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West Ham United Football Club, commonly known as West Ham or “The Hammers,” is a professional soccer club based in London, England. The club was founded in 1895 and has competed in the English football league system since its formation. They are currently playing in the Premier League which is the top tier of English football.

West Ham United has had some success throughout its history. They have won the FA Cup three times, in 1964, 1975, and 1980. They have also won the European Cup Winners’ Cup in 1965 and the Intertoto Cup in 1999. The club also have 9 second-place finishes in the top flight of English football.

The team plays its home matches at the London Stadium, which has a capacity of just over 60,000. The club has a large and passionate fan base and their main rivals are traditionally considered to be Tottenham Hotspur, matches between the two teams are known as “The East London Derby”.

Over the years, many of the world’s best players have played for West Ham, including legends such as Bobby Moore, Geoff Hurst, Paolo Di Canio, and Carlos Tevez. The team is currently managed by David Moyes.

West Ham United are considered to be a team that often punches above its weight. The team is known for its disciplined, hard-working and resilient approach, and despite not having the resources of some of the bigger clubs, they consistently compete well and aim to finish in the top half of the league.

KANSAS CITY, KANSAS - JUNE 25: Jonathan David of Canada celebrates after scoring the team's first goal during the CONMEBOL Copa America 2024 between Peru and Canada at Children's Mercy Park on June 25, 2024 in Kansas City, Kansas. (Photo by Hector Vivas/Getty Images)

Arsenal scout cut-price Lille striker at Copa America

Arsenal are reportedly interested in signing Lille striker Jonathan David, who has less than 12 months left on his contract.
LONDON, ENGLAND: Reiss Nelson of Arsenal warms up prior to the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Arsenal FC at Selhurst Park on August 21, 2023. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Arsenal winger now favours transfer exit

Reiss Nelson favours a move away from Arsenal this summer, with a few Premier League clubs interested in his signature.
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 29: Reiss Nelson of Arsenal looks on during the UEFA Champions League match between Arsenal FC and RC Lens at Emirates Stadium on November 29, 2023 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Arsenal want £25m+ as West Ham and Nottingham Forest eye Reiss Nelson

Arsenal winger Reiss Nelson is a target for West Ham and Nottingham Forest. Will the Gunners cash in on their homegrown talent this summer?
BOURNEMOUTH, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 30: Martin Oedegaard and Declan Rice of Arsenal celebrate during the Premier League match between AFC Bournemouth and Arsenal FC at Vitality Stadium on September 30, 2023 in Bournemouth, England. (Photo by Christopher Lee/Getty Images)

David Moyes makes Declan Rice claim

David Moyes has claimed Declan Rice could have helped to prevent 20% of the goals West Ham United conceded in 2023/24.
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 23: Declan Rice of Arsenal celebrates after the team's victory during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Chelsea FC at Emirates Stadium on April 23, 2024 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

David Moyes told West Ham not to sell Rice for £100m

David Moyes has admitted he told West Ham United to hold out for £150m for Declan Rice, before Arsenal completed their £100m deal.
Arsenal's British forward #24 Reiss Nelson reacts during a UEFA Champions League group B football match between PSV Eindhoven and Arsenal FC at the Philips Stadium in Eindhoven, on December 12, 2023. (Photo by KENZO TRIBOUILLARD/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal forward tells club he wants to consider transfer

Arsenal's Reiss Nelson has informed the club he wants to consider his options for a summer transfer, according to a report.
Monaco's Youssouf Fofana celebrates after scoring his team's first goal during the French L1 football match between AS Monaco and Lille (LOSC) at the Louis II Stadium (Stade Louis II) in the Principality of Monaco on April 24, 2024. (Photo by VALERY HACHE/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal hold talks with €20m 25yo midfielder’s camp

Arsenal have reportedly held talks with AS Monaco midfielder Youssouf Fofana's camp over a potential summer move. The Gunners face competition from PSG, AC Milan, and others.
A general view outside the stadium prior to the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Newcastle United at Emirates Stadium on February 16, 2020 in London, United Kingdom.

