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Charlton 1 Rotherham 1 - Late goal ruins Luzon's party

By Rob Virtue on January 31, 2015 5:00 PM |

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It was a game which had all the hallmarks of a relegation scrap - tense, frustrating and lacking in quality.

And with the Addicks stumbling around worryingly in the lower half of the table, it seems a relegation dogfight may well be on its way to SE7.


You can't just kick a football it's about more than that - there are a lot of aspects that require you to be the best you can be," said Michael Olatunji.

For this 21-year-old football was a teenage pass-time before he set out on the path to become an entrepreneur.


Girl power will reign at Blackheath Rugby Club this Sunday as its women's teams host a Friends and Family Day.

The Ladies squad has organised lunch at the Rectory Field venue on February 1 before the seconds tackle Barnes and the firsts strive to defeat Beckenham in the afternoon's sporting action.


Manager Sam Allardyce said Cheikhou Kouyate could make an appearance for West Ham against Liverpool on Saturday, despite a bizarre situation which saw the midfielder go missing.


Sam Allardyce has expressed concern striker Andy Carroll may want to "try too hard" on his return to Liverpool.


Manager Sam Allardyce expressed his frustration after the Senegal national side pushed to have striker Diafra Sakho banned until after the African Cup of Nations is over.



by Ian Toal

Normally I would be disappointed with a 0-0 home draw in a must-win match on the same night as our nearest relegation rival recorded a vital win to stretch their lead over us in the table.

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West Ham 1 Arsenal 0 in 1980. Does the score, the opposition and date ring any bells? This was the last time the Hammers won the famous FA Cup, thanks to a goal from Trevor Brooking.

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Stop by and cheer on the Ocean Reunion rowers on January 26 as they row non-stop for 36 hours in Canary Wharf.

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Despite sitting in seventh position in the Premier League, manager Sam Allardyce said having a good run in the FA Cup is high on his list of priorities ahead of Sunday's away tie against League One high flyers Bristol City, writes Jack Pinnock.


Karren Brady said there has been an "enthusiastic response" to West Ham United's corporate packages for the Olympic stadium in Stratford after two of its lounges sold out.

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The administrators of Alpari UK, sponsor of West Ham United, say there is potential interest in buying the group.

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Midfield maestro Stewart Downing praised the '"strength in depth" of West Ham after they got back to winning ways at the weekend.



by Ian Toal

It's been a pretty bad week for the Lions which started with us exiting the FA Cup with a comfortable 4-0 defeat at Valley Parade against Bradford City after having Mark Beevers sent off after just 5 minutes.

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West Ham's attackers will claim the headlines after the 3-0 win against Hull City at Upton Park on Sunday but manager Sam Allardyce reserved his praise for the defence.