West Ham co-chairmen David Sullivan and David Gold
West Ham United co-chairman David Gold has taken to social networking site Twitter to thank the fans for their support on Thursday evening.
Slaven Bilic’s side got the better of Domzale 3-0 to progress to the playoff round 4-2 on aggregate.
Gold has thanked the West Ham fans to for their support in the club’s first game at the Olympic Stadium.
Sam Allardyce (C) with David Gold (L) and David Sullivan
I would like to thank all West Ham for making our first game at our new home so memorable you made the atmosphere amazing. Thank you. dg— David Gold (@davidgold) 5 August 2016
Cheikhou Kouyate was the star of the show on Thursday evening, as the 26-year-old Senegal international scored twice for West Ham.
Summer signing Sofiane Feghouli added the third for the home team nine minutes before the half-time interval.
West Ham will be confident of progressing to the group stage of the Europa League. The Hammers will also be aiming to finish in the top six of the Premier League during the 2016-17 campaign.
The London outfit have been quite busy in the summer transfer window so far, signing Feghouli, Havard Nordtveit and Ashley Fletcher among others.