Sean Whetstone

Report: Barcelona make Gomez their number one target

According to Mundo Deportivo, West Ham transfer target Maxi Gomez is at the top of a  Barcelona shortlist to be a long-term replacement for Luis Suarez due to his experience in La Liga as well as them being national teammates which should help him adapt to the club and learn the style of play. However, the […]

Arnautovic named player of the year

Hammer Marko Arnautovic has been named as Austrian player of the year for 2018 by his fellow countrymen. Speaking to Austrian paper Kronen Zeitung, he pledged his future to West Ham. saying: “I think it’s really obvious what the media attention has caused. Otherwise, I do not want to say much about it anymore. I’m a West […]

Klopp fined by FA over West Ham referee jibe

Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp was today fined £45,000 by the Football Association  for comments he made about the referee after the 1-1 draw with West Ham in a Premier League game at the London Stadium on February 4th. The FA charged Klopp earlier this month after his comments were ruled to have “questioned the integrity […]

Sky pundit predicts comfortable win

Sky Sports pundit Paul Merson predicts an easy 3-1 win for the Hammers when thy face Fulham tomorrow evening at the London Stadium. Merson wrote on the Sky Sports website  “Fulham are in the must-win saloon but they are letting in goals for fun, and I don’t see anything except a victory for West Ham. […]

Hammers confident of Fulham double

West Ham supporters are confident of a Fulham double with 83% of Claret and Hugh readers expecting a West Ham win on Friday night. Just over 5% expect Fulham to win while the remaining 12% predict a draw. West Ham won 2-0 away to Fulham in December and are hoping to complete a league double […]

Former Hammer could make Fulham debut

Former Hammer Havard Nordtveit could make his debut for Fulham tomorrow against his former team. Nordtveit signed for the Hammers in July 2016 on a free transfer from Borussia Mönchengladbach signing a five year contract. He made his official debut for the Hammers on 28 July in a 2–1 defeat to NK Domžale in the first leg of a Europa […]

Hammer returns home

Hammer Martin Samuelsen has returned home by joining Norwegian Eliteserien club FK Haugesund on loan until 30 June 2019. The 21-year-old had been on loan at Dutch Eredivisie side VVV-Venlo, but has now gone back to his birth town where he grew up in search of more regular game time. Samuelsen played 12 times for Venlo in […]

Supporters’ board meeting details revealed

The West Ham United Official Supporters’ Board have published extensive minutes of their second meeting on WHUFC.com. The official minutes cover a meeting held at the London Stadium club store on 6th February which discusses a wide range of topics including the Billy Bonds stand ceremony,  the Claret pitch surround, commissioning a new statue, catering managed by […]

Poll: Will West Ham win, lose or draw against Fulham?

West Ham are looking to complete a league double over Fulham for the first time since 2009. Fulham are winless in their last nine Premier League away games against West Ham (D4 L5), since winning their first such game back in November 2001 (2-0). West Ham are looking to win three home Premier League London derbies […]

Video: West Ham v Fulham Press Conference