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01 Feb 2019

LG PERFORMANCE OF THE WEEK: WIMBLEDON BEATS PREMIER LEAGUE WEST HAM IN FA CUP UPSET

The League Managers Association’s panel, comprising LMA Chairman Howard Wilkinson, Sir Alex Ferguson, Joe Royle and Dave Bassett, has determined that the LG Performance of the Week Award should go to AFC Wimbledon for their 4 – 2 victory over West Ham Saturday 26th January.

The experienced and highly distinguished panel has managed a combined total of over 5,500 competitive matches in professional football.

AFC Wimbledon Manager Wally Downes will receive a celebratory bottle of champagne, courtesy of Tanners Wines, and an LG Performance of the Week trophy in a presentation to commemorate the result.

Match Report

AFC Wimbledon stunned Premier League West Ham with a superb FA Cup performance at the Cherry Red Records Stadium.

A double from Scott Wagstaff and goals from Kwesi Appiah and Toby Sibbick earned a 4-2 victory for The Dons.

What a night for everyone connected with AFC Wimbledon, as Wally Downes's men deservedly secured a place in the fifth round of the Emirates FA Cup.

Click here for the full AFC Wimbledon Match Report