Vice-chairman speaks out on why it went wrong for Bilic at West Ham

West Ham United vice-chairman Karren Brady

Karren Brady believes that the departure of the talismanic Dimitri Payet in January was the catalyst for a decline in fortunes for manager Slaven Bilic at West Ham United. The Croatian was sacked earlier this week after a poor start to the new campaign and replaced by former Sunderland boss David Moyes. In a column … Read more

West Ham chief makes surprise admission over Moyes appointment

West Ham United co-owner David Sullivan

West Ham United co-owner David Sullivan has confessed that the club’s appointment of David Moyes as their new manager is ‘a gamble’. The 54-year-old took the hot seat on Tuesday, just a day after it was announced that Slaven Bilic’s time in East London had come to and end. Moyes’ reputation has taken a battering … Read more

Slaven Bilic made this strange move after being sacked as West Ham manager

West Ham United manager Slaven Bilic

Former West Ham United boss Slaven Bilic rang the players for feedback on where it went wrong for him at the London Stadium, The Mirror has revealed. In a surprising move, the Croatian personally telephoned a number of Hammers stars to get their views on the final few months of his tenure. According to the … Read more

Is Moyes the right man to take West Ham forward?

West Ham United manager David Moyes

The sacking of Slaven Bilic as West Ham United manager had an inevitable feel to it after last Saturday’s capitulation against Liverpool. It was a defeat born of the naivety that saw two points squandered against Crystal Palace the previous weekend, with the game evenly poised until the Reds were criminally allowed to break out … Read more

Predicted line-up: Changes necessary for Bilic as West Ham take on Liverpool

West Ham defender Winston Reid

Slaven Bilic will be forced into changes when his West Ham United side host Liverpool in Saturday’s late Premier League kick off. Michail Antonio and Sam Byram have both suffered injuries in training this week and will not be available for selection, the Croatian boss told his pre-match press conference, as reported by the club’s … Read more

Why Javier Hernandez can be West Ham’s best signing for a decade

West Ham United striker Javier Hernandez

West Ham United made some bold moves in the transfer market this summer, bringing in a wealth of Premier League experience as well as some additional attacking flair. The likes of Joe Hart, Pablo Zabaleta and Marko Arnautovic have all joined the Hammers over the past few months, but one signing in particular stood out … Read more

West Ham have proven they can play to two game plans – now they must work on perfecting one

West Ham United striker Andy Carroll

When West Ham United succumbed to a 2-0 defeat to recently promoted Newcastle United at the end of August, fans could have been forgiven for assuming they were in for another long battle to stay in the Premier League. That loss represented their third in the opening three matches of the new top-flight campaign and … Read more

West Ham fans call for Bilic to go after Brighton embarrassment

West Ham United manager Slaven Bilic

After a relatively positive ten-man showing against Burnley last weekend, West Ham United fans were hopeful that victory over newly promoted Brighton and Hove Albion on Friday night could be the catalyst to kickstart the club’s season. However, to say things did not go to plan is an understatement. A 3-0 West Ham defeat to … Read more