Mystery of West Ham John Lyall gates resolved

The mystery of what happened to the remaining West Ham John Lyall gates has finally been resolved. The three remaining gates which were put up for auction last year through Hilco with a live auction and webcast at the Boleyn Ground in June was purchased by former West Ham chairman Terry Brown. Three of the […]

West Ham squad arrive home

The West Ham squad are arriving home this evening from their five day warm weather training in Dubai.  Many of the squad boarded a Emirates flight in business class earlier today for the seven hour flight back to London and others will follow on. ClaretandHugh have been told that the West Ham squad are on […]

Hammers aim to tie up key player this summer

West Ham have tonight cleared finally cleared up season-long speculation that Chelsea may be ready to move for Michail Antonio in the summer. And ClaretandHugh was told the leading Hammer of the Year candidate is set to be offered a new summer deal which “will reflect the value we have of him as a player.” […]

Mayor struggling with London Stadium investigation

The London Mayor, Sadiq Khan is struggling to find an auditing company to take on the independent review of the London Stadium transformation over-spend and spiraling running costs. He announced his inquiry on 1st November last year but many companies have reportedly ruled themselves out through conflict of interest as they were involved in the former […]

‘Noble Factor’ set to raise its head

With Sam Byram being reported fit for action this weekend Slaven Bilic has an interesting selection issue at Watford. For should  the right back return to  the team at Vicarage Road that will release Cheik Kouyate to move into the midfield position he prefers and the one in which he is clearly more effective. And […]

Boleyn Developers warned of risk of unexploded ordnance

A report commissioned by developers Barratt London has revealed a medium to high risk of unexploded ordnance underneath the Boleyn Ground stadium and surrounding lands once used by West Ham. The ground investigation report by RSA Geotechnics was submitted as part of planning documentation to Newham to again permission to build 842 flats on the […]

Video: Sakho’s sea run shows big progress

Diafra Sakho has posted a video giving the clearest indication yet that he is recovering well from the back injury has that has made him a regular absentee from Hammers action. The Hammers striker is expected to be back in mid March and Sakho posted the video showing him running in the sea alongside the […]

Reid happy as Hammers toughen up

Winston Reid knows the Hammers are getting better and better. The are no longer a team that falls apart when the going gets tough and but one that is improving with every outing. And assessing the progress, Reid said: “In the last game we played against West Brom, even though we were 1-0 behind, we […]

Mark Noble is not dirty

Jim Daly of the Daily Mirror has ranked West Ham’s Mark Noble as one of the dirtiest players in the Premier League. Mr Daly included Nobes in a top ten of players rival fans love to hate suggesting our captain was hated by rival fans. Daily wrote: “The nastiest type of midfielder possible masked under […]

West Ham Supporters Club call an emergency meeting

The West Ham Supporters Club also known as the Hammers Social Club in Castle Street held an Emergency General Meeting (EGM) last week called by its members to decide whether to close their doors or not. Claret and Hugh understand the social club is losing around £7,000 per month and has been doing so since West […]