Video: West Ham star given straight red for foul on Moussa Dembele

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West Ham defender was given a straight red for pulling back Moussa Dembele, and denying a goalscoring opportunity.

Cresswell barely grabbed the Lyon striker, but any slight contact was always going to prompt Dembele to go down, especially as he knew it would lead to a red card.

Pictures below from BT Sport and Virgin Media.

The red card would have likely changed David Moyes half-time team talk, with the sending off happening just before the 45-minute mark.

This gives Lyon a huge advantage, if they are able to grab the win against ten men, ahead of the home leg in a few weeks.

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