Tweets of the Week: West Ham fans backing Cole to step up at Norwich City

Supporters think Hammers can take three points at Carrow Road

Each week our correspondent Nathaniel John asks Hammers fans for their views on club matters.

You can join in the West Ham discussion on Twitter @Nathaniel_John

This week, we ask if the fans think Carlton Cole can step up to the challenge at Norwich City on Saturday.

I am not too convinced with Carlton, can he really bring the others in to play like Carroll did? I am going for a 1-1 draw, Noble to score with a penalty – @JimboNorwood


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Cole is up to it, he is not as effective as Carroll, but he will still cause the Norwich back line problems. We will win 2-1 – @JackBowers92

We beat Villa without Carroll and most thought we’d have a decent season before he arrived so why all the doom and gloom? – @jonfoz1

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It will be a 2-2 draw. Cole will get the two goals too, whenever he has a point to prove he plays well – @ConorMaher15

We are good enough to beat Norwich, but it is sad not to see Carroll there because he made such a huge difference – @Matt_Rossleigh

West Ham will win 3-1, of course Cole is up to it, he’s proven that before – @patbulbeck13

I still reckon without Carroll we’ve got the quality to sneak it. Surely Cole will be fired up to try and keep Carroll out of the team – @KwamsMoriarty

I think it’s time for Maiga to be given a chance – @Wildyyyyy

A draw would be okay, I would hope that we have the players to be less reliant on Carlton, we all know his limitations. Respect the point – @niall_mcdonald

Carlton’s attitude and work rate have always been great. He just doesn’t score enough goals – @MrNicholasHardy

I don’t think Carlton can get any worse, it’s time for him to step aside, Andy Carroll is the main man now! Cole offers nothing, I would start with Maiga. I think we will win 2-1 – @dan_whu

Until the last couple of days we were going to have Carlton playing week in, week out for us. I think he is good enough and we should all get behind him. I want us to turn it on like we did against Fulham and get a good win – @Rich_Morbes2

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