After having played for West Ham United in 1996/97 season in championship, Slaven Bilic returns to Upton park as manager in a season that the Hammers breath the east London iconic stadium’s last air.

After the Big Sam era and playing not an amazing play of football, the owners bring the man who proved to be a great choice to lead West Ham United lads to glory.

A little bit of history is required

Slavan Bilic was one of greatest Croatian national team defender. He was the backbone of Miroslav Blažević’s amazing squad that knocked out Germany and Netherlands to stand in third place of 1998 World cup journey in France.

Just after hanging up his boots alongside his former teammates in Croatian squad Aljoša Asanović, Robert Prosinečki, Nikola Jurčević, and Marijan Mrmić, he took center position as national team coach.

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In Euro 2008 after beating finalists Germany to take the lead in Group-B, Croatia lost 3-1 thriller against Turkey in penalty shoot-outs as they were to finish 1-0 in extra time by Klasnić goal, but at the last moment Semeth stunner escaped Fatih Terim side from saying goodbye to Vienna. In penalties the Turkish side beat Bilic lad's 3-1.

Return of the legend with something special on his basket

After leading Besiktas in two consecutive seasons, West Ham owners cut off their cooperation with Sam Allardyce and appointed their former player as new manger.

Signing the magic man like Dimitry Payet for just an undisclosed eight- figure sum shows the brilliance mind of the Croatian man. Payet has shown his talent and abilities in Premier League from the day he puts the Hammers shirt on. Passing, dribbling, shooting and leading his teammates on the pitch has made the French international the master of Bilic's squad.

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The flowing style of playing of West Ham in this season absolutely created by a talented super form lad like Dimitry Payet alongside speed and creativity of South American player Manuel Lanzini.

Argentinian star, Manuel Lanzini and Italian International Angello Ogbonna were two amazing signings of the season in the Barclay's Premier League.

Wonderful away wins against giant teams like Arsenal, Manchester city and Liverpool proved Bilic's lads enthusiasm in reaching for the European hardware.

Playing such amazing and beautiful football is a key point in one of West Ham’s greatest seasons in recent years.

Admirable performance from players Sakho, Antonio, Tomkins, Adrian, Payet, Lanzini alongside promising and recovering strikerd like Andy Carroll paved the way of Hammers adventure in the premier league’s up and downs.

European nights dream at the Olympic stadium

Now they are in a top six position in the Premier League table and have a great chance to take part in European competitions next season.

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Saying goodbye to Upton park and transferring to London's Olympic stadium could be an impetus for the players to continue their journey in English football.

The Hammers are on the right path. At the start of next season the West Ham fans have an opportunity to sing “Blowing Bubbles” chants at the Olympic Stadium as they start their new journey in Europe. #Soccer