How the Irons rated


Mark NobleAdrian: No chance with the goals but some good stops 7

Jenkinson: Tried hard to make things happen – they didn’t 5

Reid: Some great interventions in first half – off boil second 5

Tomkins: No better than adequate against lively front line 5

Cresswell: Sliced Murray header for first goal – not his best day 4

Song: Was it his twin who came back from Africa – woeful 2

Noble: All action, hit post and did all you could expect 6

Downing: No impact at head of diamond until too late 5

Kouyate: Tried his heart out and good moments 5 

Valencia: Cracking goal and great finale but anonymous for an hour 6

Sakho: Quiet by his standards but energetic second half 5

SUBS: Nene Hit post looks tasty 6

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Hugh Southon is a lifelong Iron and the founding editor of ClaretandHugh. He is a national newspaper journalist of many years experience and was Bobby Moore's 'ghost' writer during the great man's lifetime. He describes ClaretandHugh as "the Hammers daily newspaper!"

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  • TysonM says:

    Something aint right with Song since his return.It is like he is in a dream world with his mind elsewhere.Dont know what the problem is but he aint with it at the moment.

  • PennsylvaniaHammer says:

    So Song has expressed a desire to stay in London? The way he’s going it will be at Charlton or Fulham at best.

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