West Ham United were one of the most in-form teams in thePremier League ahead of their trip to face Wolves at the Molineux. The Hammers went into the Wolves game on the back of a four-match winning run. In the end, manager David Moyes and his West Ham United players were unable to make it five league wins in a row with the 1-0 defeat suffered at the hands of their hosts.
The four-match victory run began with the 1-0 win over home team thanks to the second half header from Nigerian-born Italian international Angelo Ogbonna. West Ham United made it two successive winswith the big win over fierce London rivals Tottenham Hotspur. Star attacker Michail Antonio scored the only goal of the game on the way to a 1-0 win at home to Spurs.
West Ham United recorded one of their biggest victories in this season’s Premier League campaign with the 4-1 away win over 10-man Aston Villa to make it three wins in a row. Their most impressive win of the campaign arrived afterwards with the success at home to previously unbeaten Liverpool. The Hammers beat Liverpool 3-2 at home to move from fourth to third position on the league table. The victory handed the Reds their first defeat of theseason.
West Ham United had the chance to consolidate theirplace in the top three on the Premier League standings with a win over Wolves. They could not beat Wolves as they were on the receiving end of a defeat thanks to the second half strike from Mexican international Raul Jimenez.
The loss to Wolves ensured that West Ham dropped back into fourth spot. Liverpool regained their place in the top three with the big win over Arsenal. The Reds ran out 4-0 winners.