Classic match

West Ham United 2-1 Chelsea
Premier League
24 October 2001

West Ham United enjoyed a derby day to remember 13 years ago, when Chelsea were sent packing from the Boleyn Ground following a 2-1 defeat.

The Hammers did the damage early on, flying into a two-goal lead with just 12 minutes on the clock.

Michael Carrick opened the scoring on four minutes, before Freddie Kanoute added a second shortly afterwards.

The early drama continued to flow with Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink pulling one back just ten minutes later.

However, that would be the end of the scoring as the Hammers stood firm to register their second win on the bounce.

West Ham would go on to finish seventh in the top flight that season, just one place behind Chelsea.

Complete record - 24 October

1925 West Bromwich Albion 7-1 West Ham United (Division One)
1931 West Ham United 2-1 Portsmouth (Division One)
1936 Coventry City 4-0 West Ham United (Division Two)
1953 West Ham United 2-1 Blackburn Rovers (Division Two)
1959 West Ham United 1-0 Blackpool (Division One)
1964 West Ham United 1-2 Sheffield Wednesday (Division One)
1970 Crystal Palace 1-1 West Ham United (Division One)
1981 Notts County 1-1 West Ham United (Division Two)
1990 West Ham United 1-0 Blackburn Rovers (Division Two)
1992 West Ham United 0-1 Swindon Town (Division One)
1998 Charlton Athletic 4-2 West Ham United (Premier League)
1999 West Ham United 1-1 Sunderland (Premier League)
2001 West Ham United 2-1 Chelsea (Premier League)
2006 Chesterfield 2-1 West Ham United (League Cup Second Round)
2011 Brighton & Hove Albion 0-1 West Ham United (Championship)

Played 15, Won 6, Drawn 3, Lost 6, Scored 17, Conceded 26