Crystal Palace beats West Ham 1-0

Marouane Chamakh scored the only goal to give struggling Crystal

Palace a much-needed 1-0 win over West Ham in the Premier League on


The much-maligned Moroccan striker headed in the winner in the

42nd minute to give Tony Pulis a win in his first home match in

charge and provisionally lift the London club out of last


Chamakh had only scored one goal this season going into the


The former Arsenal forward said ”I hope we can play like that

every week until the end of the season.”

West Ham was coming off a 3-0 win over Fulham but has yet to

string together back-to-back Premier League victories since they

were promoted last year.