West Ham United have announced the appointment of David Moyes as the club’s new manager, following the departure of Slaven Bilic on Monday.Bilic was dismissed by West Ham on Monday, after a run of form that has seen the club drop into the Premier League’s relegation zone.Moyes, who has been out of work since resigning from his role at Sunderland in May after failing to keep them in the top flight, has been charged with turning the club’s fortunes around.A statement from the club’s official website read: “West Ham United can confirm the appointment of David Moyes as the club’s manager,”Moyes said: “I’m really looking forward to meeting the supporters, being in the stadium with them. I’m looking forward to seeing them getting right behind the team and my team also. “We need the support, we need everybody with us. It’s a big job we have in hand now, but I’m sure with everybody together, we can get the right results between now and the end of the season.”Moyes’ first game as West Ham manager will be the Premier League fixture trip to Watford on November. 19th after the International break.
Story By: Felix Okaijah