Allardyce: A very good season
Sam Allardyce paid tribute to what he feels has been a ‘very
good’ season for West Ham, with his side’s home form and discipline
the reasons for success.
Allardyce was speaking after watching his side beat Reading 4-2
thanks to a hat-trick from Kevin Nolan.
The West Ham boss felt that the game reflected a fantastic
season for the club, with the Hammers able to establish a top-half
finish in their first year back in the top flight.
“It was a fantastic end of the season and fantastic
entertainment value,” Allardyce said.
“Just a great end to a very good season. It is great to see the
players and fans appreciate what they have done for each other this
“We had a full house again, and it gives for a good summer for
us all. We can look back on this season with great fondness in what
we have done and achieved.”
Speaking regarding the reasons for the side’s successful
adaptation to the Premier League, Allardyce said: “We have a
disciplined team with good ethics and good basics, and we have only
lost four games at home, all to teams in the top seven.”