Player Ratings- How the media rated our player performances vs Liverpool (H)

It wasn’t pretty to watch, and it shows in the ratings. West Ham lost 4-1 to Liverpool over the weekend, a result that saw them drop into the bottom three after Everton’s 3-2 win over Watford at Goodison Park on Sunday.

Here is how the media viewed and rated our players- this table is a compilation from five sources- Football.London, the Daily Mail, Sky, the Mirror and the Independent (all ratings out of 10)

The defence, not surprisingly, came in for criticism from all sources. However in the case of Edimilson Fernandes, playing out of position at RWB and taken off at half time for Andy Carroll, the Daily Mail thought he was “West Ham’s best player in the first half” and gave him a 7. None of the other four sources gave him more than a 4. [Read more…]

Video Edimilson Fernandes goal v Kazakhstan for Switzerland U21 2016

New West Ham signing Edimilson Fernandes scored this rather nice goal for Switzerland U21 in their game against Kazakhstan last night.

Edimilson’s goal v Kazakhstan U21 was Switzerland’s third of the night (the Swiss won 3-0) and came on 63 minutes.

The 20 year old, cousin of former Man City player Gelson Fernandes, signed for the Hammers from FC Sion on a four year deal for a reported £5m fee [Read more…]