It started poorly when we conceded the early goal and got worse when Fagan was sent off for a needless shirt pull on Diamanti. One of them, Jozy Altidore, missed a decent chance but when Anthony Gardner fell awkwardly in the 81st minute they had no further options. Most popular.
Faubert was impressive, too. With only one win in the last 13 league matches, Hull must have been short of confidence even before the ghastly early opening goal. For West Ham, the ghost of relegation might finally be starting to fade. Seven minutes into the second half Craig Fagan, already booked for a foul on Scott Parker, gently tugged at Diamanti's shirt, the Italian tumbled theatrically and Hull were down to 10 men.
The Hammers' home record is looking increasingly impressive: Loading comments… Trouble loading? Despite having the most recent Premier League experience of the three clubs, Norwich may have the toughest task. Nevertheless, his composure in the middle of the park could help Almen Abdi flourish further forward. I've said the words 'self-inflicted' so many times already this season. Follow WhoScored on Twitter and Facebook.
If I was telling you that's the way I wanted them to play, it would be my fault. Like Blackpool five years ago, Bournemouth will have their first taste of Premier League football this season.
Hull had little to offer in attack but it was a relief when Cole got the second. You work so hard all week on your game plan, then you're 1-0 down in two-and-a-half minutes and you've got a mountain to climb.
But they can have a decent guess. The French international signed for Spurs on the back of a sensational campaign for Toulouse in 2012-13, earning a rating of 7. Bournemouth base their play around keeping the ball, boasting both the best possession 58.