West Ham United manager Sam Allardyce was elated with the quality of his side’s performance as they won 3-1 at Crystal Palace to register their first points of the season, Sky Sports has reported.
The Irons were in control of the game throughout the opening half, and made the breakthrough after 34 minutes when summer signing Mauro Zarate volleyed expertly into the net from just outside the penalty area. His first-time shot came after...More
After they both lost London derbies on opening day, Crystal Palace and West Ham contest another as they meet at Selhurst Park on Saturday.
Under the stewardship of caretaker-boss Keith Millen, Palace came within minutes of ending a turbulent week by securing a magnificent draw at Arsenal. However, they defended uncharacteristically poorly from a late set-piece to hand the hosts the point, but it has delivered some optimism ahead of t...More
West Ham United manager Sam Allardyce has said that he does not expect to be under pressure of being sacked despite an opening day defeat to rivals Tottenham, Sky Sports has reported.
Having come under pressure towards the end of last season and over the summer, Allardyce was asked to implement a more attacking style to West Ham, and has gone on to sign several players during the transfer window.
The Hammers dominated much of the fi...More
West Ham United and Tottenham meet in a London derby on the opening day of the new Premier League season, and it is a fixture that has produced some incredible highlights in years gone by.
The two sides last met at Upton Park as recently as May, when West Ham took the spoils in a very comfortable 2-0 win. The visitors played much of the match with 10 men, due to the sending off of Younes Kaboul for a professional foul....More
Mauricio Pochettino begins his Tottenham tenure with a London derby, as his side make the short journey to Upton Park to face West Ham United.
The hosts have been busy in the transfer market as they attempt to improve from last season’s final placing of 13th, but are now scrambling to try and secure a striker after Andy Carroll picked up yet another long-term injury. Manager Sam Allardyce has been instructed to implement a more atta...More
West Ham United have completed the transfer of striker Diafra Sakho from newly promoted Ligue 1 outfit FC Metz, confirms talkSPORT.
It has been no secret that the Hammers have been in the market for a striker with Andy Carroll out of action with an ankle injury until at least December, and it seems that Sam Allardyce has finally found his man with the capture of Senegal international Sakho.
Sakho, who arrived for an undisclosed fee...More
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