25-10-1983. West Ham set the record win in the League Cup by hammering Bury 10-0 in a second round tie on this date in 1983. The record was equaled by Liverpool three years later when they walloped Fulham 10-0 also in a second round encounter.
Tony Cottee scored four, Brooking and Devonshire two each, and Martin and Stewart one each. 10,896 watched the match at Upton Park.
The West Ham line-up: Parkes, Stewart, Walford, Bonds, Martin, Devonshire, Allen, Cottee, Swindlehurst, Brooking, Pike
West Ham defeated Brighton in the next round before losing to Everton in a fourth round replay.
Photo of Tony Cottee: East Ham Bull