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BILLY BONDS: 1967-1988

BILLY BONDS: 1967-1988

APPEARANCES  799   GOALS 61

“Six feet two, eyes of blue, Billy Bonds is after you”  His first ever appearance for West Ham was a testimonial match for Ken Brown and in the same month he made his League debut against Sheffield Wednesday in the opening game of the 1967–68 season.Scored going on to score a hat-trick against Chelsea.in March 1974.

Bonds was appointed to the captain and led the club to an FA Cup final victory over Fulham in 1975  also leading West Ham to a second FA Cup victory over First Division club Arsenal in 1980, becoming the only West Ham captain to lift the FA Cup on two occasions.

Hammer of the Year’ – 1971, 1974, 1975 and 1987.

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