West Ham raise the bar with record Premier League points haul

West Brom 0 West Ham United 3
West Ham captain Mark Noble insists the Hammers have set the standard after they maintained their European charge at West Brom.

The midfielder scored twice as the Hammers breezed past the Baggies 3-0 at The Hawthorns on Saturday, recording a club-record Premier League points total of 59.

“We’ve put ourselves under pressure now for next season,” said Noble. “We’re just going to keep trying to win games.

“We’ve got Swansea next weekend, the farewell Boleyn game against Manchester United and then a trip to Stoke.

“The way we’re playing at the minute, we feel confident against anyone,” he added.

West Brom: Foster, Dawson, McAuley, Olsson, Evans, Fletcher, Yacob (Sandro 62), Leko, Gardner (Sessegnon 78), McClean (Berahino 61), Rondon.

Subs Not Used: Chester, Myhill, Lambert, Roberts.

West Ham: Adrian, Antonio, Reid, Ogbonna, Cresswell, Lanzini (Oxford 87), Kouyate, Noble, Payet (Moses 81), Sakho (Emenike 66), Carroll.

Subs Not Used: Randolph, Tomkins,Collins, Byram.

Ref: Lee Mason (Lancashire).


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