Vital Football

Latest West Ham United News

Not Offside but Happy!

Not Offside but Happy!

Saturday, against Manchester City, could have turned out so different.

If the officials hadn`t of got it wrong when the flag was raised after Kevin Nolan netted after beating the offside trap, we`d have taken the lead and City would have had to chase the game big-time.

After the game, Big Sam mused over events and had the following to say,

"It should`ve have been a goal. You want it to stand when it`s a perfectly good goal - and we feel it was."

"At such an early stage it would have given us the momentum to carry on."

"You want the officials to get it right - and it wasn`t a correct decision."

"Had City won it would`ve been a bitter blow because any team that goes behind away from home finds it difficult to win, even Manchester City, United or Arsenal."

But we have to be satisfied we`ve taken a point off the champions."


Indeed we do, as I said in my pre-match preview I`d be perfectly happy with a draw and that`s what we got!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Rossy
Date:Monday November 5 2012
Time: 4:47PM

Login to post a comment

Recent West Ham United Articles

Arsenal Want Oxford!

At seventeen years of age West Ham United are trying to keep Reece Oxford under wraps.

Norwich v West Ham - Facts and Figures

As West Ham prepare to make the trip from East London to Norfolk, to take on Norwich City, what do the form and record books show us?

Payet Signs New Hammers Deal

So that should be that!

Bilic's Press Conference - Norwich (a)

This Saturday, West Ham United take on Norwich City, at Carrow Road, in a Premier League fixture.

Archived Vital West Ham Articles

Vital West Ham articles from

Site Journalists

Rossy
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Norwich v West Ham?
Suggested By: rossy
Canaries to Win!18%
Hammers to Win!66%
Draw16%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Leicester City 25 15 8 2 53 20
2 Spurs 25 13 9 3 48 26
3 Arsenal 25 14 6 5 48 17
4 Man City 25 14 5 6 47 21
5 Man Utd 25 11 8 6 41 10
6 West Ham 25 10 9 6 39 9
7 Southampton 25 10 7 8 37 9
8 Everton 25 8 11 6 35 12
9 Liverpool 25 9 8 8 35 -4
10 Watford 25 9 6 10 33 0
11 Stoke 25 9 6 10 33 -7
12 Crystal Palace 25 9 5 11 32 -4
13 Chelsea 25 7 9 9 30 -2
14 WBA 25 7 8 10 29 -9
15 AFC Bournemouth 25 7 7 11 28 -12
16 Swansea 25 6 9 10 27 -9
17 Newcastle 25 6 6 13 24 -18
18 Norwich 25 6 5 14 23 -20
19 Sunderland 25 5 5 15 20 -19
20 Aston Villa 25 3 7 15 16 -20
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

West Ham United Fixtures (view all)

Feb 13 2016 3:00PM : Norwich City (a)
Barclays Premier League
Feb 21 2016 2:00PM : Blackburn Rovers (a)
FA Cup
Feb 27 2016 12:45PM : Sunderland (H)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 2 2016 7:45PM : Tottenham Hotspur (H)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 5 2016 3:00PM : Everton (a)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 12 2016 3:00PM : Watford (H)
Barclays Premier League

Recent West Ham United Results (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.EddyT1
2.Philtheiron1