Javier Hernández the hero as West Ham beat Huddersfield in seven-goal thriller

Javier Hernández scored twice as West Ham came back from the brink of a humiliating defeat to beat Huddersfield 4-3. Huddersfield, rock-bottom of the Premier League and all but doomed to relegation, were heading towards only their fourth win of the season when they led 3-1 through Juninho Bacuna and a double from Karlon Grant.

But Hernández came off the bench to score twice and shove Huddersfield another step closer to the Championship. The visitors had only scored eight away goals all season before they showed up at the London Stadium. By half-time that tally had reached double figures and just after an hour they made it 11 with mid-table West Ham looking every bit a set of players who have already clocked off for the summer.

Continue reading...

About the Author

Comments are closed.