The Football Association Challenge Cup (FA Cup) is the oldest and most celebrated football competition in the world. The FA Cup started in the year 1871–1872 and since then, it is has become an annual affair. The FA Cup also took place during the World War. Since 1923, FA Cup finals have taken place at 

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Manchester United have now gone up a gear, They sold Wayne Rooney – who silently shed a tear. But Man U are now playing well – and winning more games, Now Rooney plays for his beloved home team, Everton; ‘and he’s scoring goals in his dreams.’   Now let’s hear it for the Kop, and 

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Slaven Bilic secured West Ham’s first points of the season this week with a 2-0 victory against newly promoted Huddersfield, leaving Eddie Howe as the only Premier League manager still up the creek without a point. But Bilic won’t be counting his chickens just yet. After an underwhelming season last year and an equally lacklustre 

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Monday evening’s 2-0 victory over Huddersfield Town was far from vintage West Ham, or vintage anybody for that matter, but it was a vital three points for the Hammers that puts an end to their run of three successive league defeats. The victory was characterised by the performance of one Andy Carroll, with the returning 

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Earlier this summer Mexican striker Javier Hernández, commonly known as Chicharito, made his return to the Premier League after being signed by West Ham United in a £16m deal from Bundesliga giants Bayer Leverkusen.  The forward is familiar with the Premier League after spending five years with Manchester United. He was signed from Mexican club 

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Manchester United supporters leaving Old Trafford on Sunday will have been pleasantly surprised by the near perfect performance turned in by debutant Nemanja Matic with the Serbian showing a uniquely technical side of his game in the 4-0 victory over West Ham. It wouldn’t be fair on the hosts to suggest he alone was the 

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The football season is now warming up and the players are playing warm-up games, New players are on display but I don’t know their names! Pre-season it is called and it starts very soon, New talent on show which should make us swoon.   From the lower league teams to the big names we see, 

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In 2009, Manchester United caught wind of a young Mexican striker called Javier ‘Chicharito’ (meaning little pea) Hernandez. They did their due diligence and decided to sign the striker. Initially though, United were reluctant to bring the 21 year old over to England having struggled to integrate other South Americans like Diego Forlan, Kleberson and 

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Manchester City’s recent capture of Tottenham defender, Kyle Walker, for a reported fee of £54 million, has made the English right-back the most expensive defender and Englishman in history. Walker is a fine player and offers something completely different to the players that City have had in his position in recent seasons. But the extortionate price 

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On Monday 26th of June 2017, Frank De Boer was named the new Crystal Palace manager, replacing ex England manager Sam Allardyce after he stepped down at the end of last season. De Boer’s appointment means the starting line-up of Premier League managers for the 2017/18 season is complete, but who will be the first 

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West Ham United are set to offer Manchester City outcast Joe Hart a Premier League life-line. The Sun are reporting that the Hammers are interested in signing Hart, despite his shaky form: he was arguably at fault for both free-kicks as England drew to Scotland, and has made a string of errors whilst on loan 

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According to the Daily Star, West Ham United are intent on signing Sunderland’s young goalkeeper Jordan Pickford. So intent, it seems, that they are willing to offer cash and Adrian to tempt the Black Cats into selling their prized asset. Whilst the fee has not been mentioned, it is estimated that the overall value of 

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With the 2016/17 season coming to an end, it’s only natural to start thinking of the upcoming season. Many teams have already announced their first summer signings, and the tabloids have started their transfer sagas as per usual. Just like some players won’t be at their current teams come August, some teams won’t be in 

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West Ham memorably upset Spurs at the London Stadium last weekend with a narrow 1-0 victory. Slaven Bilic’s side have been defensively disciplined in recent weeks and finding a way past them looks far from a straightforward task for Jurgen Klopp’s men on Sunday. The Hammers held firm in East London, effectively ending Mauricio Pochettino’s 

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Friday night’s Premier League offering is a London derby that could have huge ramifications for the title race with Tottenham Hotspur making their first trip to West Ham’s London Stadium. The Hammers are all but safe now and have little to play for in their remaining games, whilst Pochettino’s Spurs are looking to build on 

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While the battle for the Premier League title looks like it will be won by Chelsea, there is still much to play for at both ends of the table. Top-four spots are up for grabs and, following their loss to the Blues, Manchester City will look to bounce back against Hull City at the Etihad. 

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Goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois – Yes, a keeper on the losing side. But think about it. The lad has had nothing to do since White Hart Lane, but he still did well to keep the score down to two when Palace came along with their good performance. His name may be hard to spell (I wonder if 

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