Results tagged “Frederic Piquionne”
Goals from substitutes Carlton Cole and Frederic Piquionne made Sam Allardyce a happy man as West Ham's impressive away form this season continued at Coventry.
Saturday's 2-1 win over the Midlands' side kept the Hammers in second spot in the Championship and gave Allardyce a boost as he plans the next phase of the campaign.
West Ham United have launched an investigation into allegations that the families of two of its players were subject to racial abuse during last Saturday's 4-2 defeat by Manchester United.
The families of strikers Victor Obinna and Frederic Piquionne were allegedly abused by West Ham supporters, although details of what was said have not been released.
West Ham manager Avram Grant branded Frederic Piquionne's sending off at Everton as a "joke" as his side were held to a draw that did little to ease their perilous league position.
The Irons boss was left fuming after the striker was shown a second yellow card for celebrating his 84th minute goal with the travelling fans.
It had to happen eventually - West Ham have beaten a Premier League team at last this season.
Unfortunately for the Irons' league position the win came in the Carling Cup, but at least it's a step in the right direction after a dismal opening few weeks to the campaign.