Dave Langton

Rice glad to pass ‘audition’

Declan Rice has grabbed his West Ham opportunity with both hands, and has hailed the Hammers academy! The 19-year-old has made 17 appearances for the club this season, in a variety of positions.  He has played at centre-back, full-back and defensive midfield, against the likes of Spurs and Manchester City, making himself a key member […]

Adrian form leaves Moyes with transfer puzzle

Adrian is in great form and has even been nominated for an award, as the best goalkeeper in London. Joe Hart remains on loan at the club from Manchester City, but has been frozen out, and has not played in the Premier League since November.  It is no surprise, with the Spaniard  an authoritative No.1, […]

Swansea sneak past Wednesday ahead of Irons test

Swansea struggled past Sheffield Wednesday in their FA Cup replay on Tuesday, before their clash with West Ham this weekend. The Swans fielded a relatively strong team against the Championship outfit at the Liberty Stadium as they looked to avoid an upset.  But they were held to a nervy stalemate in the first half, with […]

Report – Hammers to reignite midfielder interest

West Ham are set to reignite their interest in Anderlecht midfielder Leander Dendoncker this summer, according to a report from the Daily Mirror. The Hammers were reportedly interested in signing the Belgium international in the January transfer window, only to eventually plump for Joao Mario, securing the Portuguese on loan from Inter Milan. The Mirror […]

Collins eyes six points

James Collins insists West Ham will pick up points from the upcoming clashes with Swansea and Burnley. The Hammers travel to Wales this weekend aware that a victory will move them six points clear of the relegation zone, before hosting the Clarets at the London Stadium the following week. And Collins is confident that he […]

West Ham primed to deepen Swansea woes

Swansea take on Sheffield Wednesday this week before their clash with the Hammers in the Premier League. The relegation-threatened Welsh outfit could not get past the Championship outfit in the FA Cup, drawing 0-0 at Hillsborough, leading to a replay on Tuesday.  The Swans had similar trouble against Notts County in the fourth round, though […]

£18m Ayew is now a Swansea enigma

Andre Ayew has been something of an £18m enigma for Swansea City. So desperate were they to get him back from the Hammers in the summer, they stumped up a club-record fee, signing him to a three-and-a-half year deal.  Yet he has played just 85 minutes out of a possible 270 in all competitions, and […]

West Ham get big stadium run-in boost

West Ham have the edge on their relegation rivals in the season’s run-in, as six of the final 10 games will take place at the London Stadium. After starting the season which saw the Hammers play their opening games away from home – the first home game at the London Stadium came on September 11, […]

Zabaleta praises sensational Liverpool trio

Pablo Zabaleta has lavished praise on Liverpool’s phenomenal front three. The Reds beat West Ham 4-1 at Anfield on Saturday, with Mohamed Salah, Roberto Firmino and Sadio Mane all on the scoresheet.  And Zabaleta believes that the club’s sensational trio are so good, they could score against any team in world football. He told the […]

Ex-Hammer warns many pros could end up skint

David Bentley has warned other footballers they could end up skint if they are not careful with their money. The former England winger retired at the age of 29, after playing for the likes of Arsenal, Spurs, Blackburn and a loan spell at the Irons.  He now has money in a number of bars and […]