Three West Ham players that need to step up vs Crystal Palace
After picking up three consecutive wins against Burnley, Hull City and Swansea City in December, West Ham supporters would have hoped that their side had turned a corner following a disappointing start to the season.
However, they have followed up those three straight victories with three losses on the bounce, scoring no goals in the process.
A crushing 5-0 defeat against Manchester City at the London Stadium in the third round of the FA Cup last week was preceded by 2-0 and 1-0 Premier League reverses against Manchester United and Leicester City respectively.
With key midfielder Dimitri Payet reportedly saying that he doesn’t want to play for the club, Slaven Bilic will need some of his other key players to raise their game when the Irons host 17th-placed Crystal Palace – and former manager Sam Allardyce – on Saturday as the Hammers look to get back to winning ways.
Here are THREE West Ham players that must step up vs Crystal Palace…