PL/Spurs in major Irons game dilemma

Spurs and the Premier League have tonight released a statement in which they admit they still cannot confirm ticketing arrangements for the New Year’s Eve clash against the Irons at Wembley. They don’t touch on the reasons why but regular readers of ClaretandHugh will know from previous stories that the issues surround Travel for London’s […]

Moyes drops heavy hint on next kid to break through

David Moyes has dropped a heavy hint that Domingos Quina could be the next academy product to break into the first team. Explaining that he has always been keen to blood the kids at the right time he said: “I’ve always wanted to introduce young players, especially when I think it’s right, as I showed […]

So, Jamie Vardy …and then what?

  JOHN WRAGG has covered the Midlands football scene for over 40 years, working mainly for the Daily Express as their No 1 reporter.  Here he takes a look at Leicester City in general and their low profile boss Claude Puel in particular for ClaretandHugh  as the Foxes head for the London Stadium        BY […]

Moyes in passionate unity plea

David Moyes has made a passionate appeal for the  fans to unite in order to give the team every chance of beating Leicester City. Against a week long backdrop of protest and unrest among the supporters Moyes – like many – is hoping the fans can put the unrest to bed for 90 minutes at […]

Moyes killer blow for Antonio

David Moyes has killed off Michail Antonio’s hopes that he will be taking his place in the squad for the match against Leicester City tomorrow night. Unless the manager is throwing up a massive smokescreen it seems he has made up his mind that the Hammer of the Year won’t be involved in the match. […]

Antonio: I’m available for selection

Michail Antonio has confirmed that he is hopeful of returning to the team on Friday night and not finishing up  a “sore loser.” CandH revealed yesterday the Hammer of the Year was back in training and had a real chance of being involved against Leicester at the LS. And speaking to the official site he said: […]

Moyes studies options for crucial LS game

David Moyes is likely to give Andy Carroll a second chance to impress him when the Irons step out against Leicester City tomorrow evening. The new manager is long enough in the tooth to understand that he can hardly judge performance levels on one away game and he has a history of using a big […]

Stadium owners face ‘finances’ demand

Budget chiefs at City Hall are now demanding to see the finances of the owners of West Ham’s London Stadium. Amid growing financial difficulties, the London Assembly Budget and Performance Committee has issued a summons notice requesting the 2016/17 annual accounts for E20 Stadium LLP. E20 has been given two weeks to provide the documents. Committee […]

Fans give AC a big message

Claretand Hugh has learned that West Ham are ready to listen to January offers for Andy Carroll after another season of disappointment which has seen him pick up four yellows and one red card in seven Premier League appearances. Here’s how the CandH Facebook followers responded to the news the Hammers will try to get […]

Foxes boss sends his squad a West Ham warning

Leicester City boss Claude Puel has warned his Foxes to expect a backlash from the Irons on Friday night! The Hammers has been painted as a club in crisis with protests against the board, the defeat at Watford and the  appointment of David Moyes – which hasn’t received the wildest of welcomes. But Puel has […]