Aston Villa boss Steven Gerrard felt poor defending was behind his side’s loss to West Ham, with little between the two teams throughout the contest.Villa were looking for a fourth straight Premier League victory but lost 2-1 at the London Stadium. The game remained scoreless until Andriy Yarmolenko broke the deadlock on 70 minutes. Pablo Fornals doubled the Hammers advantage with eight minutes left on the watch.
And, despite Jacob Ramsey’s 90th-minute strike, the East End outfit held on to take all three points. The result sees the Villans in ninth spot in the standings while West Ham sit sixth.
Gerrard was disappointed with the result but felt Vil …