West Ham United still have to fear relegation from the Premier League. The team from London went without a chance to wriggle out against champion Manchester City: 1-4.
Pablo Zabaleta gets a pat on his ball from Yaya Touré.
The Hammers are fifteenth with 35 points, number eighteen Southampton with three matches to play but three points less.
Leroy Sané put City already after thirteen minutes ahead. Pablo Zabaleta (ex-City) doubled that advantage even by an own goal. The Argentine drew this unintentionally for the hundredth competitietreffer this season from his old club.
Just before half-time was West Ham back in the contest through a brilliant free-kick from Aaron Cresswell. In the second half took the team of coach Pep Guardiola back away through goals scored by the Brazilians, Gabriel, Jesus and Fernandinho.
By the four hits came at Manchester City on 102 competitiedoelpunten in the Premier League. The record is 103 hits in one season, Chelsea from the 2009-2010 season. Also the puntenrecord of Chelsea from 2004-2005 95 has City with 93 points up for grabs.