We can work with a lot of confidence after three points at home and a pretty good point here at Stamford Bridge. They failed to take advantage of a four-on-three before West Ham charged down the other end, a sloppy pass from Arnautovic preventing Hernandez from going clean through on goal.
"Coming to Chelsea games as a kid, joining the club at seven and being released at 14, I don't think I need to prove anything, but today I felt I came back and made a statement and I was happy with my performance."
They need to hope for either Tottenham or Liverpool to make a few mistakes along the way, but I would be more anxious about Chelsea's performance.More news: Gladiator armour sells for $96000
Next up for West Ham is a vital home game against Stoke City next Monday, and a win there could be enough to secure their Premier League status for another season.
But on Sunday, with the Hammers trailing 1-0 at Chelsea in the thick of a relegation battle, Chicharito came off the bench and did what he does best: Score goals - specifically in that supersub role, and specifically against the Blues.
Walker thinks that Chelsea needed the fans to step up in much the same way they do in away games.
Thibaut Courtois has made a welcome return to the Chelsea side for a Premier League derby date with London rivals West Ham.More news: Diego Simeone: "Atletico Madrid fans should be proud"
There was an emotional tribute before the game, and after eight minutes of play, to Ray Wilkins, the former Chelsea captain and assistant manager, who died in midweek.
"Chelsea were really good in the first half but we kept it to one".
Hazard again was the catalyst for the next attack, this time playing a neat one-two with Fabregas down the left before cutting the ball back for Morata, whose clever back-heel dribbled wide of the far post.
Joe Hart was also vast as West Ham held on for a point.More news: Blaze At Trump Tower In New York Kills One Civilian, Injures Firefighters
Cahill was overlooked by England for the friendlies against the Netherlands and Italy last month, and the concern for Southgate must be that on days where he is part of a defence that is largely untroubled, there remains a mistake in him.