Last season had ended in the joy of Playoff victory defeating Blackpool in the final and gaining promotion to Premier League. The plan for 2012-2013 was simple avoid relegation and invest in the squad to compete in the elite division for years to come. High profile names were drafted in including Matt Jarvis, Jussi Jaaskelainen and the return of James Collins and Joe Cole. In addition the Hammers brought in Andy Carroll on loan, a statement of intent by the board and the management. It would prove to be a season filled with high points including some key victories, none more significant as the 3-1 victory over Champions League winners Chelsea. Relive every game and every goal from this rollercoaster season in this comprehensive story of the 2012-2013 season.