Maiga bags brace for West Ham

Modibo Maiga scored twice as West Ham ended their tour of Germany with a 3-0 win over newly-promoted Bundesliga outfit Eintracht Braunschweig.

Last Updated: 29/07/13 at 16:42 Post Comment

Modibo Maiga: Scored twice as West Ham beat Eintracht Braunschweig

Modibo Maiga: Scored twice as West Ham beat Eintracht Braunschweig

Maiga put Sam Allardyce's side ahead in bizarre circumstances after 22 minutes when Ermin Bicakcic's attempted clearance hit the forward and looped in over stranded goalkeeper Daniel Davan.

Maiga then set up the second for Mohamed Diame to score with a backheeled finish in the 42nd minute before scoring his second and West Ham's third of the afternoon a minute before half-time when he latched onto a wayward backpass to round Davan and score.

Related News

Most Commented

Readers' Comments

I

was there, it was embarrassing - the team looked totally unbalanced from the off, the defence was woeful and when Mikel came off injured it got even worse with nobody in front of them. Up front on several occasions we had opportunities and nobody would shoot - it was a complete farse! On the back of Salah's performance I'm glad there is talk of getting shot...

Fly1ngh1gh
Cup defeat shames Mourinho

G

reat to see Tommy Rosicky getting some love. A wonderful player. Such a pity we lost so long to injury. I was so excited when we signed him, this resurgence only makes the absences seem more of a lost opportunity.

cheshire-gooner
16 Conclusions: FA Cup Fourth Round Weekend

A

pparently Chiles has blamed Twitter trolls for his exit. Proof that even the worst things can get great results at times.

cheshire-gooner
Adrian Chiles to leave ITV

Footer 365

Gary Lineker could host BT Sport's Champions League coverage

Gary Lineker has held talks with BT Sport about presenting their Champions League coverage next season.

Contract news: Robin van Persie unsure if he will be offered new Manchester United deal

Robin van Persie says he has no idea if he will be offered a new contract at Manchester United.

Manchester United U21s beat Liverpool 2-1 as Victor Valdes makes first appearance for the club

Goals from Nick Powell and Paddy McNair gave Manchester United's U21 side victory over Liverpool at Leigh Sports Village.

Mail Box

The Problem With FA Cup Shocks...

...is that the draw for the next round is pretty shocking. Blackburn v Stoke, anybody? We also have mails on LVG and ManUnited, who drew plenty under Fergie...

You're Man Utd, For Crying Out Loud!

Defending a 0-0 draw with Cambridge on the grounds that other teams lost to lower-league opposition is not befitting of Man United. We're inclined to agree with Mailboxers...

© 2015 Sky Ltd. All Rights Reserved A Sky Sports Digital Media company