There was a bookies on Barking Road, along which sits the Boleyn Ground, who offered the keys to the shop if West Ham beat Manchester City 7-0 and Joe Cole scored the opener last season.
Get the latest team news, odds and stats ahead of the Barclays Premier League clash between West Ham and Manchester City at Upton Park.
Manchester City head to Upton Park for Saturday’s early kick off looking to close the gap on Premier League leaders Chelsea to just two points.
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West Ham are hopeful that Andy Carroll will be passed fit to return to the first-team squad within three weeks.
Sam Allardyce may be on cloud nine at the moment as West Ham sit fourth in the Premier League, but that won't stop him relishing the imminent return of forward Andy Carroll from injury.