Michail Antonio scored twice on his return from harm to fireplace the Hammers right into a 2-1 win on Monday which lifted them as much as fifth place within the Premier League and saved alive their hopes of Champions League soccer subsequent season.
The house aspect took the lead within the nineteenth minute when Chris Wooden was introduced down within the field by Tomas Soucek, and the New Zealand worldwide picked himself as much as drill the ensuing penalty low to keeper Lukasz Fabianski’s proper.
The lead was short-lived as Antonio, who was getting back from a hamstring harm suffered in early April, break up a pair of defenders to attain with a bullet header within the twenty first minute, and he added the winner eight minutes later with a deft end.
The victory lifts the Hammers to fifth on 58 factors after 34 video games, three behind London rivals Chelsea within the race for the ultimate Champions League spot. Burnley, whose winless streak at Turf Moor prolonged to eight video games, are sixteenth on 36 factors.
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