Player Profile: Leander Dendoncker

Age: 22Height: 1.89m  Standing at 6 ft 2, RSC Anderlecht player Leander Dendoncker is on West Ham’s watch-list, and is one of Hollseey’s most exciting prospects for the January transfer window. A defensive midfielder who can also play as a centre-back or in central midfield, Dendoncker is versatile. With the ability to play with his…

West Ham v Arsenal

Tonight could turn our season around. I’ve said from the start that mindset and confidence is key in getting results, and tactically we’ve shown massive improvement in recent games. Scoring first against City and Chelsea as well as holding the Blues to a clean sheet, things are certainly looking up and three points against the…

All Eyes On Moyes

Today is the big day. West Ham face Watford away and we need to make a statement and start distancing ourselves from the relegation zone. While in the ideal world you wouldn't hire the guy who came 20th last season to save West Ham from a potential relegation battle, Sunderland are now at the bottom…

Farewell Bilic

I've stayed relatively quiet on the whole Bilic 'in or out' argument, but thought I'd take the opportunity to comment, given today's announcement. I don't think I've wanted anybody to succeed as much as I have with Bilic, but over the last month, I began to realise he had to go if we were going…

RideLondon

First I'd like to say a huge thank you to all who've supported me on my cycles for the British Heart Foundation! So far, we've raised £335 with the London to Brighton and the 50 mile off-roader. However, we've hit a little hurdle and I've had to defer my RideLondon place until next year. Having…

Mexico’s influence on European football

Javier Hernandez, more commonly known as “Chicharito”, secured his status as one of Mexico’s greats having scored against Costa Rica in the World Cup qualifiers on Friday. But while the 28-year-old levelled Jared Borgetti’s record of 46 goals for his country, it was not only fans’ love for Hernandez which shone out, but Mexico’s passion…

Premier League Preview

As the week draws to an end, all eyes are on this weekend’s Premier League fixtures. Amongst the excitement of a Merseyside derby, the stakes are high for managers, teams and players. Both Slaven Bilic and Arsene Wenger look to secure their future at their respective clubs this weekend. With the pair facing criticism, the…

Lincoln City… FA Cup Heroes

9,000 lucky Lincoln City fans will make the 3-hour trip down south to support their club in the first FA Cup Quarter-Final they have reached since the club was founded. Lincoln City are living a fairy-tale after beating the likes of Oldham, Ipswich, Brighton and even Burnley to get where they are. The club have…

Flores speaks Gomes, team selection, West Ham and Wembley

Having climbed to 12th position in the Premier League, reaching 41 points, steering clear of relegation and having the FA Cup semi-finals to look forward to, could the Watford team return to their first-half of the season glory now the pressure is off? The Hornets last game against West Brom saw them go from a…

Watford to Fight Back

Following a 1-1 draw at home against Everton, Watford are still waiting to reach the 40 point mark and need a win more than ever to stay clear of the relegation zone. The Hornets are currently struggling to find their form with 38 points, having collected only two points in the last six matches. Winning…