Babel, Aldridge and more: Twitter reacts as Liverpool lose to West Ham

Ryan Babel and John Aldridge takes to Twitter after Liverpool suffer a shock 3-0 defeat by West Ham United

Liverpool suffered their first Premier League defeat of the season after a surprise 3-0 defeat by West Ham United at Anfield.

The Reds fell behind after Manuel Lanzini converted Aaron Creswell’s cross past Simon Mignolet before Mark Noble added a second before half-time.

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers introduced Danny Ings in the second half before Philippe Coutinho was sent off, while Noble received his marching orders shortly after.

But Diafra Sakho sealed a memorable 3-0 victory for the Hammers, and here is a selection of the best Twitter reaction to humiliating result for the east London side.

Former Liverpool forward Ryan Babel settles down to watch the game:

Spurs legend Gary Lineker is surprised to see the Hammers take a 2-0 lead at Anfield:

Former Chelsea defender Mario Melchiot highlights the muted atmosphere:

Manchester City legend Rodney Marsh cheekily suggests a certain Italian could do a job for Liverpool:

Retired Liverpool striker John Aldridge isn’t impressed with the refereeing on show:

And former Manchester United defender Danny Higginbotham agrees with the ex-Liverpool striker:

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