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Soucek saves West Ham with a draw

Mon 28 December 2020 | 10:35

The West Ham player was able to prevent their defeat to Brighton with a late goal in their opponent’s target.

West Ham


Tomas Soucek

, helped his team to earn a point after his late goal in their 2-2 draw with


. Before Hammers scoring the equalizer, Brighton took the lead with a goal scored by

Neal Maupay

in the first-half. Later

Ben Johnson

scored the first goal for Hammers, which was followed by

Lewis Dunk

goal to once again give the lead to Brighton, but the celebration for the team did not last when Tomas Soucek scored the last goal of the game on the final eight minutes of the match.

In the first-half Brighton had better chances to score as Hammers seemed to allow their rivals to pass around the ball without pressuring them, but West Ham turned the tables around when they took charge of the ball in the second-half.

Brighton started their first attempt toward West Ham’s target with a shot by

Danny Welbeck

but failed to score until

Declan Rice

’s attempt to move away the ball from West Ham's target put it at the feet of their rivals opponent, Neal Maupay, to score the first goal of the match. The first attempt for West Ham started in the second-half with


’s header but they didn’t get to score a goal until Johnson’s intervention in the 60th minute.

source: SportMob