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Nobes unhappy with Keane after Rice attack

Whatever you may feel of Mark Noble on the pitch you can’t fault his leadership off it and the way he looks after the players – notably the younger ones at the club.
West Ham - 2019-11-22 16:50:53

West Ham owners release statement ahead of Spurs clash

West Ham owners David Sullivan and David Gold has released a statement on the official website ahead of the Hammers game against Spurs on Saturday lunchtime.
West Ham - 2019-11-22 12:51:13

Pelle has three games to tell us what we need to know

Manuel Pellegrini claims  he is under no less pressure right now than  when he starting managing West Ham.
West Ham - 2019-11-22 08:50:13

Hammer Pochettino – you respond

With Mauricio Pochetinno now out of work the question exercising many West Ham minds among the fan base is whether he would be the man to finally transform the Irons into the club we want them to be.
West Ham - 2019-11-22 12:51:13

Pelle’s big decision looks to have been made for Spurs

Despite all the speculation otherwise, and the hopes of many that Roberto would be left on the bench for the game against Spurs, it seems Manuel Pellegrini is set to continue with the Spaniard.
West Ham - 2019-11-22 08:50:13

Poll: What will the result be against Tottenham "

How will the Hammers fare against rivals Tottenham at home on Saturday under their new manager Jose Mourihno"
West Ham - 2019-11-22 16:50:53

Antonio’s back with great Irons interview

Michail Atonio has revealed that he has taken part in a behind closed doors match against the under 23s ahead of the weekend game against Spurs.
West Ham - 2019-11-22 12:51:13

What Pelle said…Gonzo tells you what he meant

West Ham - 2019-11-22 16:50:53

Supporters back Pellegrini in vote of confidence

A Claret and Hugh poll of nearly 1,300 readers has given a huge vote of confidence in Manuel Pellegrini.
West Ham - 2019-11-22 12:51:13

Roberto: Let’s respond in the right way

(Photo by Visionhaus)
West Ham - 2019-11-22 08:50:13

Stats prove the brutal Irons reality

The stats truly showing the big issue  – or one of them – facing the Hammers right now -taking the chances they manage to create.chances.
West Ham - 2019-11-22 12:51:13

Irons legend’s crucial reminder of the two big problems

Phil Parkes – is one of the most knowledgeable former Hammers around and gives is straight from the shoulder for fear or favour.
West Ham - 2019-11-22 08:50:13

Noble/Antonio’s starting chances

West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini has declared captain Mark Noble and Michail Antonio revealing they have trained all week without problems.
West Ham - 2019-11-21 16:50:49

Special one to grace London Stadium dugout

Jose Mourinho is set to lead Spurs out against West Ham at the London Stadium on Saturday lunchtime.
West Ham - 2019-11-21 08:51:15

It’s a Hammers win says leading pundit

West Ham’s faith in Manuel Pellegrini will be rewarded this weekend according to Michael Owen.
West Ham - 2019-11-21 12:50:36

Pellegrini on Mourinho: “He’s not my friend”

Manuel Pellegrini has admitted that he and Jose Mourinho are not friends!
West Ham - 2019-11-21 16:50:49

Irons remove Mourinho tweet after Twitter meltdown

West Ham’s media department have wisely decided to delete a tweet where they decided to taking a swing at Jose Mourinho.
West Ham - 2019-11-21 12:50:36

Next West Ham manager odds

Bookmakers Bet Victor run a website called the Sack Race which lists odds for Premier League managers to be replaced by others.
West Ham - 2019-11-21 19:51:48

Applause for Lily on 33 minutes

The family of a West Ham season ticket holder are trying to get Hammers supporters to join in with 33rd-minute applause for Lily Harris this Saturday lunchtime at the London Stadium against Spurs. 
West Ham - 2019-11-21 08:51:15

Pharmaceutical company signs sponsorship deal with London Stadium

A pharmaceutical firm supplying medicine around the world has joined the London Stadium Business Club to boost its profile through sponsorship on West Ham match days.
West Ham - 2019-11-21 16:50:49

Pochettino joining West Ham…the chances!

West Ham supporters are already suggesting and hoping that Spurs loss could be the Irons gain by replacing Manuel Pellegrini with Mauricio Pochettino.
West Ham - 2019-11-21 12:50:36

TV emphasis on Spurs can help the Irons

A typical BT Sports pundit line-up
West Ham - 2019-11-21 12:50:36

Poll: Who should manage West Ham"

Much has been said on Manuel Pellegrini but this Claret and Hugh poll asks who you want to manage West Ham inclduing a choice to support the current manager
West Ham - 2019-11-21 16:50:49

Shock jock’s Benitez verdict

Jason Cundy
West Ham - 2019-11-20 08:51:00

Fabianski gives progress report

Lukasz Fabianski is taking it week by week and hoping that when he enters the sixth week of his rehab programme he will be kicking on even further.
West Ham - 2019-11-20 12:50:47

London Stadium supported convicted and banned

A Newcastle supporter who threw a seat at the London Stadium hitting and injuring one of his own supporters has received a suspended prison sentence, a fine and has been banned from all football by a court for three years.
West Ham - 2019-11-20 08:51:00

