Highlights: West Ham United U23s 3-0 Birmingham City U23s


West Ham United U23s eased past Birmingham City 3-0 in the penultimate friendly of their pre-season programme at the Rush Green Stadium on Friday afternoon.

Two spectacular first half free-kicks from Emmanuel Longelo put Dmitri Halajko's side in control before Bernardo Rosa added a third from close range in the second period.

The Hammers defended resolutely throughout and were good value for their clean sheet on a sunny afternoon in east London.

The U23s kick-off their Premier League 2 Division 1 campaign against Arsenal U23s at the London Stadium on Monday August 16, when kick-off is at 7pm.

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