Sam Allardyce was relieved that key decisions did not cost West Ham after being sent to the stands during the 1-0 win over Barnsley.
West Ham went level at the top of the npower Championship with leaders Southampton as Papa Bouba Diop got the only goal at home to Barnsley.
Keith Hill launched a staunch defense of his footballing priciples following Barnsley`s 1-0 defeat at West Ham.
Sam Allardyce showed he is up for the fight as his West Ham side battled against the odds to beat Barnsley 1-0.
Simon Church struck the only goal of the game in the second minute as Reading followed up last week's win over West Ham by claiming another prized scalp to close the gap on play-off rivals Leeds.
A rare goal from Papa Bouba Diop sent West Ham joint top of the Championship with a 1-0 victory over Barnsley at Upton Park on Saturday.
Papa Bouba Diop's first Hammers goal is enough to see off the challenge of the Tykes