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West Ham boss Sam Allardyce said his side cannot take their foot off the gas after an all important victory at the expense of Norwich City with a 2-0 win at Upton Park on Tuesday evening.
Speaking after the match, Allardyce said: "It's a hard earned victory for us, a very difficult game to win.
Former West Ham player John Bond has died at the age of 79. He was best known as a manager of Norwich and Manchester City but he formulated his early thoughts on running a club at Upton Park.
He made 444 appearances for the club over 16 years, winning the FA Cup in 1964. "John was a real character with a great sense of humour and presence. He will be sadly missed," said Howard Wilkinson, chairman of the League Managers' Association.
• The BBC in Norwich reports that another man from Newham have been jailed for his part in a drugs gang murder in a Norwich car park. Honorato Christovao, 54, was beaten to death after he was lured to the car park in Rose Lane in February 2011.
A dominating display from the Addicks against league leaders Norwich was not enough to stop the Londoners falling to a 1-0 defeat at The Valley on Saturday.
Michael Nelson's first half goal gave Norwich the edge but it was goalkeeper Fraser Forster who was the matchwinner with a string of good saves.
Two teams in blistering form go head-to-head in a match that will give Millwall a true indication of their play-off potential.
Norwich came from behind to beat Hartlepool, keeping them at the top of the table - while Millwall have own a string of games to fix their place in the top six.