Revealed: Just 27% think West Ham can stop Costa

With Harry Kane having hit a purple patch of form, Romelu Lukaku still scoring and Alexis Sanchez, between strops, banging in the goals, Diego Costa has slipped down to fourth in the pecking order for the Premier League’s Golden Boot this season.

The Spaniard has spearheaded the Blues’ charge to the top of the table with 16 efforts to his name, and with West Ham up this evening he’ll be confident of closing the gap between himself and some of his competitors – the Irons have shipped a not insignificant 44 goals this season, after all.

Although Chelsea boast a range of threats, it will be Costa West Ham’s defence are most likely worrying about as they gear up for kick-off, so we asked fans earlier if they believe the east London club can halt the former Atletico Madrid ace, and just 27% of those who responded think they will…