West Ham United wins Europa Conference League
West Ham have beaten Fiorentina 2-1 in the final of the Europa Conference League thanks to Jarrod Bowen's winning goal in the 90th minute.
Bowen's goal follows familiar path
There have now been three 90th-minute winning goals in major European finals. All three have been scored by English teams:
1999: Manchester United vs Bayern Munich in Champions League
2013: Chelsea vs Benfica in Europa League
2023: West Ham vs Fiorentina in Europa Conference League
After more than eight minutes of injury time, the whistle blows and West Ham have done it!
It's their first ever major European trophy, and their first major trophy of any kind since 1980!
The players rejoice, hugging one another. Moyes fist pumps towards the crowd.
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