Vital Football

Latest West Ham United News

It`s Got to be Three Points!

It`s Got to be Three Points!

The victory against Fulham was most welcome, although it must be said that watching how poor Fulham were it`s not surprising we managed to win and that Martin Jol was subsequently sacked.

The win gave us a bit of breathing space as far as being associated with the relegation pack goes, but the fixtures are coming along thick and fast at this time of year and, in my opinion, it would be a complete travesty if we were to beat Fulham and then not get a result against Crystal Palace on Tuesday evening.

The aim before the Fulham games was to get six points and that must still be the objective, despite Palace being boosted by the presence of a new manager in the shape of Tony Pulis.

I`m not even sure that a draw would be deemed a decent result, it really is a case of three points being a must.

Speaking ahead of the game, Sam Allardyce has re-iterated the points I`ve made, remarking to the media,

'There is still pressure on me because I put pressure on myself,'

"It is just a small contribution to help the situation we're in at the moment. We've got to progress now. We can't sit back and not try to win at Crystal Palace. If we can't win, we've certainly got to get a result."

'They are below us at this moment in time and Saturday will have been a waste if we lose to Crystal Palace, because they'll gain three points on us.'


Exactly, a draw might be considered, by Sam, to be a result but to me it is not, it`s got to be a win we`re going for!



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

Writer:Rossy
Date:Monday December 2 2013
Time: 5:38PM

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Joshua v Klitschko?

Login to post a comment

Recent West Ham United Articles

The Last Word on the Southampton Defeat

I promise!

Allardyce Facing the Axe from England Job?

The managerial merry-go-round looks set to gather pace.

Yet More Oxford Speculation!

Life can be like a carousel!

Three Games to Turn Things around Claim?

Don`t you just love the tabloid press!

Archived Vital West Ham Articles

Vital West Ham articles from

Site Journalists

Rossy
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

After Our Poor Start to the Season, is Bilic's Job at Risk?
Suggested By: rossy
Probably!58%
Possibly!0%
Never!42%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Man City 6 6 0 0 18 13
2 Spurs 6 4 2 0 14 7
3 Arsenal 6 4 1 1 13 8
4 Liverpool 6 4 1 1 13 7
5 Everton 6 4 1 1 13 6
6 Man Utd 6 4 0 2 12 5
7 Crystal Palace 6 3 1 2 10 3
8 Chelsea 6 3 1 2 10 1
9 Southampton 6 2 2 2 8 1
10 WBA 6 2 2 2 8 1
11 Watford 6 2 1 3 7 -1
12 Leicester City 6 2 1 3 7 -3
13 Burnley 6 2 1 3 7 -3
14 Hull City 6 2 1 3 7 -5
15 AFC Bournemouth 6 2 1 3 7 -5
16 Middlesbrough 6 1 2 3 5 -3
17 Swansea 6 1 1 4 4 -5
18 West Ham 6 1 0 5 3 -9
19 Stoke 6 0 2 4 2 -11
20 Sunderland 6 0 1 5 1 -7
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent West Ham United Results (view all)

West Ham United Fixtures (view all)

Oct 1 2016 3:00PM : Middlesbrough (H)
Barclays Premier League
Oct 15 2016 5:30PM : Crystal Palace (a)
Barclays Premier League
Oct 22 2016 3:00PM : Sunderland (H)
Barclays Premier League
Oct 26 2016 7:45PM : Chelsea (H)
Capital One Cup
Oct 30 2016 1:30PM : Everton (a)
Barclays Premier League
Nov 5 2016 3:00PM : Stoke City (H)
Barclays Premier League