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Who are West Ham United?

West Ham United Football Club, commonly known as West Ham, is an English professional football team that competes in the Premier League, the highest division of the English football system.

West Ham United, nicknamed ”Hammers”, was established in 1895 and play their home games at London Stadium, which has a seating capacity of 60,000. The Hammers have won the three FA Cup titles and the European Cup Winners’ Cup in 1965.

West Ham United are one of eight teams never to have fallen below the second division of English football. The Hammers main rivalries are Tottenham, Chelsea and the oldest rivalry is with Millwall.

Billy Bonds holds the record for the most appearances as he played 800 games between 1967–88 for West Ham United. Vic Watson has the record for the most goals, as he scored 326 goals between 1920–35 for the Hammers.

The 2005 movie Green Street is based upon West Ham United hooligan firms. In winter 2019, David Moyes came back to his previous position as the coach of the Hammers on an 18-month deal.

The Scottish tactician replaced Manuel Pellegrini, who had left West Ham United in 17th place in the Premier League table. In the 2020–21 campaign, David Moyes guided the Hammers to a record 65 Premier League points total, and the club won 19 Premier League matches.

What are West Ham United’s predictions for next season?

West Ham United had an impressive season as they finished the Premier League in the sixth position and qualified for the UEFA Europa League. The Hammers added Said Benrahma from Brentford during the January transfer window.

Felipe Anderson left West Ham United and joined Lazio, meanwhile, Fabian Balbuena moved to Dynamo Moscow. Craig Dawson joined the Hammers during this summer. David Moyes signed a three-year deal with West Ham United.

The Scottish manager wants to sign a new centre-forward as Sebastien Haller joined Ajax in winter. The Hammers also want to make Jesse Lingard’s loan move a permanent one this summer.

West Ham United kick off the Premier League campaign away to Newcastle United on August 14.

2021-22 Premier League Odds

Manchester City -139
Chelsea +500
Liverpool +500
Manchester United +650
Leicester +4000
Tottenham +4000
Arsenal +8000
Everton +10000
Aston Villa +15000
Leeds +15000
West Ham +15000
Brighton +20000
Wolves +20000
Newcastle +30000
Southampton +30000
Burnley +50000
Crystal Palace +50000
Norwich +100000
Watford +100000

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