Tagged: west ham

A New Beginning

After being at the Boleyn ground for West Ham’s final match there, last night was the first game to be played at their new ground and I was there. It was a UEFA Europa League Qualifying match against the European...

Farewell Boleyn

10th November 1984. My 10th birthday. The first time I went to Upton Park. My dad took me to the game as my main birthday present that year and we drove up to East London from Kent, parked the car...

Oh Such A Perfect Day

I’ve finally fulfilled an ambition and have seen West Ham play at Wembley. It’s been 31 years since we played there, I’m just hoping it’s not another 31 years until the next time! The day started with the journey into...

Off To Wemberly

Having been to Wembley quite a few times over the years to see England games and a couple of play off final games involving Yeovil and then Gillingham tomorrow I will finally get to see my club play there as...

A Free Day Out

After winning the competition last year it was finally time to go and watch West Ham for free, courtesy of Coca Cola (other fizzy, teeth-rotting beverages are available), as the tickets arrived last week for the game against Tottingham Hotspur....

Celebration Time

I never win anything. OK, that’s not entirely true, but I rarely win anything worthwhile. A tenner on the lottery every 6 months or so. And it’s not for lack of trying. But today I found out that I’ve won...

The Best. Night. Ever

The Best. Night. Ever

14th May 2006 – 16:00 What an emotional evening last night turned out to be. To have victory snatched away from us at the last minute is so gutting. But I won’t go on about the game too much because...

Bugger

Bugger

14th May 2006 – 04:00 Bugger! (for those of you reading this at a later date, the 13th May was FA Cup final day in the UK and on this particular day it saw West Ham play Liverpool…)