Gold and Sullivan were the men who decided to move West Ham to the Olympic Stadium, and though they got a fantastic deal, the decision has yet to bear real fruit for the Hammers. On pitch results have been poor, and they decided to sack Slaven Bilic on Monday to improve the club’s fortunes. However, they went out and hired David Moyes, despite being aware of the negative response such an appointment would bring from the West Ham support. Read into that what you will.
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
David Sullivan and David Gold have not been endearing themselves to the West Ham support.
The pair own the Hammers and made the decision to sack Slaven Bilic as manager on Monday. While that choice was relatively understandable, their decision to hire David Moyes as Bilic's replacement has been met with total and complete uproar from the London Stadium faithful.
In fact, it has been reported Sullivan and Gold knew how badly Moyes' appointment would be greeted by the West Ham fans – but still went ahead and hired him anyway!
Any goodwill for Sullivan and Gold has largely dissolved, and they are cementing their reputation among the least popular owners in the Premier League.
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