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Goal! Watch Mark Arnautovic give West Ham an early lead over Newcastle

Henry Saivet’s poor passing decisions leads to fine finish

West Ham United v Newcastle United - Premier League Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images

Most fans were expecting a solid performance and victory over Geordie’s own Newcastle United. A quick start and a bad pass helped fuel that prediction putting West Ham United ahead early 1-0.

Henry Saivet looked to pass backwards towards his defense but instead found the feet of Marko Arnautovic. He would not be denied an opportunity to continue his growing Hammer legend.

Watch the goal here: