There is a sense of optimism in East London around the Boleyn Ground. A new manager, soon a new stadium. West Ham are entering a new era.
Historical Success in Europe
Given the success English clubs have enjoyed in the European competitions since the 1960s, it is somewhat surprising that there remains an overall scepticism among the English concerning all things Europe. The Football Association (The FA) has seven teams taking part in the 2015/16 season: two in the Europa League with West Ham United via the Fair Play rule, Liverpool and Southampton. Another four will compete in UEFA