West Ham United

You Won't Believe West Ham Co-Chairman Gold's Excuse For Allardyce Twitter Gaffe

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.07.2014 | UK Sport

West Ham co-chairman David Gold has blamed jet-lag for a social media gaffe that suggested he wanted to see Sam Allardyce sacked. Having travelled...

Bringing Sexy Back

Rohan Banerjee | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Sport
Rohan Banerjee

There's a risk associated with playing a certain style of football or with only certain players, and it is one which West Ham fans must note. It would take several transfer windows, not one, to transform West Ham... West Ham can't afford the drama of the drop or to risk restarting their current project under new management.

Why These Five Premier League Sides Are Set to Dramatically Improve on Last Season

Joe Difford | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Sport
Joe Difford

The transfer window has only been open for a short period of time and bar the few managers who are yet to realise it is open at all, most teams have added a number of new faces to their rosters... Here are the top five and why they stand a good chance of getting better.

West Ham's 'London' Crest Slammed By Supporters

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.07.2014 | UK Sport

West Ham United are the latest club to suffer a backlash after revealing a design for their new club crest. The club launched an online poll to see...

Premier League Fixtures 2014-15 Announced!

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 18.06.2014 | UK Sport

Manchester United's era under Louis van Gaal will begin at home against Swansea City on the opening day of the 2014-15 Premier League season. Champ...

'New Beckham' Bentley Breaks Down As He Announces Retirement From Football Aged 29

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.06.2014 | UK Sport

David Bentley broke down in tears as he announced his retirement on live television aged 29, insisting the game has become "robotic and boring". Th...

Why Make Such Drastic Changes to Allardyce's Style Rather Than Replace Him?

Joe Difford | Posted 30.05.2014 | UK Sport
Joe Difford

It is no secret that a lot of West Ham fans wanted Sam Allardyce gone following a disappointing season for the Hammers, but he will be in charge for at least one more campaign and is to make a number of changes to his backroom staff and style of football...

City's Premier League Title Celebrations In Pictures

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.05.2014 | UK Sport

Manuel Pellegrini insists he will start work on Tuesday to ensure that Manchester City can retain their Premier League crown. Manchester City 2-0 W...

Samuel Luckhurst

'Things Had To Change' - Placid Pellegrini On How City Regained The Title

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 12.05.2014 | UK Sport

A year ago, Manchester City's players walked past the FA Cup as runners-up and would days later lament that their game in hand at Reading had prevente...

Samuel Luckhurst

Allardyce Compares Himself To Wenger As Hammers Manager Faces The Sack

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 11.05.2014 | UK Sport

West Ham United manager Sam Allardyce was keen to re-emphasise his managerial credentials following the club's final game of the season at Barclays Pr...

Premier League Final Day In Pictures

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.05.2014 | UK Sport

Manchester City became Barclays Premier League champions for the second time in three years, two points ahead of second-placed Liverpool. Here are ...

Samuel Luckhurst

Comeback Kings: City Are Premier League Champions

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 11.05.2014 | UK Sport

The outcome was as predictable as the Mancunian weather. Manchester City recaptured the Barclays Premier League title on a straightforward afternoon i...

Use Your Head, Roy: A Case for Andy Carroll

Kain Watson | Posted 06.07.2014 | UK Sport
Kain Watson

Andy Carroll's reputation has suffered since Euro 2012 because of his scarcely-mentioned £35m transfer to Liverpool. He will be forever labelled as an 'expensive flop' and be ridiculed by part-time football fans for a cheap laugh because he couldn't justify a ludicrous price tag that he never set himself.

Why Sam Allardyce's Style Could Cause Negative Long-Term Damage to West Ham's Future

Joe Difford | Posted 24.06.2014 | UK Sport
Joe Difford

Records show that the season after Allardyce left his former clubs, Bolton, Blackburn and Newcastle, was far worse than when he was in charge and this could happen again at West Ham if he stays too long.

Hammers Youngster Tombides Dies, Aged 20, From Cancer

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 18.04.2014 | UK Sport

Dylan Tombides, the West Ham United striker, has died from cancer at the tragically young age of 20. Tombides was diagnosed with testicular cancer ...

Samuel Luckhurst

The Only Way Is Up? Arsenal Restore Some Belief Back Up To Fourth

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 15.04.2014 | UK Sport

Sam Allardyce has come to represent everything Arsenal have feared during their barren run. He has managed inferior teams against Arsène Wenger yet h...

Player Focus: England Should Progress Without 'Archetypal Striker' Carroll

Alistair Tweedale | Posted 03.06.2014 | UK Sport
Alistair Tweedale

Carroll is indeed a typical English number nine. But England have failed at every tournament since 1966 and will continue to do so unless they adapt to the constantly evolving nature of the modern, foreign-dominated game.

Which Is The Best? Rooney's Top 10 Goals (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 24.03.2014 | UK Sport

He has mastered the lob, the bicycle kick and now the thump. Wayne Rooney's 57.9-yard strike at West Ham on Saturday was the latest addition to the Ma...

Samuel Luckhurst

Rooney Magic Inspires United At West Ham

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 24.03.2014 | UK Sport

Eric Cantona tried it in 1993, but saw his effort cannon off Dimitri Kharine's crossbar at Stamford Bridge. Wayne Rooney, with the captain's armband s...

WATCH: Allardyce Says Moyes Deserves Time At United (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 21.03.2014 | UK Sport

West Ham manager Sam Allardyce believes his Manchester United counterpart David Moyes should be given more time to prove his worth at Old Trafford. ...

Mark Noble - England's Invisible Man

Dominic Antill | Posted 04.05.2014 | UK Sport
Dominic Antill

Despite it being clear that Noble is a better-rounded midfielder than he gets credit for, without perhaps excelling specifically in one of these departments - he's effectively played himself into Hodgson's blind spot, in-between positions.

Pardew's 6 Touchline Controversies In Pictures

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 03.03.2014 | UK Sport

It is testament to Alan Pardew's anger issues that when he headbutted Hull City's David Meyler on Saturday it wasn't a surprise. Alan Pardew Headbu...

Happy Birthday, Jimmy Greaves: 50 Great Pictures Of England, Tottenham And Chelsea Legend

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.02.2014 | UK Sport

Jimmy Greaves, one of the most prolific strikers in English football history, celebrates his 74th birthday today. Greaves scored an astonishing 44 ...

The Fall And Fall Of Ravel Morrison

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.02.2014 | UK Sport

Ravel Morrison's enviable talent will grace the Championship, instead of the Premier League, now he has stepped down a division to join QPR's promotio...

Football Grounds Demolished In The 21st Century

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.02.2014 | UK Sport

It is possible the news that West Ham have sold Upton Park ahead of their move to the Olympic Stadium in 2016 has left many Hammers as deflated as the...