A West Ham fan instructed talkSPORT he cried after watching his beloved aspect beat Crystal Palace to climb into the highest 4 of the Premier League.
David Moyes’ aspect continued their sensible vein of kind as they claimed a 3-2 victory at Selhurst Park to stretch their unbeaten run to eight video games in all competitions.
It was a formidable efficiency from the east London membership, and the sport actually ought to have been out of sight with seven or eight golden possibilities to attain.
And blissful Hammer Paul stated the present staff reminds him of Johnny Lyall’s claret and blue military and the staff that received two FA Cups and the outdated Second Division title within the late 70s and early 80s.
He even stated summer season signing Mentioned Benrahma, who put in a brilliant particular person show regardless of not scoring, reminded him of watching West Ham legend Alan Devonshire.
In a jubilant name on Tuesday evening’s Sports activities Bar, he stated: “I’ve simply seen 90 minutes worthy of a Johnny Lyall staff. Truthful play to them, all 11 had been excellent.
“I used to be in tears, I awakened my grandson, I’m grinning from ear to ear due to that tonight, it was excellent. What an evening!
“I do know we’ve solely beat Crystal Palace 3-2, however to observe these guys put the trouble in that they did… all I can say is all 11 of these gamers had been worthy of a claret and blue shirt.
“Man to man they had been sensible, it was only a pleasure to observe it. Benrahma was like Alan Devonshire!
Sports activities Bar host Andy Goldstein questioned if Paul had truly been watching their 1980 FA Cup ultimate win as a substitute, but it surely seems he wasn’t the one blissful Hammer – Tuesday evening’s present was flooded with calls from thrilled West Ham supporters.
And even ex-Chelsea and Spurs defender Jason Cundy was inclined to agree that Moyes’ staff have each probability of qualifying for the Champions League this season.
“It’s a loopy league,” stated The Sports activities Bar host.
“9 completely different groups have topped the Premier League this season, which is kind of outstanding.
“As a result of the video games are coming so thick and quick and a few groups have performed greater than others, the league positions can change dramatically and it may possibly swiftly appear to be what we’re now – an assault on the top-four from West Ham.
“They had been glorious right this moment, West Ham. I believe they’ll undoubtedly make a cost.”