High-flying West Ham crashed back to earth with a bump as Odion Ighalo inspired Watford to a 2-0 win at Vicarage Road. Slaven Bilic’s side may have beaten Arsenal, Liverpool and Manchester City on the road this season, but they came a cropper against the Hornets.
Ighalo claimed he had opened the scoring in the 38th minute by converting Nathan Ake’s cross, but Hammers defender Aaron Cresswell had actually turned the ball into his own net. But their was no doubting the scorer when Ighalo doubled their lead just after the interval with a clinical strike.
West Ham, meanwhile, had James Collins sent off as their unbeaten record away from home came to a sorry end. Read more