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Marko Arnautovic wears misspelt West Ham shirt before chaotic finale against Bournemouth

The combustible Austrian scored two late goals for West Ham but clearly the kitman doesn't even know his name

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Bournemouth and West Ham played out a thrilling 3-3 draw at Dean Court this afternoon that is guaranteed to entertain neutral viewers of Match of the Day.

The Moysiah couldn’t wipe his trademark smile off his face

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The Moysiah couldn’t wipe his trademark smile off his face

There were costly slips, late goals aplenty, and centre-backs on the scoresheet — everything you’d expect from a Boxing Day fixture.

However, the whole affair was somewhat tarnished by West Ham’s kitman.

£25million Marko Arnautovic spent the first half playing with somebody else’s name on the back of his shirt…

Try again…

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Try again…

Arnoutovic? Never heard of him…

It’s a simple mistake and probably didn’t ruin the game for any normal people out there but it shook us to our very core.

It reminded us of those knock-off imitations brands…

Iconic four stripes

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Iconic four stripes

Seems legit

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Seems legit

Thankfully, Arnautovic emerged for the second half with a new shirt on his muscular back with his name spelt correctly.

And it seemed to do him wonders as the Austrian scored two goals between the 80th and 89th minutes.

First he capitalised on Asmir Begovic’s unfortunate slip to equalise…

Everything’s under control…

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Everything’s under control…

Oh no…

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Oh no…

Oh dear God!

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Oh dear God!

What just happened?

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What just happened?

Moments later the former Stoke player thought he had grabbed a winner when a rebound fell into his path from a few yards out.

However, Callum Wilson replied with a controversial equaliser in stoppage time.

The Cherries’ forward initially had his header disallowed for offside but referee Bobby Madley reversed the decision and allowed the equaliser to stand.

West Ham were livid and many thought Wilson was not only offside, but the crucial finish came off the 25-year-old’s hand.

The south coast’s answer to Diego Maradona

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The south coast’s answer to Diego Maradona

James Collins had given the visitors the lead with a powerful header from a set-piece.

Dan Golsing and Nathan Ake struck either side of half-time to put the hosts ahead before the game’s dramatic climax.

Still shame about Arnie’s shirt, eh?

“I respect your decision ref, good call!”

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“I respect your decision ref, good call!”

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