Peter Crouch has to make his mattress after pairing north-west giants in FA Cup

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West Ham into FA Cup fourth round after hard-fought win at Stockport

Craig Dawson’s late header was enough for West Ham as Stockport’s resistance was finally broken in their FA Cup third round tie. The driving rain left the pitch resembling a mud bath at full-time and largely negated the gulf in class between the sides, with Stockport having a couple of half-chances to claim one of the round’s biggest upsets. Stockport showed plenty of resolve, especially at the back to snuff out several Hammers forays, but their attentions will now turn to a return to the Football League as the Premier League side, 86 places above their Vanarama National League opponents, avoided a giant-killing as Dawson headed home from Jarrod Bowen’s right-wing cross.

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