Date: 4th December 2018 at 5:45pm
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West Ham secured a vital three points at the weekend by defeating Newcastle United 3-0 at St. James’ Park, bringing a halt to the Magpies recent rejuvenation after a slow start to the season.

Victory for the Hammers provides a solid platform to build upon over the course of the busy festive season that lies ahead and Manuel Pellegrini’s side face another clash this evening against relegation candidates Cardiff City.

While the East London side are the favourites on paper, some fans are fearful that the wrong team selection from Pellegrini will cause problems – and plenty have called for Arthur Masuaku to be axed from the side.

After Aaron Cresswell limped off in Saturday’s victory over Newcastle, many fans on social media were fearful that 25-year-old Masuaku would be recalled to the side and pointed out that he has struggled for form throughout the campaign so far.

We have gathered some of the fans’ comments from social media below.