West Ham United is a professional English football club based in Stratford, East London. The club was founded in 1895 and is known for its dark red-sky blue kit. West Ham United, also referred to as The Hammers, have been quite successful over the years. They have played in the Premier League since 1993, with the exception of 3 years. The last time West Ham were relegated was in the season of 2010-11.
Nowadays West Ham United is a stable club in the Premier League. The last few years they have finished 7th, 11th, 13th, and 10th, and are trying to make their way up in the Premier League. In 2015 they moved from their home front Upton Park to the London Olympic Stadium. Their relocation meant they went from a 35,000 capacity to the contemporary 60,000. The new stadium perfectly reflects West Ham United’s ambitions.
Over the years West Ham have won several prices:
1 European Cup Winner’s Cup
1 UEFA Intertoto Cup
3 FA Cups
1 FA Community Shield
9 London Challenges Cups
Despite not ever having won a League title in the top level of English football, and having reached third place as highest league position in 1986, the club can definitely be seen as a stable club that belongs in the Premier League. With players such as Sébastien Haller, Javier ‘Chicharito’ Hernández and Manuel Lanzini, West ham United can make their ambitions real. Now is the perfect time to book a football trip to the Hammers; it will be an experience to never forget.
Besides being a great club with a beautiful stadium, West Ham United is also located in London: a perfect way to extend your football trip with a mini city trip by visiting some of London’s beautiful highlights, such as the London Eye, Buckingham Palace, the Tower of London, Tower Bridge, Westminster Abbey and the many shops on Oxford Street.
At Number 1 Football Travel you can book a perfectly organised football trip to London. We guarantee group seating up to 3 people together with good views of the field. All our hotel accommodations include breakfast and are located in the city centre.
Should you have any further questions regarding the West Ham United matches please let us know and we’ll be happy to help you.
Wishing you a great football trip to West Ham United!
Please note that the exact times and dates of the Premier League matches are usually confirmed by the English Football Association 6-8 weeks before the match. Due to European competition and live TV broadcast the time and day of the match can be changed. Therefore our package deals are mostly from Saturday till Monday to cover all possible match dates. Of course it is possible to book 1 night once the dates have been confirmed. You will recognize these confirmed matches by the orange ‘date confirmed’ sticker.