Highlights: West Ham vs Fulham in Friendly
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Souček climbs higher in the box and his header is deflected over the bar by Rodak. From the resulting corner, Dawson heads home.
Benrahma and Bowen are replaced by Swyer and Mubama.
Benrahma passes to goal, but a bad touch knocks him broad. The attacks fail when Souček shoots wide.
Fabiański comes for the brawl from a deep cross and collides with Ogbonna.
They oasis't had much action since the Hammers equalized but subsequently the hour. There are just over ten minutes left and David Moyes makes his 2d change of the match. Trading Palmieri for Johnson.
Coufal recovers well to cut a long pass to the front, but concedes a corner. The Hammers deal with the resulting set slice and wait to counter-attack, although Fulham win the ball back.
West Ham win the ball at the top of the field and Bowen get to the ball. Good finish!
Fulham are keeping possession well, although Bowen does well to regain possession via a free kicking and the Hammers can work the ball forwards.
Westward Ham laissez passer the ball well down the left and it falls to Fornals, but Rodak makes a good save. Bowen and so lobs in from merely inside the box, although his shot misses inches off the post.
Downes and Souček team up to thwart a Fulham set on and West Ham pull themselves out of trouble.
The 2nd half begins.
End of first one-half.
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The hosts are finishing the first one-half well and Captain Cairney is finding space in the Hammers penalty expanse. Coufal is doing his job well on the right, with Dawson and Downes making some crucial clearances.
The Hammers take a gratis-kick on the edge of the area. Coufal's launch in half and brilliant touch gives Benrahma space inside the expanse. Cruz from him only finds Leno though.
Ogbonna deflects a Fulham cantankerous but it falls to Tim Ream on the edge of the penalty area. The defender tries an ambitious volley and almost hits the net.
The Hammers are moving the ball well and making plays on the right. Souček, Downes, Fornals and Coufal worked on the ball although play was stopped.
West Ham had the best chance which fell to Bowen moments agone, but Fulham also tested Fabiański on occasion. The Irons also did well after Scamacca left the field in the 13th infinitesimal.
This replacement saw Bowen move into a center role, with Fornals switching to right. The number twenty almost opened the scoring too. A beautiful move by the Hammers, as Coufal found infinite on the right. His cross is perfect but Jarrod stumbles.
Fabiański makes a expert salvage from Andreas Pereira and that allows the Hammers to brand an early commutation.
Scamacca has crashed afterwards a collision with a Fulham player and is receiving treatment. He is helped to his feet and is unable to continue. It looks like Flynn Downes volition be replacing him.
Fornals looks to be sitting every bit one of the more advanced midfielders alongside Souček. Lanzini leads Scamacca'south support in a more offensive function.
Fornals passes the ball to Benrahma, who finds Emerson.
Fabianski; Coufal, Dawson, Ogbonna, Cresswell; Soucek, Lanzini, Fornals; Benrahma, Scamacca, Bowen.
Leno; Cordova-Reid, Diop, Ream and Robinson; Palhinha, Cairney, Wilson, Andreas Pereira and Willian; Carlos.
West Ham United and Fulham take met 25 times in the Premier League. The Irons had the best record over the years, winning fifteen games, while Fulham won just four, with vi draws. The last Premier League meeting ended iii-1 in favor of W Ham on October 9 of this yr with goals from Jarrod Bowen, Gianluca Scamacca and Michail Antonio.
David Moyes will non be able to count on the 5 players that were selected by their respective countries for the FIFA World Cup in Qatar: Declan Rice, Alphonse Areola, Thilo Kehrer, Nayef Aguerd and Lucas Paquetá. The quintet is expected to return to training at Rush Green next calendar week. The coach did non have Maxwel Cornet, Aaron Cresswell and Kurt Zouma for the trip to Udinese. Zouma will non be available for Saturday's game at Fulham.
"Super set up. It's been a week since we got dorsum and we tin can't wait to start again. The Christmas menses is always very busy and when the games start they will be every 3 or four days so we have to be prepared for that," said Dan James.
Due west Ham's outset friendly in the middle of the season was against Cambridge United and won 4-two with goals from Jarrod Bowen, Saïd Benrahma and Pierre Ekwah, in improver to an own goal. They and then made a trip to Italian republic to face Udinese. They barbarous behind to a goal by former Watford player Roberto Pereyra but fought back to win three-1 thanks to goals from Benrahma, Manuel Lanzini and Michail Antonio.
On their return to the Premier League, Fulham occupy 9th position. The team has not won for iii games.
16th in the Premier League, West Ham qualified for the next stage of the Conference League. The team comes to this friendly with two sequent victories.
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