Month: February 2016

Weekend football grades

Did your Premier League team live up to expectations at the weekend?

Greaves ‘will never walk again’

Jimmy Greaves has been told by doctors he will not walk again after suffering a stroke last May.

WATCH: Bilic’s birthday surprise

Slaven Bilic gave 18-year-old West Ham fan Matthew a birthday surprise by inviting him to the post-match press conference at Upton Park.

Bilic: We tried to be too cute

Slaven Bilic felt West Ham deserved to beat Sunderland 1-0 on Saturday despite squandering several opportunities to make the game safe.

Antonio strike beats Sunderland

West Ham United continued their Champions League charge with a 1-0 home win over struggling Sunderland on Saturday.

Allardyce: Payet the difference

Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce has singled out West Ham playmaker Dimitri Payet as the man to watch when his side visit Upton Park on Saturday.

Title rivals live on Sky Sports

Sky Sports will show title-chasers Leicester City and Tottenham Hotspur five times and Manchester City four times each in April and early May, as the race to win the Barclays Premier League enters the vital final stages.

West Ham 1-0 Sunderland recap

Excerpt from: West Ham 1-0 Sunderland recap

Allardyce: We need five wins

Sam Allardyce says Sunderland must win at least five games between now and the end of the season if they are to avoid relegation.

Bilic: Allardyce did a great job

West Ham manager Slaven Bilic has heaped praise on Sam Allardyce insisting his predecessor ‘did a great job’ during his time at the club.

TFFC: Win Houghton’s team sheet

Ray Houghton will be picking his #One2Eleven on The Fantasy Football Club on Friday afternoon.

Antonio: Payet a dream

West Ham winger Michail Antonio says it is a dream to play in the same team as Dimitri Payet.