Premier League
Brighton & Hove Albion 2-2 West Ham United 

Wednesday, 2nd January 2019
by Staff Writer

A Marko Arnautovic brace saved a point for Manuel Pellegrini's below-par Hammers against Brighton at the Olympic Stadium tonight.

Two down to goals from Dale Stephens and Shane Duffy, the Austrian stepped up to score twice within the space of just two minutes to save a point for West Ham on the night the club recorded its latest attendance record (of 59,870).

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And his brace ensured West Ham remained above Brighton and in the top half of the Premier League. We'll have a full match report for you soon...

West Ham Utd: Fabianski, Zabaleta, Diop, Ogbonna, Cresswell, Obiang (Noble 63), Rice, Snodgrass (Antonio 63), Anderson, Arnautovic, Carroll (Perez 46).

Subs not used: Adrian, Masuaku, Nasri, Diangana.

Goals: Arnautovic (66, 68).

Brighton & Hove Albion: Button, Montoya, Dunk, Duffy, Bernardo (Bong 73), March, Stephens, Propper, Locadia, Gross, Murray (Andone 72).

Subs: Steele, Balogun, Kayal, Bissouma, Knockaert,

Goals: Stephens (56), Duffy (58).

Tickets Sold: 59,870.

Referee: Chris Kavanagh.

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Player Ratings

Lukasz Fabianski

Michail Antonio

Arthur Masuaku

Issa Diop

Angelo Ogbonna

Declan Rice

Mark Noble

Felipe Anderson

Robert Snodgrass

Javier Hernandez

Marko Arnautovic


Lucas Perez
(Replaced Arnautovic)

Andy Carroll
(Replaced Hernandez)

Grady Diangana
(Replaced Snodgrass)

Adrian San Miguel del Castillo
Did not play.

Pablo Zabaleta
Did not play.

Fabian Balbuena
Did not play.

Pedro Obiang
Did not play.

Match Facts

West Ham United: Lukasz Fabianski, Michail Antonio, Arthur Masuaku, Issa Diop, Angelo Ogbonna, Declan Rice, Mark Noble, Felipe Anderson, Robert Snodgrass, Javier Hernandez, Marko Arnautovic.

Goals: Lucas Perez 49 Lucas Perez 54 Michail Antonio 61              .

Booked: None.

Sent off: None.

Brighton & Hove Albion: .

Subs not used: .

Goals: .

Booked: .

Sent off: None.

Referee: Chris Kavanagh.

Attendance: 0.

Man of the Match: Lukasz Fabianski.