Slaven Bilic is the new Hammers manager - we all know that by now - but we found a few facts that people may not know about the Croatian.
1. Russell Brand is a fan: The comedian turned political activist seems pretty happy that his team has appointed a fellow socialist.
2. He's a bit of a rock star: He plays rhythm guitar (a red Gibson Explorer for all you six-string nerds) in Croatian rock group Rawbau.
3. He's multilingual: As well as his native Croatian, he is fluent in German, Italian and English.
4. He has a law degree and reads American psychology books: He told The Guardian in a 2006 interview that he dabbles in the subject to better understand his players.
5. His ex-wife's name was tattooed on his wrist: It's Andrijana, so presumably in fairly small letters.
We weren't lying about the rock: