Crystal Palace 2-1 West Ham: Ayew stunner sinks Irons on Boxing Day

Jordan Ayew's sensational winner secured the points for the Eagles

West Ham suffered a heart-breaking loss to Crystal Palace – a result that leaves us in serious relegation trouble.

Jordan Ayew’s 90th minute winner, which was a rare moment of quality on an afternoon to forget, sank West Ham who had earlier led through Robert Snodgrass’ opener.

Former Hammer Cheikhou Kouyate had leveled for the hosts before Ayew danced through the visitors defence to send Selhurst Park into raptures.

We have a difficult game against Leicester at London Stadium on Saturday before we host Bournemouth on New Year’s Day.

“We need to recover as soon as we can,” said manager Manuel Pellegrini. “We need to play our home game where we are not having good results – we have two games in a row there and I hope we start winning.”

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