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Wahbi Khazri is no Payet

Sunderland new boy Wahbi Khazri grabbed all the attention for the wrong reasons in West Ham’s 1-0 victory at the Boleyn Ground yesterday. The attacking midfielder, who joined from Bordeaux in January, attempted a Rabona cross but was left with egg on his face when it went spectacularly wrong.

The 25-year-old drew jeers and cheers from Hammers fans in the 87th minute when he accidentally kicked the ball with his standing foot, causing it to trickle out harmlessly for a goal kick. James Collins is pictured on camera trying not to laugh at the Tunisian player after his epic fail. Sunderland fans have accused the midfielder of attempting to show boat when he should have been concentrating on an equaliser.

Dimitri Payet he is not!

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About Sean Whetstone

I am Season Ticket Holder in West stand lower at the London Stadium and before that, I used to stand in the Sir Trevor Brooking Lower Row R seat 159 in the Boleyn Ground and in the Eighties I stood on the terraces of the old South Bank. I am a presenter on the West Ham Podcast called MooreThanJustaPodcast.co.uk. A Blogger on WestHamTillIdie.com a member of the West Ham Supporters Advisory Board (SAB), Founder of a Youtube channel called Mr West Ham Football at http://www.youtube.com/MrWestHamFootball, I am also the associate editor here at Claret and Hugh. Life Long singer of bubbles! Come on you Irons! Follow me at @Westhamfootball on twitter

3 comments on “Wahbi Khazri is no Payet

  1. Needs a little more practice me thinks !

  2. Hippo will drop him for not humping it into the sky and chasing it,
    Sunderland fans should at least give him a chance it was the most entertaining thing their side did the whole match,

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