West Ham United F.C.
|Full name||West Ham United Football Club|
|Nickname(s)||The Irons/ The Hammers|
|Chairman||David Gold and David Sullivan|
|2020–21||Premier League, 6th of 20|
The club plays in the Premier League. It was started in 1895 and its home stadium is the London stadium East London. The club is also called "the Hammers" and "the Irons" because it was started in a London Ironworks. Their main rivals are Millwall and other rivals are Tottenham Hotspur, Chelsea and Arsenal
West ham currently are managed by David Moyes, their former care-taker manager for the 2017/18 season in Premier League.
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- 1895-1900 Thames Ironworks F.C.
- 1900-present West Ham United F.C.
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Notable players[change | change source]
- Sir Bobby Moore, captain of England when they won the FIFA World Cup in 1966.
- Sir Geoff Hurst, who scored three goals for England in the World Cup final.
- Sir Trevor Brooking, a good player for England in the 1970/1980s.
- Paulo Di Canio an entertaining player and hero for West Ham fans.
- Carlos Tevez, Helped keep West Ham in the Premiership with a great run of form 2006/2007.
- Mark Noble, West Ham's Long time captain and Player of the decade (2009-2019)