VIDEO: Dennis scores 8th league goal in Watford's 4-1 loss to West Ham
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VIDEO: Dennis scores 8th league goal in Watford’s 4-1 loss to West Ham

Dennis Emmanuel has scored his 8th league goal of the season with a beautiful goal in Watford’s 4-1 home loss to West Ham in a Premier League game on Tuesday.

The Nigerian forward opened the scoring inside five minutes to continue his hot streak as he fired superbly into the top corner.

Watford then scored twice inside two minutes just before the half-hour mark to turn the game on its head.

First, Tomas Soucek drew the scores level with a first-time finish before Said Benrahma gave the Hammers the lead after his effort was deflected past Daniel Bachmann.

The visitors extended their lead in the second half as Mark Noble converted from the penalty spot after Bachmann made a clumsy challenge on Jarrod Bowen inside the area.

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But for Dennis it is his 8th league goal in 16 league games.

Here watch Dennis goal

Only three players have scored 5+ goals and provided 5+ assists in the Premier League this season:

◎ Mohamed Salah
◎ Emmanuel Dennis
◉ Michail Antonio

Dennis now has 8 goals, 5 assists in 16 Premier League games – 13 goal contributions in 16 league games.

Tope Adefala

Tope Adefala is an experienced sports writer, editor, and web designer. A former editor at Sportlineng.com. Talks sports with a great bias for Basketball, Tennis, Field Hockey and Football. Presently the media officer of Nigeria Hockey Federation. I have been in the business of Sports communication and marketing for more than 10 years. Not forgetting that I won West African University Games, Nigeria University Games gold medals. You can find me on Twitter @1topham.

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