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Catch up with today’s CandH news in one place right here

Welcome to our round-up of the main stories on ClaretandHugh during Monday. This is your reference point for a nightly catch-up as we bring you the quick links to what’s been happening on the Irons scene. See you tomorrow evening! Angelo Ogbonna gives an official website interview in which he talks about his disappointment at seeing the […]

Irons facing defensive crisis for Liverpool

The Hammers could be facing a massive defensive crisis when Liverpool arrive in the East End on Saturday evening. Slaven Bilic’s troubles are piling higher and higher as the under pressure boss bids to turn the most difficult of seasons around. But he will be hoping for some major improvement among the back four men as the […]

Spurs hand out lifetime bans to urine chuckers

Spurs have handed out lifetime bans to two supporters who threw urine at Irons fans during the League Cup clash at Wembley last Wednesday. A video circulating on social media shows a man in the home section at Wembley relieving himself into a plastic container before it is launched at the away fans. Spurs have since […]

Blog: European trio have Irons managerial credentials

Welcome to our latest CandH blogger Harry Rawlings who has been looking across Europe and at home for the ideal new Hammers boss – Harry is on the right!!! 🙂 There are few certainties in life but Slaven Bilic’s departure from West Ham appears to be as predictable as Christmas arriving on December 25. Just […]

Mike on Monday’s Hammers Halloween Special

Ok lets put a smile back on our faces with Mike  on Monday – brought to you courtesy of our partners over at Hammers Chat. This is a guy who can bring a laugh in times of the deepest adversity whilst demonstrating it is possible to be a proud Hammer whilst remaining entirely disenchanted with […]

Ogbonna silence on penalty giveaway

Angelo Ogbonna – having given away a needless penalty – is astounded that West Ham didn’t win the game against Crystal Palace. The official website – as expected – are bringing a series of players quotes and having heard from Andre Ayew, it’s now Ogbonna’s turn to tell us all how shocked his is at […]

Spurs fans receive football life bans

Two Spurs yobs involved in the throwing if a plastic pint glass of wee during Wembley cup clash have been banned for life by Spurs. Lucas Louka and a fellow Tottenham supporter were filmed lobbing the urine at West Ham fans last Wednesday. Spurs confirmed yesterday: “This kind of behaviour is not acceptable.We are issuing […]

Irons flop Zaza now second only to Messi

Hammers flop Simone Zaza became the second highest scorer in La Liga yesterday when grabbing another goal in Valencia’s 2-1 away win at Alaves. It took his tally to the season to nine as his team climbed into into second spot on 24 points – four behind Barcelona and four ahead of Real Madrid in […]

Hammers lose out on eleven crucial points

West Ham has now missed out on eleven Premier League points in 2017 and five points already this season by conceding goals in the final five minutes of a match. 11 February 2017 v West Brom  McAuley scored in the 94th minute to make it 2-2.  2 points lost! 11 March 2017 v Bournemouth King scored his […]

Blog: Bilic has scapegoated Antonio

By Max Willow Suffice to say that we are all very disappointed by the outcome of last Saturday’s game against Crystal Palace. Once again, Slaven Bilic made numerous tactical errors in this game, but I don’t wish to harp on those problems in this blog. Most fans will remember the two outstanding goals, scored by […]