Sean Whetstone

Vote of confidence for David Gold

Sixty-eight percent of supporters polled want to  keep David Gold as co-owner and Hammers joint-chairman. Gold said earlier this week that he would leave West Ham if 86% of fans didn’t want him to remain. And in twitter poll of 1,358 fans, on Sunday only 32% said they wanted him gone – less than half those […]

David Gold: ‘Cundy doesn’t know what he’s talking about’

West Ham Joint Chairman has hit back at TalkSport radio host Jason Cundy telling his twitter followers the former Chelsea player doesn’t know what he is talking about after the radio presenter suggested that Bilic ‘has been treated appallingly’ by the club. Gold replied: “Cundy doesn’t know what he’s talking about, taking players on loan […]

Cundy: ‘Bilic should walk out on West Ham’

TalkSport radio presenter and former Chelsea player Jason Cundy says Slaven Bilic should walk out on West Ham as he “has been treated appallingly.” Cundy was speaking on his radio show with Sam Matterface on the subject and said: “West Ham are doing everything on the cheap, with transfers and loans, he should seriously think […]

Thames Ironworks FC to launch

A new grass-roots community club has been formed called Thames Ironworks Community F.C thanks to crowdfunding. The founders raised £780 of their £1,000 target.  An update on the crowd-funding page says: An update on the crowd-funding page says: “We have a meeting February 22nd to confirm our place in the league! All exciting! We have […]

Brady asks fans to rally round hot and cold team

West Ham Vice Chairman Karren Brady has used her Sun Football Diary to suggest West Ham supporters need to rally around the team. She say we need to show support despite admitting that the team are playing ‘Hot and Cold’ at the moment and enduring an “Icy Wallow in defence” Brady penned in her tabloid newspaper […]

Let’s fill those empty London Stadium seats

The next two home games have already sold out meaning that season ticket holders who can’t make the Swansea or Everton games can relist their seats on Ticket exchange now or share them using Ticket Forwarding 10 days before kick off. Thousands of seats remain empty each league game depriving thousands of Hammers the chance […]

Who is responsible for the summer transfer disaster?

We all accept last Summer’s transfer window was a disaster. Recent financial accounts confirmed the club spent a total of £45.7m last summer but who is to blame for it ALL going so wrong? Contrary to popular belief the de facto director of football David Sullivan, Head of Recruitment Tony Henry and manager Slaven Bilic each […]

Hammers to make second bid for Swansea winger

Hammers Summer target Gylfi Sigurdsson has been discussing his Swansea future after admitting that he dreams of playing for a big club. “Hopefully if I continue doing well for Swansea and Iceland then in the near future, I can play in a big club. I am enjoying being one of the senior players, though. “We […]

David Gold: “Leaks come from outside the club”

West Ham co-Chairman David Gold insists the majority of Hammers transfer leaks come from outside the club. Responding to a supporter unhappy that the official website had covered a Daily Star rumour just to boost season ticket renewals he gave this explanation: “Today’s report (on the official website)  comes from the Daily Star and links Gerard […]

Slav: The case for the defence

By Guest blogger Iain Dale from WestHamTilIDie Sometimes we fans are a fickle lot. Lose three matches on the spin and the players are all rubbish. The manager must go. It’s verging on the ridiculous. We forget previous successes, we forget that much the same team (with one big and rather obvious exception) nearly qualified […]