Some West Ham United fans raved about the brilliant performance of Craig Dawson after tonight’s clash with Leeds United at the London Stadium.

The defender joined the Hammers on loan in October.

At the time, the decision by David Moyes to sign the 30-year-old was met with anger from the West Ham fans.

Dawson’s critics have been silenced emphatically, however.

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What a signing the 30-year-old has proven to be for the Hammers.

He put in yet another top class display tonight against Leeds United.

Dawson marshalled the Whites attackers with aplomb. He headed clear everything that was thrown at him and commanded the backline with a real sense of composure and authority.

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The 30-year-old added yet another goal to his tally as well after heading home from an Aaron Cresswell corner.

West Ham will surely make Dawson’s loan deal permanent in the summer.

The Hammers can make that happen for around £2-3 million according to a recent claim made by club insiders Claret and Hugh.

He has already endeared himself to the London Stadium faithful.

Some West Ham fans took to Twitter tonight and praised Craig Dawson for his superb performance…

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