Andre Ayew has been hitting a rich vein of form in recent times, and is already the club’s highest goal scorer this season. To the add to the brace he scored against Spurs at the Wembley stadium in midweek, here is him producing a top class finish against Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park over the week.
Some good work from Edimilson in midfield, and poor Scott Dann fails to contain Ayew as he runs at the Palace defence, and then smashes one into the top corner of Julian Speroni’s goal Continue reading
Michail Antonio has often been accused of being a one dimensional bull-dozer, and this piece of play for the West Ham winger sees him effectively cost his side two points against bottom of the table Palace.
Antonio has the ball with just seconds left on the clock- just needs to hold up play by the corner flag, but instead passes it perfectly back to Palace so that they launch a counter, and Zaha scores as the Hammers still remain winless away from home in the league. Continue reading
Tottenham’s back three of Ben Davies, Toby Alderweireld and Juan Foyth will not look back upon the second half of their League Cup tie against Tottenham Hotspur too fondly.
The Lilywhites were leading 2-0 before some poor defending saw West Ham score thrice in fifteen minutes, and the trio, chosen as part of a flat back three by Mauricio Pochettino, copped some flak for some lazy defending.
Davies and Foyth played their respective opponents onside for West Ham’s first and second goals (both scored by Ghana star Andre Ayew), and Alderweireld failed to stop Angelo Ogbonna from thumping in a beauty to make it 3-2. Continue reading
This Jose Izquierdo goal vs West Ham saw Brighton’s new record signing score his first goal for the Seagulls. It came in a clash at the London Stadium and was Brighton’s second goal of the game after Glen Murray had headed them in front on 10 minutes Continue reading
Here is Manuel Lanzini’s goal v Tottenham, not a flashy goal by any standard but a defining goal in the race for the Premiership title. It gave West Ham their biggest win of the season and effectively sealed Chelsea as title winners, unless the Blues find some way to drop 4 points in four games against relatively easy opposition Continue reading