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West Ham United's George McCartney and Crystal Palace's Tannick Bolaise (right) compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match at Upton Park, London.

West Ham defender wants new contract

Hammers full back George McCartney is keen to impress enough in the final matches of the season to win a new deal at Upton Park

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Dylan Tombides father and brother bring his number 38 shirt to the centre circle

Tearful tributes for West Ham youngster Dylan Tombides

East End pays fitting tribute to young Aussie footballer

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Kwame Boakye West Ham fan

West Ham need a summer clear out - this squad is not good enough

West Ham blogger Kwame Boakye is frustrated by one-dimensional Hammers

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West Ham United's Mark Noble and Crystal Palace's Joe Ledley compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match at Upton Park, London.

West Ham splutter to dismal defeat as Palace march on

The Hammers found Crystal Palace too sharp for them in an impotent display at Upton Park

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Dylan Tombides 1994-2014

West Ham youngster Dylan Tombides passes away aged 20 after battle with cancer

West Ham forward Dylan Tombides has passed away at the age of 20 after his fight with testicular cancer.

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West Ham United's Matthew Jarvis scores his side's first goal of the match

West Ham winger pays the price for being too honest

Hammers’ Matt Jarvis stays on his feet and costs his team a penalty says Sam Allardyce

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Kwame Boakye West Ham fan

It is the same old story for West Ham at Arsenal

West Ham blogger suggests that Ravel Morrison might be the answer in games against the big boys

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Arsenal's Laurent Koscielny (right) and Lukasz Fabianski (left) fail to clear the ball before West Ham United's Matthew Jarvis (not pictured) scores his side's first goal of the match

West Ham surrender lead as Arsenal storm back into the top four

Hammers winger Matt Jarvis heads them in front but they cannot withstand the Arsenal fightback at the Emirates

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Pablo Armero at the West Ham United v Liverpool match.

West Ham loan stars face losing battle to earn permanent deals

It looks like home loans for all but the impressive Pablo Almero among West Ham’s loan signings

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Cottee Column: Hillsborough tributes were emotional

Hillsborough anniversary was emotional for West Ham legend

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West Ham United's Kevin Nolan reacts after scoring his sides third goal during the Barclays Premier League match at Upton Park, London.

West Ham skipper could be out of Arsenal clash

Hammers captain Kevin Nolan is struggling with a hamstring injury before the trip to the Emirates on Tuesday night

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Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers (right), Raheem Sterling (left) and Steven Gerrard celebrate victory after the final whistle

West Ham blog: When did Liverpool’s Steven Gerrard become the Goldilocks of football?

Liverpool skipper uses that same old Sam Allardyce narrative against West Ham.

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Pablo Armero at the West Ham United v Liverpool match.

West Ham’s Armero looks for a permanent deal after impressive first start against Liverpool

The Hammers’ Colombian full back battled with Luis Suarez on Sunday and now is looking for a run of games in the team

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West Ham United goalkeeper Adrian and teammates scream in disbelief at referee Anthony Taylor after he awards a penalty to Liverpool

West Ham made Liverpool look ordinary

West Ham blogger slams ref Anthony Taylor for his attempt to ‘even up’ his mistakes on Sunday

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Guy Demel at the West Ham United v Liverpool match.

West Ham defender: “I didn’t think the ref was going to give my goal”

Hammers full back Guy Demel finally broke his goalscoring duck and insists that Liverpool’s second penalty should not have been given

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Liverpool's Jon Flanagan is fouled by West Ham United goalkeeper Adrian to win his side a penalty

Gutsy West Ham beaten by Gerrard’s penalty double for Liverpool

Title-chasing Liverpool are given a real test by the battling Hammers before coming out on top

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Boos were just frustration of Hammers fans

Hammers legend TC joins the boo-boys debate

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Kevin Nolan. (Photo by Steve Bardens/Getty Images)

West Ham ace reveals most pleasing aspect of Sunderland win

West Ham captain Kevin Nolan was pleased to win at a side who were eyeing up catching West Ham.

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Andy Carroll. (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)

Hammers hero believes West Ham have secured Premier League survival after Sunderland win

Andy Carroll believes West Ham are safe in the Premier League after their 2-1 win at Sunderland on Monday night.

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West Ham United's Andy Carroll celebrates his goal. (AP Photo/Scott Heppell)

West Ham boss hails ‘unique’ Andy Carroll and believes safety is assured

Sam Allardyce has continued his call for Andy Carroll to be named in the England squad after his opener against Sunderland.

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Andy Carroll celebrates his opening goal against Sunderland

Carroll header helps West Ham to vital win at Sunderland

The Hammers took a giant step towards safety as they added to Sunderland’s relegation fears

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West Ham United's Blair Turgott has joined Daggers on loan until the end of the season. Pic: Tony Marshall/EMPICS Sport

West Ham youngster Turgott hopes to fill the void left by Hines at Dagenham & Redbridge

Daggers may have lost Zavon Hines to injury, but new loan signing Blair Turgott hopes he can fill the void left by the former Hammer.

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West Ham's Sam Allardyce reacts during the Barclays Premier League match at Upton Park, London.

West Ham boss can’t believe the boo-boys

Was Hammers manager Sam Allardyce right to cup his hand to his ear in front of the booing West Ham fans?

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West Ham United v Hull

West Ham’s Diame: I was waiting for the ref to blow up for handball!

Hammers midfielder Mo Diame thinks it was a penalty after his clash with Allan McGregor

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West Ham United v Hull

West Ham ‘season ticket holder’ shows his ability on the pitch

Hammers loan defender Roger Johnson redeems himself for that Yaya nightmare moment with battling display

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West Ham United's Mark Noble celebrates scoring their opening goal of the game

West Ham cling on for precious win over Hull City

The Hammers made desperately hard work of it against 10 men, but a penalty and own goal see them home

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The Seven Kings teacher who cycled around the world for his honeymoon

For many couples, the idea of an ideal honeymoon is two weeks of sun, sea and sand but newlyweds Kat and Steve Turner chose to cycle 30,500km around the world instead.

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The pop-up will mark Record Store Day, which is on Saturday (Picture: Mike Lawrie/Getty Images)

World’s smallest disco to open in Stoke Newington

Two musicians behind the ‘90s hit Brimful of Asha are launching the world’s smallest disco in Stoke Newington this weekend.

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