Ben Johnson put in another impressive display for West Ham against Aston Villa yesterday, this time at left-back, and some Hammers fans have taken to Twitter to praise the youngster for his performance.

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Many West Ham fans were fuming when Jeremy Ngakia was let go at the end of last month for nothing.

But it seems as though David Moyes has an even better prospect at the London Stadium in the form of 20-year-old Ben Johnson.

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Ben Johnson (Photo by James Griffiths/West Ham United FC via Getty Images)

The Hammers starlet can play at either right-back or left-back. He is incredibly comfortable in possession, has bundles of pace and possesses impressive positional sense for someone so young.

Exciting talent

Johnson has so much potential and he will undoubtedly go on to be a key figure for West Ham for many many, more years to come.

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Ben Johnson (Photo by Andy Rain/Pool via Getty Images)

Ryan Fredericks has been poor since joining the Hammers on a free transfer in the summer of 2018. And Johnson is surely now West Ham’s number one right-back.

The young starlet made one tackle, one interception, two clearances and three ball recoveries yesterday.

Some Hammers fans took to Twitter last night and absolutely raved about the 20-year-old’s display against Villa…

 
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