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Oxford shares Sterling agent

Now the purpose of this piece is not to worry anybody but just to keep you entirely in the picture on the stories that matter. Today’s West Ham headlines have been dominted by the Reece Oxford affair which has seen suggestions from the national press that he will soon be the subject of a £10 […]

Silkman seeks Pereyra Twitter apology

Agent Barry Silkman has furiously denied that he has ever claimed Juventus midfielder Roberto Pereyra is the subject of a £10.8 million bid  from West Ham. The “story” appeared on Twitter earlier today (Mon) where it was declared: “BREAKING: Football agent Barry Silkman says West Ham have made a £10.8m bid for Roberto Pereyra of […]

Hammers give Oxford update

West Ham were today insisting they have received no offers for Reece Oxford. The Mail ran a story on line declaring that the Irons are bracing thmselves for a £10 million plus bid from Manchester United. But our top source at the club told us a few minutes ago: “There has been no bid and […]

Video Flashback: Day One – what a start!

West Ham Legends 6-1 Great Ormond Street XI

A WHOLE HOST of former West Ham United stars pulled on their boots one last time at Upton Park in a match to raise funds and awareness for Great Ormond Street Children’s Hospital. Frank McAvennie, Geoff Pike, Lee Bowyer and Paul Allen were amongst those representing the Hammers against a side made up of supporters […]

Olympic Bell re-installed next to Iron’s new home

The £1million Olympic bell has been re-installed in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park just outside the stadium in Champions place. The bell will never toll again due to concerns it is so loud that it will disturb residents living nearby. The Olympic Bell was commissioned and cast for the 2012 London Olympic Games, and is the […]

Majority of stewards will move to the OS

Claret and Hugh understands that 138 West Ham stewards from the Boleyn Ground are registered to carry on working at the former Olympic Stadium, 53 of whom are already working at the new Stadium stewarding previous non-football events. While some stewards have opted not to transfer when they were told that their location within the […]

Hammers linked with Juventus bid

West Ham has again been linked again with Roberto Pereyra from Juventus. Italian football website, Tuttosport claims West Ham have actually made an offer for the Argentine playmaker. They suggest the Hammers have made a €15 million (£11.4 million) bid for the player. The midfielder joined Juventus from Udinese in 2014, initially on loan, and […]

Man U interest in Iron can’t be entirely dismissed

Reece Oxford is AGAIN being linked with a move away from the Hammers and that could spell trouble. Such has been the regularity of the reports that it is becoming difficult to believe there is no truth in any of them. The Mail is reporting the club are bracing themselves for a formal offer from Manchester […]

DG confirms an iconic move

David Gold has confirmed that the famous World Cup statue will be taken to our new home in Stratford. Several Twitter followers were concerned that the iconic statue (pictured above) would be left behind but Mooro and the boys will be given a place of honour with the OS. Commenting on Twitter the co chairman […]