register through Facebook to play now.