Results tagged “Julien Faubert”
It may have taken over two years and 50 appearances but Julien Faubert's first goal for West Ham was worth the wait.
The French defender hit an injury time screamer in last Saturday's 3-0 win over Hull City at Upton Park to break his duck and the former misfit is rapidly establishing himself as a fans' favourite.
West Ham will head to Old Trafford tomorrow night in good heart after comfortably dispatching relegation rivals Hull at Upton Park on Saturday.
Goals from Valon Behrami, Carlton Cole and Julien Faubert - his first for the club - put some distance between the Irons and the others around them in the Premier League's lower reaches.
West Ham squandered a two-goal lead for the second away game in succession as they ended all-square with fellow strugglers Hull.
The Irons salvaged a point with a late equaliser from Manuel Da Costa but should have left the KC Stadium with so much more.
West Ham will enter the fiery cup clash with Millwall with just one recognised striker ready to play.
Carlton Cole is the sole frontman available for selection, as Millwall plot a high-profile upset of Gianfranco Zola's injury-hit squad.
West Ham midfielder Julien Faubert has joined Real Madrid on loan for the rest of the season.
The Frenchman signed a deal with the Spanish giants today, with the Hammers receiving a £1.5million fee for the player.