Palermo v West Ham United

6 mins - Hammers create the first opening of the game, as good work from Bowyer finds Cole in space, and the striker picks out Tevez, who cuts past a defender on the left and fires in a fierce shot that is tipped over for a corner.

9 - Di Michele's speculative shot from 30 yards out flies high over the bar.

9 - A long ball is nodded down by Cole into the penalty area, but the advancing Bowyer just falls short of the chance.

10 - Konchesky's hopeful 40-yard strike is comfortably held by Palermo keeper Fontana.

16 - Simplicio's low strike from the edge of the penalty area is well saved by Carroll down to his left.

21 - A mix-up between Gabbidon and Konchesky lets in Di Michele, who tries to round Carroll but is denied by a superb stop from the Hammers keeper, who then manages to block the follow-up effort from Diana.

26 - Barzagli booked for foul on Cole.

29 - Tevez's cross from the left finds Cole, who turns his marker in the box and fires in a low shot that is deflected wide. Harewood picks up the loose ball and sends it back into the danger area, but Cole fails to react quickly enough and Palermo clear.

30 - Spector's long throw from the right is flicked on by Collins to Harewood, whose instant effort is superbly palmed over by Fontana.

31 - A corner from the right is only cleared as far as Cole, who controls 12 yards out and fires in a superb effort that Fontana somehow divers round for another corner.

32 - This time, Collins rises high to meet the corner, and Fontana again comes to the rescue to tip over the bar.

35 - GOAL. Against the run of play, Hammers are hit by a sucker punch, as Bresciano's short-free-kick to the edge of the area finds Simplicio, who fires a low shot through the crowd of defenders and beyond the despairing dive of Carroll. Palermo 1 West Ham United 0.

38 - Cole booked for foul on Zaccardo. Corini booked for unsporting behaviour.

Half-time: Palermo 1 West Ham United 0.

Second Half:

48 - Palermo almost add a second, as Di Michele is thwarted by Gabbidon but the ball runs loose to Bresciano, whose left-foot shot from 12 yards out is palmed wide by Carroll.

49 - Mascherano escapes on the break, but his clipped pass to Cole carries too much weight and the opportunity goes begging.

53 - Zaccardo's deflected effort from close range almost deceives Carroll, but the goalkeeper does well to divert the ball wide for a corner.

56 - Spector's cross from the right is met by Cole, who rattles the post with a header, but lands awkwardly to injure himself in the process.

58 - Zaccardo booked for foul on Bowyer.

58 - Substitution for West Ham, Zamora on for Cole.

61 - Cassani booked for foul on Tevez.

63 - GOAL. Palermo strike a killer second, as Gabbidon is dispossessed on the right by Di Michele, who lofts the ball through for Simplicio to run on and chip Carroll for his second of the night. Palermo 2 West Ham United 0.

67 - GOAL. Things go from bad to worse for Hammers, as a long ball forward appears to catch Di Michele clearly offside, but the flag stays down and the striker goes on to slot past Carroll. Palermo 3 West Ham United 0.

68 - Double substitution for West Ham United, Benayoun on for Mascherano and Sheringham on for Harewood.

68 - Carroll booked for ungentlemanly conduct.

78 - Substitution for Palermo, Guana on for Corini.

82 - Tevez's free-kick to the far post is met by Collins, but he can only manage to guide his header wide of the target.

84 - A cross from the left drops to Sheringham six-yards out, but the substitute fires high over the bar.

85 - Substitution for Palermo, Brienza on for Di Michele.

90 - Substitution for Palermo, Dellafiore on for Diana.

Full-time: Palermo 3 West Ham United 0