‘Distraught’ Kane could suffer on Saturday

West Ham will be hoping and praying there is no big announcement from north London that Jose Mourinho will be taking over at the club ahead of Saturday’s game.
West Ham - 2019-11-20 12:50:47

Pochettino sacking – good or bad news for Irons"

Mauricio Pochettino’s sacking from Spurs  has been looking a near inevitability for weeks!
West Ham - 2019-11-20 08:51:00

Under 18 boss in charge of Spurs for Irons clash

Tottenham are being reported as being ready to see the team managed by the club’s under 18 boss against the Hammers on Saturday at the weekend.
West Ham - 2019-11-20 12:50:47

Pellegrino to face the Special one

Spurs have confirmed that Jose Mourinho has been appointed Tottenham manager, succeeding Mauricio Pochettino who was sacked on Tuesday. The former Chelsea and Manchester United boss Mourinho has signed a contract with the North London club until the...
West Ham - 2019-11-20 12:50:47

Hammers linked to keeper

West Ham are being reported as having become leading contenders to sign Olympiakos goalkeeper Jose Sa.
West Ham - 2019-11-20 08:51:00

Ajeti on wanted list

West Ham United striker Albian Ajeti is is being reported as being a target for Turkish club Besiktas according to reports.
West Ham - 2019-11-20 16:51:09

Noble, Antonio and Wilshere face fitness tests

West Ham remain optimistic that Mark Noble could be fit for Saturday when the Hammers face Spurs at the London Stadium.  Noble suffered from a twisted ankle in the 3-0 defeat at Burnley before the international break but he has trained this...
West Ham - 2019-11-19 19:52:00

Hammers may get boost from reported crisis talks

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West Ham - 2019-11-19 12:51:00

Pelle/Husillos may face transfer window power of veto

(Photo by West Ham United FC/West Ham United via Getty Images)
West Ham - 2019-11-19 08:53:06

Pelle may be ready to give nod to a big favourite

Manuel Pellegrini is refusing to give up on injury ravaged Jack Wilshere despite recent reports that the player could be attracted to an American or Chinese move.
West Ham - 2019-11-19 12:51:00

Determined Diangana states his aims

West Ham prodigy Grady Diangana has admitted that he is trying to do as well as Harvey Barnes did with WBA during his loan spell with the Birmingham side.
West Ham - 2019-11-19 08:53:06

Poll: Who will be sacked first- Pelle or Poch"

Saturday’s clash with Spurs looks to be a critical game for the Hammers and Spurs bosses.
West Ham - 2019-11-19 19:52:00

Hammers ‘faces’ fear consequences of defeat

The best way to describe the atmosphere inside the London Stadium us “buoyantly nervous.”
West Ham - 2019-11-19 12:51:00

West Ham fans should “shudder” at prospect of Rafa

One time Sky presenter Richard Keyes is not my most favourite former high profile individual.
West Ham - 2019-11-19 19:52:00

Predictable name enters Hammers managerial frame

Rafa Benitez is once again being promoted as the next West ham boss should the Hammers decide to sack Manuel Pellegrini.
West Ham - 2019-11-19 12:51:00

Medics monitor Antonio return

West Ham may suffer a blow with doubts arising over Michail Antonio’s availability for the match against Spurs at the weekend.
West Ham - 2019-11-19 08:53:06

All eyes on Arthur Masuaku

All eyes will be on the West Ham team sheet at 11.30 am on Saturday morning to see if Arthur Masuaku has been included in the match day squad.  The 26-year-old has been missing from Manuel Pellegrini’s match day squad for the last three Premier...
West Ham - 2019-11-19 16:52:45

Roy Keane" No wonder Declan chose England!

Roy Keane’s too regular comments about Declan Rice have gone down like a lead balloon with Hammers fans following Claret and Hugh.
West Ham - 2019-11-19 08:53:06

West Ham have history with free keepers

West Ham has a long history of signing free agents or very little for their goalkeepers in the last 13 years.
West Ham - 2019-11-18 12:50:13

Our next boss – craziest suggestion yet

The fact that it’s not going to happen doesn’t appear to be stopping the regular speculation surrounding Manuel Pellegrini’s job and who may be ready to claim it!
West Ham - 2019-11-18 08:50:34

Hammers won’t pursue summer target

Reports suggesting that Aaron Long could again become a target for the Irons this winter are unlikely to be fulfilled.
West Ham - 2019-11-18 12:50:13

‘Keane shouldn?t be a pundit after career ending tackle’

Roy Keane’s comments on Declan Rice seem to be  bitter and twisted and in this blog CandH follower Alam Riaz gives aan appropriate take on the for Manchester United skipper 
West Ham - 2019-11-18 12:50:13

Noble pulling all the stops out

(Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)
West Ham - 2019-11-18 19:51:29

Keane v Rice – who won on points"

Declan Rice did a half decent job on shoving Roy Keane’s bitter criticism of his midfield defensive abilities back down his throat in Kosovo last night.
West Ham - 2019-11-18 12:50:13

