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Dylan Tombides father and brother bring his number 38 shirt to the centre circle

Tearful tributes for West Ham youngster Dylan Tombides

East End pays fitting tribute to young Aussie footballer

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West Ham's Kevin Nolan. Photo by Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images

What do you know about Nolan, Jaaskelainen and co? Take our West Ham quiz and find out

Test your knowledge of the West Ham squad with our superb 20-question quiz.

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Andy Carroll. (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)

West Ham boss gives Andy Carroll fitness update after Palace struggles

England World Cup hopeful Andy Carroll is still suffering from a lack of sharpness and fitness after missing the first five months of the season through injury, according to West Ham boss Sam Allardyce.

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West Ham United's Kevin Nolan reacts after scoring his sides third goal during the Barclays Premier League match at Upton Park, London.

Are you a true Hammer? Prove it in our fiendish quiz

How big a West Ham fan are you? Well now it’s your chance to prove it.

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The stadium pauses for a minutes' applause in memory of former player Dylan Tombides. Picture: Stephen Pond/PA Wire.

Allardyce has message for Hammers fans and puts Palace loss into perspective

Sam Allardyce has sympathy with the West Ham fans who booed the team off after their 1-0 defeat at home to Crystal Palace on Saturday but insists it was difficult for the Hammers to break down their resilient opponents.

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Kwame Boakye West Ham fan

West Ham need a summer clear out - this squad is not good enough

West Ham blogger Kwame Boakye is frustrated by one-dimensional Hammers

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Sam Allardyce. (Photo by Christopher Lee/Getty Images)

SURVEY: West Ham braced for major changes but who should stay and go?

West Ham have a number of players facing uncertain futures at the club – but who should stay and who should go this summer?

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West Ham United's manager Sam Allardyce holds his head in his hands. Picture: PA

West Ham boss bemoans Carroll penalty decision and responds to fans

West Ham have conceded three penalties in their last two home matches and Sam Allardyce lamented Martin Atkinson’s decision not to award his side a spot-kick.

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West Ham United's Mark Noble and Crystal Palace's Joe Ledley compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match at Upton Park, London.

West Ham splutter to dismal defeat as Palace march on

The Hammers found Crystal Palace too sharp for them in an impotent display at Upton Park

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Dylan Tombides 1994-2014

West Ham youngster Dylan Tombides passes away aged 20 after battle with cancer

West Ham forward Dylan Tombides has passed away at the age of 20 after his fight with testicular cancer.

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Andy Carroll (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)

Southampton ace ready for four-game battle with West Ham star for Brazil spot

Rickie Lambert admits he faces a four-game face-off with West Ham’s Andy Carroll to secure a place in England’s World Cup squad.

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West Ham manager Sam Allardyce. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Allardyce gives Pulis verdict as Palace boss set to rival Liverpool, Chelsea and Everton counterparts for manager gong

West Ham manager Sam Allardyce paid tribute to the work Tony Pulis has done with Crystal Palace and believes he deserves to rival Liverpool’s Brendan Rodgers, Chelsea’s Jose Mourinho and Everton’s Roberto Martinez for manager of the year.

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West Ham United's Kevin Nolan reacts after scoring his sides third goal during the Barclays Premier League match at Upton Park, London.

West Ham boosted by return of trio for Crystal Palace clash

West Ham will be boosted by the return of influential trio Kevin Nolan, James Collins and Joey O’Brien for Saturday’s Premier League clash with Crystal Palace.

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Sam Allardyce. (Photo by Christopher Lee/Getty Images)

Stay or go? Have your say on these West Ham players’ futures

West Ham have a number of players facing uncertain futures at the club – but who should stay and who should go this summer?

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How this weekend's engineering works affect London's football matches

Easter Weekend: How London’s football will be affected by travel disruption

The Easter weekend is one packed full of football but, as usual, there are disruptions on the London Underground.

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West Ham United's Matthew Jarvis scores his side's first goal of the match

West Ham winger pays the price for being too honest

Hammers’ Matt Jarvis stays on his feet and costs his team a penalty says Sam Allardyce

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Kwame Boakye West Ham fan

It is the same old story for West Ham at Arsenal

West Ham blogger suggests that Ravel Morrison might be the answer in games against the big boys

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Arsenal's Olivier Giroud holds up his black armband after scoring against West Ham. Picture: PA

Arsenal star explains emotional celebration against West Ham

Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud says he was paying tribute to the victims of the Hillsbrough disaster when he kissed his black armband after scoring in last night’s 3-1 win over West Ham.

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Norwich's Nathan Redmond battles with Fernando Amorebieta of Fulham... both sides are in a desperate scramble to avoid relegation. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

Which teams are destined for relegation? Here’s how Fulham, Crystal Palace, West Ham and their rivals shape up

West Ham, Crystal Palace, Hull, Aston Villa, Swansea, West Brom, Norwich, Fulham, Cardiff and Sunderland... the long list of clubs still in relegation trouble is set to make for a fascinating finale at the foot of the Premier League.

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West Ham manager Sam Allardyce. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Allardyce pinpoints turning point against Arsenal and gives his verdict on penalty incident

West Ham manager Sam Allardyce felt his side were the architects of their own downfall in their 3-1 defeat to Arsenal, and said the Gunners’ equaliser just before half-time was the key moment in the match.

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Kayleigh Harrington, Garry Way, Romford. Picture: Amanda Jenner

Romford pictures: Collier Row woman paints baby bumps making expecting mothers feel good

After two redundancies, Amanda Jenner picked up a brush and started a new career which has helped various women feel good about their appearance along the way.

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The Romford Summer Theatre put on Comedy of Errors last June. Picture: Barry Kirk

Stand-in needed to save Romford play...but they must be around 5ft!

A popular summer concert with a history spanning more than 50 years is in jeopardy after the show’s leading man was forced to pull out.

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Win a DVD copy of Sir David Attenborough’s Natural History Museum Alive

David Attenborough introduces you to his favourite extinct creatures as they come alive on one magical night in London’s Natural History Museum.

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