Robbie Savage sticks up for Slaven Bilic

Slaven Bilic, Manager of West Ham United instructs during the Premier League match between West Ham United and Swansea City at London Stadium on September 30, 2017 in London, England.

West Ham United won against Swansea City at the London Stadium in the Premier League at the weekend.

Slaven Bilic applauds his fans at the end of the Premier League match between Burnley and West Ham United at Turf Moor on May 21, 2017 in Burnley, England.

Former Derby County and Birmingham City midfielder Robbie Savage has defended West Ham United manager Slaven Bilic, as shown on the following video on BT Sport’s Twitter page.

The former Wales international stuck up for Bilic following the Hammers’ narrow 1-0 victory over Swansea City at home at the weekend.

Diafra Sakho’s goal in the 90th minute proved to be the difference between the two sides at the London Stadium in the Premier League game.

New West Ham manager Slaven Bilic looks on during the UEFA Europa League match between West Ham United and FC Lusitans at Boleyn Ground on July 2, 2015 in London, England.

The performances of the Hammers against the Swans was not great, but in the end the London outfit managed to pick up all three points from the encounter.

It was Bilic’s substitutions that did the trick. Substitutes Arthur Masuaku and Sakho combined for the late winner for West Ham.

Heidar Helgusson of QPR is fouled by Robbie Savage of Derby during the npower Championship match between Queens Park Rangers and Derby County at Loftus Road on April 18, 2011 in London,...

Former Blackburn Rovers midfielder Savage, who now works as a pundit for BBC Sport and BT Sport, has defended Bilic, as shown in the following video on BT Sport’s Twitter page.

“He has made two good substitutions there and he has won the game,” Savage told BT Sport about Bilic.

"Some people who might not have been to the game are hammering him, I'm not having it!"@RobbieSavage8 sticks up for Slaven Bilić... pic.twitter.com/AJgJr2gQZj

West Ham are 15th in the Premier League table at the moment with seven points from as many matches, just two points above the relegation zone.

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