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West Ham fans invaded pitch after 3-0 defeat

Burnley's English striker Ashley Barnes trips up a pitch invader during the English Premier League football match against West Ham Unitedat the London Stadium

By the end of the game only club legend Trevor Brooking was still in the directors' box as fans vented their feelings about how the East London outfit is run.

If the West Ham manager needs to try to change things against Burnley then he can look to his bench, where available to bring on are Patrice Evra and Javier Hernandez, amongst others. Michail Antonio and Ashley Barnes have scored in consecutive fixtures after previously experiencing relatively dry spells in front of goal.

Irate supporters continued to aim their venom at the Hammers' board.

Moments later, Chris Wood put Burnley 2-0 up, and the match was interrupted for a second time when another pitch invader grabbed a corner flag and attempted to plant it in the centre of the pitch.

A awful mistake by recalled keeper Joe Hart then allowed Wood to add to the Hammers' woes.

The match, which saw Burnley win 3-0 at London Stadium on Saturday, was marred by a series of pitch invasions, West Ham captain Mark Noble confronting one of the individuals and knocking him to the ground.

West Ham's ageing wing-backs have failed to provide either the energy needed for their role or the experience which should be a given for two players with plenty of history behind them in the game. While the official investigation of the incidents will be carried out by the FA, ...

The Football Association has "strongly condemned" the crowd disturbances during West Ham's match against Burnley this afternoon.

"An emergency meeting has been called with all London Stadium stakeholders", West Ham said.

While the Clarets have had a year to forget so far, they picked up their first win of 2018 last weekend, coming from behind to clinch victory for the first time this season.

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"I was on the touchline looking on to the pitch, trying to get us back in the game".

"You don't want that happening on the pitch at all - it creates problems and safety issues". They have ways of venting that [frustration].

West Ham are 14th in the league with 30 points, three points above the relegation zone.