We have all heard about the players who break through to the first team and all the wonders that this brings but what about those who get so close yet never quite make it?! Darren Blewitt is one of those players having captained the reserves at the young age of 17, it seemed he was destined for a big career at West Ham, alongside his mate Mark Noble but for a variety of reasons this never quite worked out. Darren speaks extremely honestly about his time at the club and his relationships with the managers he played under: Roeder, Brooking and Pardew. There are many stories here that you will be very surprised by involving these managers and certain players too. Darren recalls the highs and lows of his career finishing brilliantly with the penalty in Mark Noble’s testimonial game. Make sure you do not miss this fascinating interview.