Date: 29th October 2017 at 8:45am
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After the fine midweek win against Tottenham, in the League Cup 4th round at Wembley, the Hammers looked on course to be taking three much-needed points against Crystal Palace.

After carving out a 2-0 lead, at half-time, things looked to be pretty rosy for the Hammers.

Javier Hernandez had given West Ham United the lead, in the 31st minute courtesy of a good finish from inside the box.

The lead was doubled in the 43rd minute when a wonderful shot from 20-yards-out, from Andre Ayew, sent the travelling support into raptures.

But, it appears, the Palace manager, Roy Hodgson, gave his side a rollicking at half-time as his team came out fired up.

Palace got back into the game in the 50th minute when Angelo Ogbanna was adjudged to have fouled Andros Townsend with Luka Milivojevic despatching the penalty past Joe Hart in the Hammers goal.

Suddenly Palace sensed they could get something out of the game and Hart was forced into making some fine saves whilst the frame of the goal was also rattled on two occasions.

But, with the game entering injury-time, the Hammers were to be deprived of a much-needed win when, in the 96th minute, Wilfried Zaha found some space inside the box, turned and sent a low shot through a host of bodies and into the net past Joe Hart.

Selhurst Park erupted whilst the Hammers support stood there in stunned disbelief.