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Tevez and Mascherano back at West Ham

By on October 8, 2015 in Gaming, Video
We fired up Football Manager to find out how West Ham would get on if Carlos Tevez and Javier Mascherano returned to the club in the present day. Alan Pardew was also put in charge of the team to complete that controversial trio from 2006/07 season.

Ian Holloway as West Ham manager?

By on September 17, 2015 in Gaming, Video
We fired up an updated version of Football Manager 15 to find out where West Ham would finish under Bilic in his first season in charge. It’s fair to say there were some surprising results…

How to replicate Reece Oxford’s style of play on Football Manager

By on September 9, 2015 in Gaming
Editor’s note: I’m delighted to introduce the first instalment of our weekly gaming piece. Luke James is a Football Manager expert and has his own site at ‘The FM Addicts’. He will be writing on a fornightly basis, and in the week’s inbetween I’ll be recording video game segments to go on the Iron Views...

Does Daniel Levy hate West Ham?

By on February 6, 2015 in Opinion
It was a frustrating Transfer Deadline Day for West Ham. Despite being linked with several players and hours of negotiations, sadly no new faces appeared at Chadwell Heath before the window slammed shut. Emmanuel Adebayor was apparently one of those potential faces and it’s arguably a shame that a deal didn’t get over the line....

West Ham: Now officially a good team

By on January 27, 2015 in Opinion
I watched West Ham’s FA Cup fourth round match with more interest than usual, given that Bristol City have long been my nearest Football League side geographically. And while it was not the most thrilling encounter in West Ham’s history, the win provided us with the perhaps the best opportunity in recent years to bring...

Will the real Andy Carroll please stand up?

By on January 26, 2015 in Opinion
The superlatives know no end when it comes to Andy Carroll. Just take the two quotes below as an example: I.Holloway in 2010 – “He’s the best striker in the Premiership.” J.Hartson this season on Match of the Day – “Swansea simply could not cope with him and it was the sort of display I...

Jonjo Heuerman – a remarkable young man

By on January 19, 2015 in Interviews
Jonjo Heuerman is a remarkable person and has deservedly become a West Ham hero at a young age. His charity events have not only raised a lot of money for his chosen cause, but have also massively raised their profile too. When Jonjo got in touch with me and asked me to run another interview...