West Ham United News and Features
Name: West Ham United
Founded: 1895 (as Thames Ironworks, became West Ham United in 1900)
Home ground: London Stadium
League Titles: 0
Club based in east London which provided England's 1966 World Cup-winning triumvirate of Bobby Moore, Geoff Hurst and Martin Peters. The Hammers' highest league placing was third, in 1986, and they have won the FA Cup three times - in 1964, 1975 and 1980 - as well as being runners-up twice, in the first Wembley final in 1923 and to Liverpool on penalties in 2006.
Other notable former players include Trevor Brooking, Rio Ferdinand, Frank Lampard, Joe Cole, Carlos Tevez and Dmitri Payet.
Good news for Timo Werner and any other big-money transfer who struggled last season: sometimes the second season can be a charm
Paolo Di Canio Bergkamp vs Newcastle and Di Canio vs Wimbledon go to one side as we select the strikes that should be better remembered
Quiz The Premier League is just around the corner - let's look at some of the division's top scorers
There are 28 Premier League assistant referees for the 2021/22 season - selected by the Professional Game Match Officials Limited (PGMOL)
There are 22 Premier League referees for the 2021/22 season - selected by the Professional Game Match Officials Limited (PGMOL)
Barkley could be an alternative to Jesse Lingard if a permanent deal for last season's loan star isn't possible
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