Arsenal leads race for Hajduk Split’s midfield maestro Pukstas

Arsenal renews interest in American midfield prospect Rokas Pukstas. The Hajduk Split starlet's impressive performances have caught the eye of Premier League clubs.
Arsenal's Brazilian midfielder #11 Gabriel Martinelli reacts during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England, on May 12, 2024. (Photo by PAUL ELLIS/AFP via Getty Images)

“A bit sad how it ended”: Martinelli opens up about Arsenal’s Premier League heartbreak

Arsenal's Gabriel Martinelli shares his thoughts on a bittersweet Premier League season, the impact of fan support, and his excitement for the Copa America.
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - MAY 18: Vivianne Miedema of Arsenal celebrates victory with teammates after the Barclays Women´s Super League match between Arsenal FC and Brighton & Hove Albion at Meadow Park on May 18, 2024 in Borehamwood, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Not good enough: Arsenal women end of season review

Arsenal Women finish the season with a 5-0 victory after a mixed bag of results. Review highlights Champions League exit, inconsistent WSL performances, and Continental Cup triumph.
Luis Brown in training with West Ham United (Photo via Brown on Instagram)

Arsenal youngster confirms exit, set to join West Ham

Luis Brown is the latest Arsenal youth player to confirm his departure on social media, amid links with a move to West Ham United.
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 11: David Moyes, Manager of West Ham United, embraces Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal, prior to the Premier League match between West Ham United and Arsenal FC at London Stadium on February 11, 2024 in London, England. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

David Moyes on helping Mikel Arteta and Declan Rice against Manchester City

Despite the Arsenal connections, David Moyes insists his team will not be thinking about Mikel Arteta or Declan Rice in the Premier League title...
Luis Brown in training with West Ham United (Photo via Brown on Instagram)

West Ham likely to sign Arsenal youngster to permanent deal

Arsenal youth defender Luis Brown remains on a trial with West Ham United, with a permanent deal looking increasingly likely.

2 Arsenal midfielders up for Premier League top honour

Arsenal's Martin Odegaard and Declan Rice shortlisted for Premier League Player of the Year. Cast your vote now!
Arsenal's English midfielder #41 Declan Rice (L) celebrates scoring the team's third goal during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Bournemouth at the Emirates Stadium, in London, on May 4, 2024. (Photo by JUSTIN TALLIS/AFP via Getty Images)

Odegaard claims Rice has improved since leaving West Ham

Martin Odegaard believes Declan Rice is an even better player now than he was with West Ham United, pushing Arsenal on to a new level.
Arsenal's English midfielder #41 Declan Rice waves to fans on the pitch after the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Chelsea at the Emirates Stadium in London on April 23, 2024. Arsenal won the game 5-0. (Photo by GLYN KIRK/AFP via Getty Images)

West Ham boss blames recent defeats on Arsenal star

David Moyes believes the departure of Declan Rice to Arsenal is to blame for West Ham United's heavy away defeats this season.
ISTANBUL, TURKEY: Semih Kilicsoy of Besiktas looks on during the Turkish Super League match between Fenerbahce and Besiktas at Ulker Stadium on April 27, 2024. (Photo by Ahmad Mora/Getty Images)

Arsenal scout £21.5m+ teenager for potential summer move

Arsenal are among the clubs keeping tabs on Turkish teenager Semih Kilicsoy ahead of a potential summer move, according to a report.
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - NOVEMBER 29: Labour Party leader Sir Keir Starmer celebrates an England goal as he watches the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Group B match between Wales and England at New Bloomsbury Set cocktail bar on November 29, 2022 in London, England. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Keir Starmer jokes he helped Arsenal sign Declan Rice

Sir Keir Starmer, leader of the Labour Party, isn't shy about his deep-rooted passion for Arsenal Football Club.
Sporting Lisbon's Swedish forward #09 Viktor Gyokeres celebrates scoring during the Portuguese League football match between Rio Ave FC and Sporting CP at the Rio Ave FC - Dos Arcos stadium in Vila do Conde, on February 25, 2024. (Photo by MIGUEL RIOPA/AFP via Getty Images)

