West Ham fans are convinced the club is the oldest in the world after noticing a suspicious-looking symbol on King Charles' throne during the Coronation.
The Monarch was officially crowned while sitting on the ancient Coronation Chair, which dates back to 1300s, though its jaw-dropping antiquity and historical important hasn't stopped it from getting mercilessly vandalised over the years.
Dozens upon dozens of names and initials have been carved into the Medieval wood, supposedly by Westminster Abbey schoolboys in the 18th Century who would sneak into the halls of the church at night. But on close inspection, evidence suggests one of them might have been a massive Hammers fan, even though the club wasn't established until the late 19th Century … (semantics!)
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Eagle-eyed viewers were quick to point out there was big cross behind The King's left shoulder, one with a striking resemblance to the crossed pair of rivet hammers in West Ham's crest, much to the delight of Irons supporters on social media.
"We are massive," tweeted one fan. "West Ham fans get everywhere haha," commented another.
"The Queen probably had a scribble. She was a West Ham fan," a third joked, while a fourth added: "This tells me Hammers supporters have been around for Centuries. Oldest club in the world and I'm not having anyone tell me any different."
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The Royal Family aren't particularly into football though it's been said the late Queen had a soft spot for both West Ham and Arsenal (bet she must have really hated Spurs).
Charles is said to be a Burnley supporter, with his ascension to the throne coming mere weeks after the Clarets' were themselves crowned winners of the Championship. How appropriate.
Prince William meanwhile is an Aston Villa fan and has been spotted at Villa Park with his son Prince George in recent years. He's also president of the FA and appears to be the only major royal with anything more than a partial interest in the sport.
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