Grant’s inspired side supply the power for the Fergie hairdryerBy Richard Parry
West Ham proved once again that league form counts for nothing when it comes to the cup, as Avram Grant’s rock-bottom side stormed to a resounding 4-0 victory over holders and top of the table Manchester United at Upton Park.
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But as the snow filled the skies above east London, it was a blizzard of goals that sparked Hammers fans into the festive spirit. Goal.com UK looks back on a fascinating night at Upton Park...
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