An excellent efficiency by Andriy Yarmolenko impressed a resurgent West Ham to claim their first factors of the season with a Three-1 victory over Everton at Goodison Park.
The Ukrainian’s two strikes together with a Marko Arnautovic aim helped the Hammers obtain the victory. Gylfi Sigurdsson scored the hosts aim when the rating was 2-Zero.
The first ten minutes had been cagey however the recreation sprung into life when some neat inter-play between Pedro Obiang and Arnautovic put the Austrian by way of on aim, who laid the ball on a plate for Yarmolenko, who smashed the ball in.
Cenk Tosun missed an excellent likelihood to equalise on 25 minutes however the striker may solely head Lucas Digne’s menacing cross straight at Lukasz Fabianski.
And they had been left to rue that mistake as the Hammers doubled their lead 5 minutes later by way of a second of pure brilliance from Yarmolenko.
The ball fell to the Ukrainian on the proper after Mark Noble intercepted Jordan Pickford’s sloppy go and the winger lower inside earlier than expertly curling the ball into the prime nook.
West Ham followers rave about Yarmolenko’s first-half
Yarmolenko nearly gave Everton a route again into the recreation after giving the ball away in a foul space however Tosun’s scuffed effort was nicely saved by Fabianski.
The Hammers then had one other slice of luck when Arthur Masuaku escaped a sending off after his boot hit Theo Walcott’s head. The defender was solely cautioned for his actions.
But new life was breathed into the contest when Sigurdsson powerfully headed Jonjoe Kenny’s pin-point cross into the internet to make the half-time rating 2-1.
However, West Ham didn’t go into their shell and restored their two-goal benefit when Arnautovic mixed with Obiang once more to fit the ball dwelling on the hour.
Tosun then wasted a one other good likelihood, blazing the ball over on 65 minutes earlier than Oumar Niasse struck the bar with a six-yard volley in a recreation the place the dwelling aspect had been wasteful in entrance of aim.
The Hammers at the moment are out of the relegation zone with this outcome.
WHO’S SORRY NOW?
These West Ham followers could not get sufficient of Andriy Yarmolenko’s first-half