Hammers ‘conveyor belt of failures’

We all seem to have been here many times before- up ….down – getting as optimistic as we can before finding the words of the old song come back to haunt us as “fortune hides again!”
West Ham - 2019-11-18 08:50:34

A must watch West Ham film

West Ham United were once a team famous for their attacking style of football and World Cup heroes, including charismatic captain Bobby Moore.
West Ham - 2019-11-18 08:50:34

Hammer finances by the numbers

It is coming up to the ten year anniversary since David Sullivan and David Gold bought into West Ham in January 2010.
West Ham - 2019-11-18 19:51:29

Midfielder and striker linked with Irons

Jamaica internationals Kevon Lambert and Junior Flemmings are being reported as being possible targets for the Hammers.
West Ham - 2019-11-17 19:51:25

Six months on we are still missing a key signing

So badly needs someone to help him
West Ham - 2019-11-17 12:51:07

Wilshere may lead Hammers departures

Jack Wilshere’s reported ambition for a move to the MLS or China would be a huge relief to the Hammers who have hopes of clearing two or three players out of the squad this winter to make room for new arrivals.
West Ham - 2019-11-17 16:50:35

Another Hammer enters the jungle

It’s that time again when a bunch of celebrities enter the jungle as part of ITV’s I’m a celebrity get me out of here and the show wouldn’t be complete without a former Hammer in the line-up.  Last year former West Ham player and manager...
West Ham - 2019-11-17 08:51:24

Rice savaged by Keane

Keane
West Ham - 2019-11-17 19:51:25

Irons happy returns will never happen

West Ham have no intention of replacing Manuel Pellegrini right now but a couple of names have cropped up as possible replacements if and when the time comes.
West Ham - 2019-11-17 12:51:07

Hammers get a Spurs fitness boost

(Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)
West Ham - 2019-11-17 12:51:07

Declan shows the way to Irons winger

Grady Diangana has made it clear there’s no way he will let his feet stay anywhere but on the ground over the rest of the season.
West Ham - 2019-11-17 08:51:24

Pelle watching Hammers history repeat itself

Manuel Pellegrini appears to be heading into the same problems as many Hammers bosses before him – lack of player resources as injuries hit the squad.
West Ham - 2019-11-17 16:50:35

Select your starting West Ham XI against Spurs

It’s that time again when we put you in the manager’s position to select your preferred starting XI against Spurs at the London Stadium.
West Ham - 2019-11-17 12:51:07

Wilshere reported to have an American dream

Jack Wilshere is being reported as having an American dream,
West Ham - 2019-11-16 12:50:10

Arsenal winger on trial with Hammers

Highly-rated Arsenal Academy starlet Malcolm Ebiowei is on trial at West Ham with a view to sign a permanent contract.
West Ham - 2019-11-16 16:50:23

Irons can hammer final nails in coffin

Saturday November 23, 2019 could become the date of Tottenham death for Maurocio Pochettino with final nails being hammered into his coffin.
West Ham - 2019-11-16 12:50:10

Defender fine as comeback programme continues

Winston Reid is set for his next run out for the Development team against Aston Villa next Friday.
West Ham - 2019-11-16 08:51:38

London Stadium bomb scare story

A report that a World War Two bomb has been unearthed yards from the London Stadium seems premature
West Ham - 2019-11-16 16:50:23

Let’s hope Pelle has got the Haksabanovic decision right

England v Montenegro was hardly the best game to arrive at a judgement on Sead Haksabanovich’s abilities!
West Ham - 2019-11-16 12:50:10

West Ham could call in Derren Brown to help

A prominent supporter has suggested that West Ham players could benefit from a hypnotherapist working on them.
West Ham - 2019-11-16 16:50:23

New West Ham film launched on Amazon

Professional animator Canning Town Len has spent over 1,100 hours creating his latest masterpiece which has now been released on the Amazon Video streaming platform to purchase.
West Ham - 2019-11-16 12:50:10

Pellegrini sees no Irons future for midfielder

West Ham boss Manuel Pellegrini has decided that on loan attacking midfielder Sead Haksabanovic  will not be part of the club’s future.
West Ham - 2019-11-16 12:50:10

Pellegrini’s signings rated

The manager has now been in charge of squad reinforcement since arriving with his chosen director of football Mario Husillos.
West Ham - 2019-11-16 12:50:10

Hammer was never going to make the grade

The news that Sead Haksabanovic has no future at West Ham under Manuel Pellegrini will not come as a surprise to many in the football industry. The 20-year-old was part of a deal with an agent that smoothed the way to land Marko Arnautovic as a...
West Ham - 2019-11-16 16:50:23

Haksabanovic catches eye …Reid back for Kiwis

On loan Hammer Sead Haksabanovich – despite being part of the Montenegro team which took a right hammering against England last night – certainly caught the eye at times during the Wembley clash.
West Ham - 2019-11-15 08:52:55

Lunchtime round-up of best on CandH

Thus far today ClaretandHugh – in the middle of the international break – has published EIGHT  stories unseen anywhere else until various sites choose to pick them up and repeat them!
West Ham - 2019-11-15 16:51:27
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