Carlton Cole shares his opinion of Dimitri Payet on Twitter

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The Celtic striker and Aston Villa youngster Jack Grealish were impressed with the West Ham United star’s performance against Blackburn Rovers in the FA Cup.

Celtic striker Carlton Cole has taken to social networking site Twitter to express his admiration of West Ham United attacking midfielder Dimitri Payet.

Cole, a former Chelsea and West Ham player, was impressed with the performance of Payet against Blackburn Rovers in the fifth round of the FA Cup on Saturday afternoon.

Aston Villa youngster Jack Grealish was also impressed with Payet’s performance and has made the following post on Twitter:

Payet is one of the best players in the Premier League, and he was superb against Blackburn.

The France international scored two goals at Ewood Park, as West Ham got the better of Championship side Rovers 5-1.

The attacking midfielder’s skills, tricks and work rate were enjoyable to watch, and it can be said without doubt that he is one of the best players in Europe at the moment.

Payet has scored seven goals and created 67 chances in 19 Premier League appearances for the Hammers so far this season.

The former Marseille star has a pass accuracy of 82% and a shot accuracy of 72%, and has won two headers, 47 dribbles and 12 tackles.

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