Sporting fights to keep rumoured 38-goal Arsenal target

Sporting desperate to keep Amorim and Gyokeres. Arsenal's interest in the striker adds uncertainty. Conflicting reports on move.
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 23: Declan Rice of Arsenal celebrates after the team's victory during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Chelsea FC at Emirates Stadium on April 23, 2024 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Declan Rice highlights Chelsea’s absurd transfer business

Declan Rice dominated as Arsenal crushed Chelsea 5-0. His performance highlights Chelsea's transfer market failures and Arsenal's shrewd investment.
Chido Obi-Martin celebrates a goal for the Arsenal u18s (Photo via Arsenal.com)

16 goals in 5 games: Arsenal youngster scores 5 against West Ham

Arsenal's Chido Martin Obi delivered a stunning five-goal performance in a resounding 8-1 win over West Ham United.
FLORENCE, ITALY - FEBRUARY 26: Arthur Melo of ACF Fiorentina reacts during the Serie A TIM match between ACF Fiorentina and SS Lazio at Stadio Artemio Franchi on February 26, 2024 in Florence, Italy. (Photo by Gabriele Maltinti/Getty Images)

Arsenal eye 27yo Liverpool loan flop

Juventus' Arthur Melo, on loan at Fiorentina, linked with Arsenal and West Ham. Could a Premier League return revive his career?
BRENTFORD, ENGLAND: Emile Smith Rowe of Arsenal warms up prior to the Carabao Cup Third Round match between Brentford and Arsenal at Gtech Community Stadium on September 27, 2023. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Arteta gives advice to Arsenal’s ‘hell of a player’

Emile Smith Rowe, a talented Arsenal midfielder, faces a crucial decision. Can he earn a starting role under Arteta, or will he seek a move for more playing time?
Ethan Nwaneri during Arsenal's game against West Ham United (Photo via Nwaneri on Instagram)

Mikel Arteta challenges youngster to seize first-team Arsenal role

After signing his first professional contract, Arsenal's teenage star Ethan Nwaneri is on the verge of a first-team role. Arteta challenges Nwaneri to seize his opportunity, while academy manager Mertesacker highlights his talent. Can Nwaneri become a regular for the Gunners? Read more.
Sporting Lisbon's Swedish forward #09 Viktor Gyokeres (L) celebrates with Sporting Lisbon's Brazilian defender #02 Matheus Reis after scoring his team's second goal during the Portuguese League football match between Sporting CP and Gil Vicente FC at the Alvalade stadium in Lisbon on December 4, 2023. (Photo by CARLOS COSTA/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal show strong interest in 25yo striker as Toney interest fades

Arsenal are showing strong interest in Viktor Gyokeres and the Sporting CP striker is now ahead of Ivan Toney on their summer shortlist.
BRENTFORD, ENGLAND: Emile Smith Rowe of Arsenal warms up prior to the Carabao Cup Third Round match between Brentford and Arsenal at Gtech Community Stadium on September 27, 2023. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Arsenal 23yo to hold off on transfer decision despite limited minutes

Emile Smith Rowe won't make a decision on his Arsenal future until the summer, according to a report.
LONDON, ENGLAND: Declan Rice of England during the international friendly match between England and Brazil at Wembley Stadium on March 23, 2024. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Gareth Southgate angers West Ham fans with Declan Rice comments

Gareth Southgate has angered West Ham United supporters by praising Declan Rice, following a strong performance from the midfielder on Saturday.
Liverpool's German manager Jurgen Klopp attends a press conference at Anfield Stadium in Liverpool, north-west England on February 20, 2023, on the eve of the UEFA Champions League round of 16 first leg football match against Real Madrid. (Photo by Lindsey Parnaby / AFP) (Photo by LINDSEY PARNABY/AFP via Getty Images)

How Friday’s European draws affect Arsenal’s Premier League rivals

Arsenal's Premier League rivals now all know who they're facing in the next round of European competition, following Friday's draws.
Luis Brown (C) and Ethan Nwaneri (L) warm up with the Arsenal u18s (Photo via Arsenal.com)

