Video: West Ham win second game in which Emenike has started

BLACKBURN, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 21: Emmanuel Emenike of West Ham United scores his team's fourth goal during The Emirates FA Cup fifth round match between Blackburn Rovers and West Ham United at Ewood park on February 21, 2016 in Blackburn, England. (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)

West Ham beat Sunderland 1-0 at Upton Park to move into 5th place in the Premier League.

Michail Antonio scored the only goal of the game with a powerful shot from just inside the penalty area that found the bottom corner.

Emmanuel Emenike started his second consecutive game but he failed to replicate the same performance he gave against Blackburn.

To be fair Emenike did not receive the best service and was at times left isolated upfront

West Ham have now won both games with Emenike starting for his new side. The Nigerian international joined on a six-month move last month from Fenerbahce.

The Hammers have now gone 13 games unbeaten at home and are just six points off a top four spot.

West Ham 1-0 Sunderland

Stadium: Upton Park

Kick-Off: 12:45 GMT

West Ham predicted lineup
Adrián, Sam Byram, James Collins, Aaron Cresswell, Angelo Ogbonna, Michail Antonio, Cheikhou Kouyaté, Manuel Lanzini, Mark Noble, Dimitri Payet, Emmanuel Emenike

Subs: Randolph (GK), Henry, Oxford, Song, Obiang, Moses, Carroll

Manager: Slaven Bilic

Sunderland predicted lineup
Vito Mannone, Jan Kirchhoff, Lamine Koné, John O’Shea, Patrick van Aanholt, DeAndre Yedlin, Lee Cattermole, Wahbi Khazri, Yann M’Vila, Jermain Defoe, Dame N’Doye

Subs: Pickford (GK), Jones, Rodwell, Kaboul, Toivonen, Larsson, Borini

Manager: Sam Allardyce

Goals: Antonio

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