Welcome to Moore Than Just A Club — a website dedicated to bringing you news, views, opinions, podcasts and way, way more of the club that helped England win the World Cup in ’66.
The mere mention of West Ham United FC almost anywhere in the world can spark debate, conversation, images, memories and stories as people recall the famous names that pulled on the shirt, the legendary managers that built the club and fanatical, world famous support during the various and many successful periods of the club’s history.
Misty-eyed memories evoke such recollections of Upton Park greats like Bobby Moore, Geoff Hurst, Martin Peters and Trevor Brooking, the brilliance of Jimmy Greaves, Phil Parkes, Tony Cottee and Frank McAvennie; Alvin Martin, Tony Gale, Billy Bonds, Harry Redknapp — the illustrious list is never ending. And let’s not forget revolutionary managers such as John Lyall.
And then there are today’s heroes such as Andy Carroll, Mark Noble and Winston Reid and, of course, the manager Slaven Bilic; the man who has led the club into the new stadium,
We have a writing team of over 120 people from all across the world keeping you up-to-date on the latest news, opinions and everything else happening around the club.
They are managed by our Editor-in-Chief, Chris Darwen and his team of six sub-editors.
We cannot welcome you to the London Stadium in the flesh, but we can do the next best thing here at MTJAC.