It was a decision that didn’t come as much of a surprise to us all, but still had us angry and confused at what exactly caused the FA to uphold Andy Carroll‘s red card against Swansea on Saturday.

The general consensus is that their decision essentially consents to Chico Flores’ simulation and intent on getting Andy Carroll sent off. Carroll had been a handful for Swansea all game and had won every header against him all game and the only way he was going to prevent that from continuing was to get him sent off.

But, with the FA’s decision comes a huge outcry of disbelief, anger and injustice from West Ham fans, as well as neutral football fans who are upset at the FA’s backing of a Flores’ blatant gamesmanship.

Here’s how Hammers fans, including Andy Carroll himself, reacted to the decision…