Sean Whetstone

New twist in West Ham United Supporters club dispute

The executive committee of the West Ham United Supporters Club wrote to members over the weekend to wipe out 87% of their 920 membership telling them they are not official members anymore. The 70-year-old institution is locked in a battle with the majority of its members over assets owned by the club. Around 50 members who […]

Just who is in charge of London Stadium turnaround?

There is some confusion on just who is exactly in charge of turning around the London Stadium fiances after the Stadium owners Chief Restructuring Officer has been appointed as interim CEO of Evan Cycles last week. Retail restructuring expert Alan Fort was appointed on 1st December  last year with the Sadiq Khan saying  “A Chief Restructuring Officer has […]

New war of words between Brady and Khan

Fresh correspondence between West Ham Vice-Chairman Karren Brady and the London Mayor Sadiq Khan has been revealed after a Freedom of Information request by Claret and Hugh. The new correspondence shows a war of words between the Baroness and the Mayor after the West Ham v Burnley game and a leak of information to the Times […]

Poll: Who should captain West Ham next season?

In today’s ClaretandHugh poll we ask who should captain West Ham next season? The obvious choices are Mark Noble or Marko Arnautovic but maybe you think someone would do a better job. David Moyes has spoken regularly of the leadership qualities being shown by Arnie and the guy seems to have become one of us […]

West Ham opens doors for refugees

West Ham United’s Foundation are hosting a morning of footballing activities for local refuges and asylum seekers this morning, as part of Amnesty International’s Football Welcomes initiative. For the second successive year, 12 Premier League clubs, including West Ham celebrated the contributions made to football by players of a refugee background by participating in the […]

Sky pundit predicts Hammers fate at the Emirates

Sky pundit and former Arsenal player Paul Merson expects his former club to beat the Hammers this weekend despite fielding a weakened side. Merson wrote in the Sky Sports website ‘West Ham have 35 points – meaning Southampton have to win three of their last five, that’s the way I’m looking at it. That’s a […]

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West Ham can overcome Arsenal again

Arsenal have lost just once to West Ham in their last 21 meetings in all competitions (W16, D4) however, West Ham’s last two league wins over Arsenal have both come away from home: 2-0 in 2015 and 1-0 in 2007. The 2015 game under Slaven Bilic with goals from Kouyate and Zarate was memorable because of […]

London Stadium owners meeting update

London Stadium owner E20 have published their latest board minutes from February 27th. The E20 board chaired by Nicky Dunn were updated on the progress of negotiations with Major League Baseball (MLB) playing in the London Stadium. The directors were told that an updated business case and costings from the concept design phase of the […]

Moyes and Brady on Wenger departure

David Moyes was asked whether he will miss Arsene Wenger from the Premier League at yesterday’s press conference. Moyes told reporters: ‘I don’t know if missing him is the right words but real football people appreciate what he’s done and I think he is a proper football man, lives and breathes it, dedicated to his […]