UK time is: 14:50:26
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Has Sam Allardyce won over the Hammers faithful?

I believe so.

If you take a look at the Championship, you`ll see that the three teams relegated from the Premier League last season (Wolves, Blackburn and Bolton) are all struggling, that could so easily have been us if we didn`t turn to a manager who knew what it took to get us back in the Premier League and not languish in the Championship for longer than the one season.

Now we`ve consolidated in the Premier League and looking to move on. Speaking on BBC`s Football Focus, David Gold had this to say about the gaffer,

'We're very lucky to have him. Their loss (Blackburn) is our gain and we're pleased with Sam. There was a concern with some West Ham fans at first who thought he was a long ball man. But he has proved them all wrong. If you had asked me at the start of season I'd have taken where we are in the table. Sam would like to bring in another 20 players. We've had injuries but we are beginning to see a number of players return. I'm sure we'll be bringing in some additions (in January).

It just remains to see who!




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



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

The Journalist

Writer: Rossy Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday December 29 2012

Time: 12:41PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent West Ham United Articles

Sakho Touch And Go For Stoke (Thursday October 30 2014)

Amalfitano Wants Longer Deal (Wednesday October 29 2014)

Going For A Song (Wednesday October 29 2014)

Push For Europe (Wednesday October 29 2014)

Sakho Wait Goes On (Tuesday October 28 2014)

Team Spirit (Monday October 27 2014)

Mixed Sakho News (Sunday October 26 2014)

Pick Of The Bunch! (Saturday October 25 2014)

Stats: West Ham v Man City (Saturday October 25 2014)

A West Ham Transfer Target? (Friday October 24 2014)

Archived West Ham United Articles

List All Vital West Ham Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
West Ham 2 - 1 Man City
Burnley 1 - 3 West Ham
West Ham 2 - 0 Q.P.R.
Man Utd 2 - 1 West Ham
West Ham 3 - 1 Liverpool
Hull City 2 - 2 West Ham

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Chelsea 9 7 2 0 15 23
2. Southampton 9 6 1 2 15 19
3. Man City 9 5 2 2 9 17
4. West Ham 9 5 1 3 5 16
5. Arsenal 9 3 5 1 4 14
6. Swansea 9 4 2 3 3 14
7. Liverpool 9 4 2 3 1 14

Breaking League News

The Villa Times - 31/10/2014
Aston Villa : 31/10/2014 13:00:00
Arsenal v Burnley Match Preview
Arsenal : 31/10/2014 12:29:00
Eto`o set to trigger new deal
Everton : 31/10/2014 12:00:00
AVFC - This Season v Last Season (9 Games)
Aston Villa : 31/10/2014 11:38:00
Villa Injury Update Ahead Of Spurs Clash
Aston Villa : 31/10/2014 11:10:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Man City MotM
Suggested By:  WHU Admin
Adrian 18%
Jenkinson 3%
Collins 16%
Reid 3%
Cresswell 3%
Song 36%
Noble 3%
Amalfitano 6%
Downing 3%
E Valencia 3%
Sakho 3%
Sub - Kouyate 0%
Sub - Cole 0%
Sub - Nolan 3%