James Collins has suggested that West Ham winger Manuel Lanzini scored a “great” penalty against Chelsea.

The Hammers secured a memorable 3-2 victory against the Blues in the Premier League clash at the London Stadium on Saturday.

Lanzini was given a start by David Moyes after he impressed in the cameo roles in the previous two games.

He scored from the spot in the 40th minute after some sloppy defending from the visitors.

Collins said on BBC Radio 5: “That’s a great penalty.

“I was wondering if David Moyes was going to bring Mark Noble on but after the last episode, maybe not…A sloppy Chelsea team were playing out from the back and it’s led to the goal.”

Clear penalty

Jorginho passed the ball to Edouard Mendy but he was quickly put under pressure immediately by Jarrod Bowen.

The keeper then clumsily put Bowen down in the box.

Lanzini, who was arguably the most creative spark for his side in the first half, cooly slotted home.

It was the Argentine’s third goal of the season, and he justified the faith shown on him by Moyes.

Chelsea enjoyed a lion share of possession but West Ham did get a chance to crawl back into the game.

However, a superb goal from Mason Mount gave the Blues the lead again. Bowen restored parity in the 56th minute for the home side.

Arthur Masuaku, who came on for injured Ben Johnson, scored the winner for West Ham in the 87th minute.

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