French star set for filming at West Ham derby clash

Former French international Christian Karembeau is fronting a special documentary on the Hammers.

West Ham and their supporters will come into the spotlight this Saturday over in France as a special documentary team arrive to film before the Spurs clash.

Former French international star Christian Karembeu is fronting the programme for OrangeTV entitled ‘La Belle Equipe’ (The Beautiful Team) which looks at the social importance of soccer in some of the great footballing cities of the world.

Several supporters and their families will be interviewed.

“West Ham have been chosen, over all the other clubs of the Premier League because of its English roots,” said producer Nathalie Chiesa.

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“It is a real English club, which has many fans in the real English community.”

Stephen Timms, MP will also appear.

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The programme though will sadly only be shown in France.

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