West Ham

  • Teddy Sheringham joins West Ham as attacking coach 30-05-2014 03:19 PM

    West Ham manager Sam Allardyce has responded to demands to make his team more entertaining by hiring former England forward Teddy Sheringham as the club's new attacking coach. Sheringham, who played for West Ham for three years toward the end of his long career, will join the London team on...
  • Allardyce wants to deny City title for Gerrard's sake 09-05-2014 06:47 PM

    London: Strapping Sam Allardyce doesn't look the sentimental type, but the West Ham boss says he'd like his team to deny Manchester City the Premier League title in the final match of the season on Sunday because Liverpool's Steven Gerrard deserves to win it. City, who have already beaten West...
  • EPL: Sergio Aguero fit after injury for Manchester City's title decider 09-05-2014 05:58 PM

    Argentina striker Sergio Aguero is available for Manchester City's title-deciding match against West Ham in the English Premier League on Sunday after recovering from a groin injury. City manager Manuel Pellegrini says his "whole squad is fit" for the game, which the team needs to win or draw to guarantee...
  • Manchester City need only a draw against West Ham to clinch EPL title 09-05-2014 04:29 PM

    England: The climax to this season has taught us there's no such thing as a foregone conclusion in the English Premier League. Manchester City avoiding defeat at home to West Ham, however, is as close it gets. And that's all City need to achieve on Sunday to clinch a second...
  • West Ham staying up with 2-0 win over 10-man Spurs 03-05-2014 07:24 PM

    London: West Ham guaranteed their Premier League survival with a 2-0 win over 10-man Tottenham on Saturday in a London derby that took the pressure off Hammers manager Sam Allardyce. Younes Kaboul was dismissed in the 25th minute with a straight red card. Spurs goalkeeper Hugo Lloris, who prevented a...
  • Podolski double against West Ham gets Arsenal back into top four 16-04-2014 08:31 AM

    London: Arsenal striker Lukas Podolski struck twice in a laboured 3-1 win over West Ham United on Tuesday as the FA Cup finalists maintained their push for a Champions League place by moving back into the top four. Germany international Podolski equalised before the break and capped a fine display...
  • Victory sets up Liverpool for hugely emotional week ahead 07-04-2014 09:29 AM

    Liverpool prepared themselves in the best way possible for a hugely significant week when they beat West Ham United 2-1 on Sunday and returned to the top of the Premier League table. An incident-packed match at Upton Park finished with Liverpool taking all three points thanks to Steven Gerrard's two...
  • Gerrard strikes twice as Liverpool return to top of Premier League 06-04-2014 10:58 PM

    Steven Gerrard scored two penalties as Liverpool went back to the top of the Premier League with a 2-1 win at West Ham United to complete a Merseyside win-double over London clubs on Sunday. Earlier Everton crushed a woeful Arsenal side 3-0 at Goodison Park to boost their chances of...
  • Wayne Rooney double gives Manchester United 2-0 win at West Ham 23-03-2014 01:27 AM

    London: With David Beckham watching in the stands at West Ham, Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney replicated one of the retired star's most memorable goals on Saturday. Setting United on their way to a 2-0 victory, Rooney sent the ball high from inside the halfway line over goalkeeper Adrian after...
  • West Ham won't repeat Olympiakos mistakes, says Sam Allardyce 20-03-2014 08:58 PM

    Olympiakos Piraeus were too open in the Champions League defeat by Manchester United and West Ham United will be more cautious when the teams meet at Upton Park on Saturday, said manager Sam Allardyce. Manchester United beat Olympiakos 3-2 on aggregate to reach the Champions League quarter-finals, overturning a 2-0...
  • Nicolas Anelka handed five-match ban for 'quenelle' salute: FA 27-02-2014 11:39 PM

    West Bromwich Albion forward Nicolas Anelka has been banned for five matches and fined 80,000 pounds for making an alleged anti-Semitic gesture in a match in December, the Football Association said on Thursday. The Frenchman, who made a "quenelle" salute after scoring in a 3-3 draw against West Ham United...
  • West Ham's Andy Carroll ready to fight for place after ban 25-02-2014 11:41 PM

    Andy Carroll is ready to fight for his place in West Ham United's starting team following a three-match suspension and the striker still has ambitions of being part of England's World Cup squad. The 25-year-old, who has made six appearances this season after being plagued with a foot injury, was...
  • West Ham's Andy Carroll loses appeal over three-game ban 05-02-2014 08:57 AM

    London: West Ham striker Andy Carroll has lost his appeal against a three-match ban for violent conduct following his red card against Swansea. The Football Association says that an independent panel rejected Carroll's claim of wrongful dismissal, and the ban will take immediate effect. Carroll was shown a straight red...
  • West Ham hope Carroll avoids ban to lift survival hopes 03-02-2014 04:31 PM

    West Ham United are hoping Andy Carroll's productive double-act with Kevin Nolan will not be derailed by a three-match ban as the Premier League strugglers look to ease their way out of relegation trouble. Carroll, who has barely featured for the club due to injury since making a permanent move...
  • Chelsea held to 0-0 draw by West Ham 30-01-2014 08:31 AM

    London: A resilient West Ham side held Chelsea to a 0-0 draw at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday as Jose Mourinho's team lost ground to new leader Manchester City in the Premier League title race. Under a pouring rain, West Ham defended for most of the second-half and managed to contain...
  • AC Milan loan out Antonio Nocerino to West Ham 25-01-2014 11:10 PM

