Richard Keys reluctantly dedicates two words to West Ham in his blog

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The presenter has been discussing West Ham's Premier League season so far.

Richard Keys believes West Ham United were 'very good' this weekend, according to his personal blog.

But that's all the presenter said as he reluctantly dedicated two words to the east London club.

Keys wrote: "Leicester. Terrific. Keep it going lads. West Ham - very good."

Now, a line like that normally isn't headline stuff. But Keys praising the Hammers is almost as big of a shock as Mark Lawrenson doing so.

And the fact West Ham only get two words during a blog that's far longer than usual from Keys probably bares significance.

Indeed, Keys has spent all season sticking to his 'prediction' that the east London side will fall down the table and, ultimately, regret letting Sam Allardyce go and replacing him with current head coach Slaven Bilic.

It's only natural, then, that the presenter says less and less about West Ham until their next bad result comes along. That weekend, there will be a whole article dedicated to them. When they win again, likely silence...

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