Ranieri runs rule over the Irons

Fulham boss Claudio Ranieri has warned his team that the Hammers have many game changers in their squad and predicts a tough match for his seriously threatened relegation strugglers. Speaking at his pre-match presser he said of the Irons: “It’s difficult because they have very good players, they are very calm. If I remember well, […]

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 […]

Six Hammers on likely exit list

West Ham are set to see a possible exit of SIX players in the summer as Manuel Pellegrini looks to raise cash for reinforcements. ClaretandHugh understands that Arthur Masuaku, Pedro Obiang, Carlos Sanchez, Chicharito and Lucas Perez are all players the boss may be ready to lose as he looks to the future. Andy Carroll is […]

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 […]

Hammers line-up looks set for Fulham

Manuel Pellegrini is never an easy boss to read when it comes to team selection but with playmakers on the way back we are likely to see a Hammers team more in his image than previously this season. However, tomorrow night we will probably see the team that started the Palace game – with the […]

Anderson opens up on his life

Felipe Anderson can remember when there was never enough food on the family tables and watching his parents arguing about their debt problems. And in a human interest feature reported on the BBC website @ https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/47240426 he reveals how despite his obvious talent for the game buying a pair of football boots was an impossibility. He […]

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 […]

Pelle sees no fear in Lanzini

Manuel Pellegrini having hinted that Manu Lanzini could be in the squad for Fulham tomorrow night (Fri) believes the brilliant midfielder will return without fear. After nine months on the sidelines the manager has seen all the right signs from the creative midfielder and declared:  “Seeing Manuel working during the last two weeks for me […]

Pellegrini expectations clear after Malaga

Like most bosses before him Manuel Pellegrini is convinced the break in Malaga was a very good decision at this point of the season. Now comes the acid test as relegation threatened Fulham arrive at the London Stadium without a win on the road all season. And although the words “we pay all teams respect” […]

Further delays on London Stadium Wi-Fi

London Stadium Wi-Fi will suffer yet another delay after the change of ownership of operators London Stadium 185. Members of the West Ham United Official Supporters’ Board were told that E20 has spoken to a Wi-Fi provider and will provide an update as soon as possible about the installation at London Stadium. Discussions can now […]