Bristol Rovers vs West Ham U21 2017- Martinez brace seals Checkatrade Trophy progress

Toni Martinez’s brace sealed West Ham’s passage into the knockout rounds of the Checkatrade Trophy as they came from behind to beat Bristol Rovers 3-1 last night.

The Spaniard, who had scored a hat trick against Manchester United in a Premier League 2 fixture in October, netted on either side of Martin Samuelsen’s 51st minute effort after Tom Nichols had put the home side ahead almost immediately after kick off.

The young Hammers had beaten Swindon Town 3-2 back in August, with the Robins now set to take on Rovers in a winnner-takes all clash next week. [Read more…]

Video Toni Martinez goal vs Coventry City for West Ham U23- EFL Checkatrade Trophy 2016

A glorious lob scored by West Ham U23’s Antonio Martinez in his side’s EFL Trophy game against Coventry City at the Ricoh Arena on 30 August, 2016. West Ham lost 4-2 in front of a 2,091 strong crowd. [Read more…]