Clapton Community’s women’s team got their first points of the season on Sunday with a 4-0 home win over Crystal Palace Development.

Leyton Orient have received formal confirmation which shows that a number of our first-team squad have tested positive for COVID-19.

Leyton Orient centre-back Josh Coulson is excited ahead of an emotional Carabao Cup clash with Tottenham and believes the club have benefited from a clean slate this season.

Tottenham will auction their signed match shirts from Tuesday’s Carabao Cup game with Leyton Orient, with proceeds being donated to the JE3 Foundation, set up in the memory of Justin Edinburgh.

Mikel Arteta admitted Arsenal were lucky to scrape a narrow victory over West Ham as Eddie Nketiah came off the bench to score the winner on a poor day at the office for the hosts.

Clapton sealed a 4-2 win over Thurlow Nunn First Division South outfit Brimsdown in their clash to progress into the next round.

Premier League: Arsenal 2 West Ham 1

Leyton Orient head coach Ross Embleton was keen to give his players the credit they deserve after fighting back to seal a 2-2 draw against Mansfield Town.

League Two: Leyton Orient 2 Mansfield Town 2

Young West Ham United Women forward Jacynta Galabadaarachchi has joined Italian side Napoli on loan.

West Ham boss David Moyes has been impressed with Mikel Arteta’s start to management at Arsenal but is eager to provide a bump in the road when they face off this weekend.

West Ham United fan and budding journalist Kwame Boakye gives his views on the club’s performance during the opening weekend.

Midfielder Declan Rice became the youngster West Ham United player to reach 100 Premier League appearances when he faced Newcastle United, at the age of just 21 years and 242 days.

Leyton Orient head coach Ross Embleton admitted it means ‘a hell of a lot’ to progress into the third round of the Carabao Cup where they will face Tottenham Hotspur.

Redbridge let a 2-0 lead slip as two injury time goals saw Sporting Bengal take all three points in a 3-2 victory at Oakside Stadium.

The Hammers comfortably secured their place in next week’s Carabao Cup third round after they showed the willing and workmanlike Addicks the way to goal at London Stadium with three clinical strikes.

Carabao Cup: Leyton Orient 3 Plymouth Argyle 2

Leyton Orient head coach Ross Embleton has pointed out similarities between Danny Johnson and former striker Macaulay Bonne after his prolific start to the season.

Dulwich Hamlet Reserves 2 Clapton CFC 1

Manager Matt Beard said his West Ham United side must put Saturday’s disappointing defeat at home to Arsenal immediately behind them and focus on the season to come.

Premier League: West Ham United 0 Newcastle United 2

Women’s Super League: West Ham 1 Arsenal 9

League Two: Oldham Athletic 0 Leyton Orient 1

There are so many reasons to be happy and excited ahead of Saturday’s home match against Arsenal.

Arsenal travel to West Ham United in their first away game of the new 2020-21 Women’s Super League season.

England International Rachel Daly says the “ambition and potential” made her want to make the move to West Ham Women.

Leyton Orient attacker Conor Wilkinson is eager to hit the ground running when they start the 2020-21 League Two season away to Oldham Athletic this weekend.

Despite the pause in sport due to the coronavirus pandemic, Levels FC have managed to sustain a strong stance in their recruitment of players and staff and now have five age groups ranging from the ages of 10 to 15, many coming from Newham.

EFL Trophy: Leyton Orient 3 Brighton & Hove Albion 2

West Ham United manager Matt Beard says Sunday’s opening Women’s Super League draw with London rivals Tottenham Hotspur was a fair result.

West Ham United fan and budding journalist Kwame Boakye gives his views of the latest comings and goings around the club.

Women’s Super League: Tottenham Hotspur 1 West Ham 1

Leyton Orient have been drawn at home to League One outfit Plymouth Argyle in the second round of the Carabao Cup as neighbours West Ham United draw out Charlton Athletic.

Redbridge and Clapton held to draws while Woodford Town, Ilford and Sporting Bengal United all suffer defeats on the opening day of the Essex Senior League season.

Pre-season: West Ham 3 Bournemouth 5

Carabao Cup: Forest Green Rovers 1 Leyton Orient 2

West Ham United are delighted to announce the signing of England international Rachel Daly on loan from Houston Dash.

Leyton Orient have announced the signing of Jordan Thomas on a season-long loan deal from Championship side Norwich City.

Sporting Bengal United progress into the next round of the FA Cup as Clapton, Redbridge and Romford all crash out at the first hurdle.

West Ham United Women’s home game with Arsenal on Saturday, September 12 at 5.20pm has been selected as one of the pilot events to test - on Government guidance - the return of spectators to elite sporting fixtures.

Leyton Orient head coach Ross Embleton insists it’s now a big week of preparation as they approach a Carabao Cup clash at Forest Green Rovers.

Clapton CFC men’s team player Prince Kwakye will miss this weekend’s friendly against Hilltop FC for a very good reason.

West Ham United Women have announced the loan signing of Australian international Emily van Egmond from Orlando Pride, subject to international clearance.

Pre-season: Leyton Orient 1 West Ham under-23s 3

Ruby Grant is looking forward to picking the brains of some of West Ham United’s finest players after signing for the Barclays FA Women’s Super League side.


For the past six months, employers and employees have been adapting to ways of working from home. The green light has now been given to many people to go back to offices safely. From flexible hours and staggered starting times to deep cleaning, we’re getting ready for new ways of working.

School’s in for summer – and beyond – with health experts agreeing that pupils safely returning to their studies is “positively” the right thing to do. It’s vital for all children’s welfare, not just in terms of students’ future education but also mental and physical well-being, as well as social interaction of classmates.

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