Arsenal youngsters join West Ham & Watford on trial

Two Arsenal youngsters are out on trial with fellow English academies at the moment, after learning they'll be released this summer.
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 11: General view outside the stadium prior to the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Brentford FC at Emirates Stadium on February 11, 2023 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Arsenal joins Premier League clubs’ revolt against “New Deal” funding plan

Arsenal are among Premier League clubs ready to abandon the "New Deal" funding scheme for the EFL. Legal action against regulators is on the table
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 04: Declan Rice of Arsenal celebrates after the team's victory in the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Liverpool FC at Emirates Stadium on February 04, 2024 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Declan Rice: The key to Arsenal’s set-piece success

Declan Rice is scoring goals and setting them up for Arsenal. Discover his new set-piece role and how it's transformed his game.
Mika Biereth lines up with Sturm Graz (Photo via Biereth on Instagram)

In-form Arsenal loanee to face Lille in European last-16 tie

Arsenal's loanees have learned their Europa Conference League last-16 opponents, with some ties of interest in the Europa League as well.
BURNLEY, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 17: Bukayo Saka of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between Burnley FC and Arsenal FC at Turf Moor on February 17, 2024 in Burnley, England. (Photo by Matt McNulty/Getty Images)

Bukayo Saka searches for scoring milestone amidst Arsenal surge

Buoyed by back-to-back braces, Bukayo Saka eyes his first Arsenal hat-trick. Does this signal even bigger things for the title-chasing Gunners?
West Ham United's Scottish manager David Moyes gestures on the touchline during the English Premier League football match between West Ham United and Everton at the London Stadium, in London on October 29, 2023. (Photo by ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP via Getty Images)

Journalist denies Arsenal defeat will lead to manager’s exit

Contrary to reports earlier this week, David Moyes' situation at West Ham United is seemingly unaffected by the weekend's thrashing by Arsenal.
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 11: Bukayo Saka of Arsenal celebrates scoring his team's fifth goal during the Premier League match between West Ham United and Arsenal FC at London Stadium on February 11, 2024 in London, England. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

Saka and Odegaard discuss Arsenal thrashing West Ham 6-0

Arsenal demolish West Ham 6-0 with Saka and Odegaard sharing their victorious insights. A commanding win that keeps Arsenal in the title hunt.

Arsenal team news: New injuries strike ahead of West Ham

Arsenal's Bukayo Saka has recovered in time to face West Ham United, but there were a few others in Mikel Arteta's squad missing with new injuries.
Arsenal's Brazilian defender #06 Gabriel Magalhaes celebrates after scoring his team first goal during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Arsenal at Anfield in Liverpool, north west England on December 23, 2023. (Photo by PAUL ELLIS/AFP via Getty Images)

We won’t be silenced! Arsenal star defends celebrations

Gabriel fires back at criticism of Arsenal's celebrations! "It's part of football," he says. Can the Brazilian continue his goalscoring form against West Ham?
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 04: Declan Rice of Arsenal celebrates after the team's victory in the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Liverpool FC at Emirates Stadium on February 04, 2024 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Pundit hails ‘fearless’ Arsenal star as ‘signing of the season’

Danny Murphy hails Declan Rice as "signing of the season" & urges West Ham fans to applaud him. Rice vs. Phillips today? Murphy offers advice to struggling ex-City star
DAGENHAM, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 04: Vivianne Miedema of Arsenal battles for possession with Honoka Hayashi of West Ham United during the Barclays Women's Super League match between West Ham United and Arsenal FC at Chigwell Construction Stadium on February 04, 2024 in Dagenham, England. (Photo by Richard Pelham/Getty Images)

Arsenal’s struggle against West Ham: a sign of deeper issues

Explore why Arsenal's defeat to West Ham underscores ongoing issues and the need for tactical evolution to reclaim their position at the top.
BRENTFORD, ENGLAND: Emile Smith Rowe of Arsenal warms up prior to the Carabao Cup Third Round match between Brentford and Arsenal at Gtech Community Stadium on September 27, 2023. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Emile Smith Rowe given choice to make over Arsenal future

Explore Emile Smith Rowe's crucial decision between staying at Arsenal or moving to RB Leipzig, his journey to regain form, and the impact on his career.