FIVE things we learnt from West Ham today

West Ham manager Avram GrantWest Ham failed to finish the week on a high after a 1-0 defeat on Wearside.

Avram Grant’s men failed to replicate their excellent showing in midweek and failed to make any inroads into the home side’s resolute defence. The Hammers had a go for it in the last 20 minutes, but it was to no avail as they lacked that bit of quality in the final third.

So what are the five things we learnt from West Ham today?