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West Ham United Football Club commonly referred to as The Irons or simply West Ham is a English football club.

Founded in 1895 and competing in the Premier League, the top tier of English football, the team plays its home matches at the London Stadium.

The club was founded in 1895 as Thames Ironwork and reformed in 1900 as West Ham United.

They moved to the Boleyn Ground in 1904, which remained their home ground for more than a century.

West Ham United titles

At first Thames Ironworks used a variety of kits including the claret and sky blue colours.

Later West Ham United emerged with the claret yoke/blue sleeves design, but also continued to use their previously favoured colours for their away kits.

West Ham’s shirts are currently being sponsored by Betway. Their kit manufacturers are Umbro.

They are one of eight clubs never to have fallen below the second tier of English football.

They have spent 59 of 91 league seasons in the top flight, up to and including the 2016-17 season.

Third place finish in 1985-86 being their highest league position.

Domestically, West Ham United has won:

3 FA Cups

1 European Cup Winners’ Cup

1 FA Charity Shield

In international club football, West Ham United was:

Runners-up in the UEFA Cup Winners’ Cup in 1976

Ron Greenwood was appointed as Fenton’s successor in 1961 and soon led the club to two major trophies including the FA Cup in 1964.

The team was led by their youngster Bobby Moore.

As mentioned above the club has won the European Cup Winners’ Cup.

During the 1966 FIFA World Cup, key members of the tournament winners England were West Ham players.

Bobby Moore was the captain, Martin Peters (goalscorer in the final) and Geoff Hurst, who scored the first and only hat-trick in a men’s WC final.

All three players had come through the youth system team at West Ham United.

 West Ham United transfer news

West Ham players transfer news is something that was in the news a lot this season.

The club signed 8 new players in this summer to replace the players they had sold to other clubs.

History suggests, Redknapp’s time at West Ham was notable for the turnover of players during his tenure.

They were playing another level of attractive football and success which had not been seen since the John Lyall days as manager.

Over 134 players passed through the club while he was manager.

The club produced a net transfer fee loss of £16 million, despite the £18 million sale of Rio Ferdinand to Leeds United.

West Ham transfer rumours

There is always some news and rumours when it comes to West Ham.

They have so many talented players in the club that other clubs come calling for them.

There are various English site and newspapers with the West Ham transfer rumours. 

West Ham streaming

West Ham is a team that has decently glorious history and has a lot of passionate fans.

There are many fans who want to sing out their famous “Forever Blowing Bubbling” anthem and see West Ham live stream and follow the club every week. 

West Ham live stream online free is something that interests many. There are many different streaming sites, gaming companies and betting pages with live stream. You can watch all TV broadcasts from the English League and the various domestic cups the club takes part in.

West Ham fixtures

Fixtures West Ham? The Premier League is determined after the end of 38 gameweeks.

This means that the club will be playing 38 matches per season in the league.

Then, they also play in the various domestic cups and in Europe when they qualify.

This makes it more or less 50-60 matches in a season.

That’s why West Ham‘s schedule is generally hectic. It should not come as a surprise that the club plays two matches in a week sometimes.

When it comes to West Ham fixtures and West Ham schedule, it’s possible to see when the team is playing their next match in Premier League’s game schedule.

West Ham match today?

It’s easy to find when West Ham is playing their next match. They often play on Saturdays when it comes to league games and to be absolutely sure we have collected all the matches in one and the same place.

West Ham Champions League 

West Ham is not a team that qualifies for the Champions League. During the 2000’s, The Hammers managed to feature in UEFA Europe League thrice i.e 2006,2015 and 2016. 

West Ham’s next game

When do West Ham play next? There are many who want to see the team play because of various reasons. They are a young team having many talented players. 

West Ham United starting lineup

The manager is David Moyes. Looking at West Ham players and the squad, they have many quality players.

Manuel Lanzini, Marko Arnautovic, Javier Hernandez, Michail Antonio and their club legend Mark Noble to name a few.

It is a young squad that has the potential to survive in the top flight.

West Ham news

Sometimes we notice the news surrounding the English club. They are challenging against some of the biggest clubs in the England.

If we look at West Ham’s payroll, they do not pay some of the highest in Europe. But the bonus allows their star players to earn more.

West Ham United latest news

West Ham news is often about the game but there are other interesting things to look at. Like, West Ham’s tickets, shirts and match kits. There are many who are looking for a logo or wallpaper to have on their mobile or desktop.

Check out the twitter and official website to find out more about the club.

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