West Ham United F.C.

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West Ham United F.C.
Full name West Ham United Football Club
Nickname(s) The Irons/ The Hammers
Founded 1895
Ground London Stadium
(capacity: 60,000)
Chairman England David Gold and David Sullivan
Manager Croatia Slaven Bilic
League Premier League
2015/16 Premier League, 7th
Home colours
Away colours
Current season

West Ham United Football Club is an English football club.

The club plays in the Premier League. It was started in 1895 and its home stadium is Boleyn Ground in East London, more commonly known as Upton Park. 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, and Chelsea.

Sam Allardyce, 60, will not be signing a new contract. Allardyce was manager between 2011-2015. West Ham United are looking to announce new manager in the near future.

Name[change | change source]

  • 1895-1900 Thames Ironworks F.C.
  • 1900-present West Ham United F.C.

League position[change | change source]

Season League Position
2000/01 Premier League 15th
2001/02 Premier League 7th
2002/03 Premier League 18th
2003/04 First Division 4th
2004/05 Championship 6th
2005/06 Premier League 9th
2006/07 Premier League 15th
2007/08 Premier League 10th
2008/09 Premier League 9th
2009/10 Premier League 17th
2010/10 Premier League 20th

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Notable players[change | change source]

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