    London: Italian midfielder Antonio Nocerino has left AC Milan to join Premier League struggler West Ham on loan as he looks to revive his chances of playing in the World Cup this summer. The 28-year-old Nocerino will be at Upton Park until the rest of the season after losing his...
  • FA charges Nicolas Anelka for anti-Semitic gesture 22-01-2014 07:20 AM

    London: West Bromwich Albion forward Nicolas Anelka was charged by the English Football Association on Tuesday for performing a gesture considered to be anti-Semitic while he was celebrating a goal. The former French national team play has until Thursday to respond to the charge and is facing a minimum five-game...
  • Man City reach Wembley with 9-0 aggregate rout of West Ham in League Cup 22-01-2014 06:47 AM

    London: Manchester City completed a resounding demolition of West Ham United by winning the second leg of their League Cup semi-final 3-0 on Tuesday to book their place in the final at Wembley 9-0 on aggregate. With the tie effectively over after West Ham's leaky defence shipped six goals in...
  • West Ham defender Demel out of hospital after concussion 12-01-2014 11:38 PM

    London: West Ham United's Ivory Coast international Guy Demel was released from hospital on Sunday after suffering a head injury during his side's 2-0 Premier League win at Cardiff City, the club said on Twitter. The 32-year-old defender was carried away on a stretcher after receiving oxygen on the pitch,...
  • Manchester City crush woeful West Ham in League Cup semi-final 09-01-2014 08:21 AM

    Manchester: Alvaro Negredo grabbed a hat-trick as Manchester City crushed West Ham United 6-0 in their League Cup semi-final first leg on Wednesday in another body blow for the beleaguered London club. City effectively sealed their place in the final at Wembley with another one-sided demonstration of their attacking potency,...
  • West Ham owners back manager Sam Allardyce 06-01-2014 07:21 PM

    London: West Ham's co-chairmen have given their backing to manager Sam Allardyce, a day after the relegation-threatened club slumped to an embarrassing 5-0 loss to second-tier opposition in the FA Cup. Of the current bottom five teams in the Premier League, only next-to-last West Ham haven't changed managers by the...
  • FA Cup flops United and West Ham target quick recovery 06-01-2014 05:18 PM

    London: Manchester United midfielder Darren Fletcher says the team owe their supporters a huge response following their FA Cup defeat to Swansea City on Sunday and have the perfect opportunity to make amends against Sunderland in the Capital One Cup. West Ham United, who themselves crashed out of the tournament...
  • Manchester United, West Ham knocked out of FA Cup 06-01-2014 12:07 AM

    Manchester: Manchester United suffered a stinging 2-1 home defeat by Swansea City in the FA Cup third round on Sunday as their former fortress of Old Trafford was ransacked for the fifth time this season. Reduced to 10 men for the closing stages after Fabio was sent off, Swansea's battering...
  • FA Cup: West Ham humiliated by Forest; Chelsea and Liverpool win 05-01-2014 11:06 PM

    London: West Ham United's woes intensified as the Premier League club were thrashed 5-0 in the FA Cup third round by second tier Nottingham Forest on Sunday, increasing the heat on manager Sam Allardyce. Forest's Jamie Paterson netted a hat-trick in the humiliating rout, but the spotlight was on Allardyce...
  • Arsenal beat Cardiff 2-0; Everton grab late draw at Stoke 01-01-2014 10:45 PM

    London: Arsenal scored two late goals to finally break down Cardiff's resistance and stay top of the Premier League with a 2-0 victory on Wednesday. The Gunners dominated the entire game but wasted the few clear-cut chances they created until substitute Nicklas Bendtner thumped home a rebound in the 88th...
  • FA to probe alleged Anelka anti-Semitic gesture 29-12-2013 09:46 AM

    London: The FA is to investigate an alleged anti-Semitic gesture made by West Bromwich Albion striker Nicolas Anelka during Saturday's 3-3 Premier League draw at West Ham United. An FA spokesman said his organisation would be launching a probe after Anelka's actions provoked widespread criticism. The former France striker celebrated...
  • Theo Walcott's double gives Arsenal 3-1 win at West Ham 26-12-2013 10:30 PM

    London: Theo Walcott scored twice as Arsenal fought back to win 3-1 at West Ham and halt a three-game winless run in the Premier League. Arsenal fell behind when goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny spilled Kevin Nolan's shot and Carlton Cole pounced to score a minute into the second-half. West Ham goalkeeper...
  • Man United win 4th straight game, beat West Ham 3-1 21-12-2013 10:58 PM

    Manchester: Manchester United continued their resurgence by recording a fourth straight win, comfortably seeing off a disappointing West Ham 3-1 in the Premier League. Danny Welbeck's first goal at Old Trafford since October 2012 was followed by a superb effort from Adnan Januzaj as United took command before the break...
  • Wayne Rooney faces late fitness test for West Ham game 20-12-2013 11:37 PM

    London: Wayne Rooney faces a late fitness test but could be available for Manchester United's home match against West Ham United on Saturday as David Moyes seeks more goals from more of his players. The England striker missed United's midweek League Cup quarter-final win at Stoke City due to a...
  • Manchester United, West Ham enter semis of League Cup 19-12-2013 08:21 AM

    Manchester: West Ham United piled more misery on managerless Tottenham Hotspur by coming from behind to book their place in the League Cup semi-finals with a 2-1 win at White Hart Lane and Manchester United also reached the last four on Wednesday. Tottenham, who sacked boss Andre Villas-Boas on Monday...