Date: 30th November 2008 at 8:14pm
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Barnsley’s last visit to Upton Park saw the Tykes trounced 6-0 with a certain Frank Lampard being on form back in January 1998.

West Ham completed a double over the Reds after beating Barnsley 2-1 on the opening day of the season in South Yorkshire.

Here’s how the two teams lined up on January 10th 1998:

West Ham: Forrest, Unsworth, Pearce, Ferdinand, Lazaridis, Impey (Moncur 31), Lampard, Berkovic (Alves 77), Potts, Hartson, Abou.

Subs Not Used: Lama, Rowland, Bishop.

Booked: Moncur.

Goals: Lampard 5, Abou 31, 52, Moncur 57, Hartson 67, Lazaridis 90.

Barnsley: Watson, Eaden, Appleby (Markstedt 31), Sheridan, Redfearn, Tinkler, Hristov (Hendrie 73), Krizan (Marcelle 31), Barnard, Ward, Morgan.

Subs Not Used: Liddell, Bosancic.

Booked: Barnard.

Att: 23,714

Ref: N S Barry (Scunthorpe).