No Andy Carroll Back Up is Costing West Ham | Carroll Stats

No Andy Carroll Back Up is Costing West Ham | Carroll Stats

If someone asked you which striker from the Premier League’s past you would want to lead the line not many would say Kevin Davies, but for 9 years Davies regularly featured for Bolton Wanderers despite not being a prolific goal scorer. The main reason for this was he perfectly fitted the role needed for a Sam Allardyce team - a role that is currently empty, due to the injury to Andy Carroll. Andy Carroll, who joined West Ham for a …
Liverpool & West Ham agree £15m deal for Andy Carroll | Carroll Stats

Liverpool & West Ham agree £15m deal for Andy Carroll | Carroll Stats

The BBC has reported that Liverpool and West Ham United have agreed a £15m deal for Andy Carroll. Andy Carroll has enjoyed a successful year at West Ham as they finished in the Top Half of the Premier League table level on points with Capital One Cup winners Swansea. Despite spending the entire season at West Ham injuries have meant Andy Carroll has played a similar amount of minutes this season (1935 minutes) to the 2011-12 season with Liverpool (2069 minutes) …
Chelsea 2 West Ham 0 | In-Depth Tactical Analysis

Chelsea 2 West Ham 0 | In-Depth Tactical Analysis

Rafael Benitez made four changes to his starting XI for this match, compared to the Europa League game against Steaua on Thursday. Terry was replaced by Cahill with Lampard starting instead of Mikel, pushing Ramires in the deep-lying position as the covering midfielder. On the flanks Moses replaced Oscar but surprisingly he started on the left with Hazard on the right. Up front Ba started. But if we are to compare the starting XI here with the team selected in …
Chelsea v West Ham | Match Preview - Ba & Torres Stats

Chelsea v West Ham | Match Preview - Ba & Torres Stats

Having dispatched of Steaua Bucharest in the Europa League earlier in the week, Chelsea will be determined to keep the chasing pack sitting behind them in the Premier League at bay with a home win against West Ham on Sunday. That victory over the course of two legs against the Romanian club means they are into the last eight of the Europa League, in contention for the FA Cup as well as being a fairly strong bet to qualify in …
West Ham United 1-1 Stoke City | A Tactical and Statistical Review

West Ham United 1-1 Stoke City | A Tactical and Statistical Review

A game of two halves? Maybe so, but a thoroughly entertaining game with two very committed teams, that could have gone either way. Stoke took the lead in the 13th minute with a very well worked corner routine that saw Jon Walters pull off of George McCartney, his marker at the back post, and with the help of a Charlie Adam block, Walters found himself free at the front post to sweep home the game’s opening goal with an excellent …
West Ham United's Noble-man | Stats Comparison with Steven Gerrard

West Ham United's Noble-man | Stats Comparison with Steven Gerrard

The famous West Ham Academy has produced some of England's finest players. From Geoff Hurst, Bobby Moore and Martin Peters to Paul Ince, Rio Ferdinand and Frank Lampard, it's hard to ignore the calibre of the players West Ham develop. So it is with great interest that we look upon one of West Ham's current academy graduates, Mark Noble. Noble has been with West Ham since his early teens. He broke into the first team in 2007 and has been …
Kevin Nolan: what does he actually do? | Stats Comparison to rivals

Kevin Nolan: what does he actually do? | Stats Comparison to rivals

A lot has been said of Kevin Nolan at the Boleyn Ground since his arrival at West Ham 18 months ago, in a 5.5m deal from Newcastle United. As the 2011/12 season wore on, while fans acknowledged his obvious leadership skills, more and more questions were raised regarding what else he contributed on the field. Invariably, Nolan's answer to the doubters was to pop up with a goal the following week, and probably the week after, too, for good measure. Because that is what …
West Ham's Forwards: Carlton Cole Vs Andy Carroll | Stats Comparison

West Ham's Forwards: Carlton Cole Vs Andy Carroll | Stats Comparison

West Ham were the second busiest club in the transfer window, bringing in high calibre players such as Mohamed Diame, Alou Diarra and Yossi Benayoun. But the deadline day signing of Andy Carroll could prove to be one of the biggest coups in modern football and there were many sports betting sites paying out to punters upon his arrival. The acquisition of Carroll wasn't a desperate attempt to land a marquee signing – it was a calculated and intelligent move …
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