A stunning celebration of West Ham's beloved former ground, Farewell to Upton Park captures what it means to be a West Ham fan, and its evocative photographs are sure to chime with every Hammer. Containing over 230 beautiful images of Upton Park, from the characters that made the ground great, to stalgic scenes at the historic Boleyn Tavern and inside the stadium itself, this book is one to treasure for years to come. Award-winning sports photographer Andy Hooper was given unprecedented access by the Club to bring together this incredible collection of photographs, and together they form a beautiful testament of what it meant to go to a game and be among the fans at this historic stadium.
Lee Clayton is the Head of Sport for the Daily Mail and MailOnline, and a life-long West Ham supporter. Andy Hooper is a five times winner of the UK Sports Photographer of the Year competition who has been documenting major sporting events across the globe and photographing many of the world's greatest athletes for 20 years. After studying photography at Salisbury Art College he pursued his passion for sport, rising to the position of chief sports photographer at The Daily Mail and MailOnline.