scored again with time ticking down as the Hammers threatened another fightback - but it wasn't to be.
said the identities of the attackers have not been confirmed.
Sam VoKes then scored twice to turn the game around until West Ham flop Maiga
, who had moved to Loftus Road on loan barely 12 hours earlier, climbed off the bench to net a precious equaliser.
was also the man to score the winning goal against Tottenham to set up West Ham's Capital One Cup semi-final date with Manchester City, but it is their form in the Premier League which has everyone at the club looking worried.
said: "Overall there's not much wrong, perhaps a slight lack of confidence.
, having seen a brilliant effort kept out by Foster, got his own back with a lovely low shot which crept in past the England goalkeeper.
Sherwood thought he had made a dream start to life in the dugout when Emmanuel Adebayor put Spurs in front midway through the second half, but Matt Jarvis scored 10 minutes from time and Modibo Maiga
headed in an 85th-minute winner to send the Hammers, struggling in the Premier League, into a semi-final against Manchester City.
Suddenly Sam Allardyce's side sniffed the improbable and the ever-alert Maiga
almost equalised, but Suarez put an end to such thoughts, the report further said.
West Ham United have rejected a bid from St Etienne for their striker Modibo Maiga
, according to reports in France.
On est en train de renforcer et consolider nos positions a Anefis en attendant des conditions favorables a la poursuite de l'operation" vers la ville de Kidal, a declare le porte-parole de l'armee malienne, le lieutenant-colonel Souleymane Maiga
RECENT HEAD TO HEADS in Mali in Nigeria Neutral H-A H-A Mal-Nig 2008 --0-0 2004 --1-2 Fifa rankings Mali 25, Nigeria 52 LAST SIX MATCHES Mali H/A Result FT HT 10/6 South Africa A D 1-1 (0-1) Keita 58 28/1 DR Congo N D 1-1 (1-1) Samassa 14 24/1 Ghana N L 0-1 (0-1) 20/1 Niger N W 1-0 (0-0) Keita 84 13/10 Botswana A W 4-1 (1-0) Diabate 29, Maiga
60, Samassa 77, Traore 85 8/9 Botswana H W 3-0 (1-0) Diabate pen 27, N'Diaye 59, Maiga
77 Nigeria H/A Result FT HT 3/2 Ivory Coast N W 2-1 (1-0) Emenike 43, Mba 78 29/1 Ethiopia N W 2-0 (0-0) Moses pen 79, 90, 25/1 Zambia N D 1-1 (0-0) Emenike 57 21/1 Burkina Faso N D 1-1 (1-0) Emenike 23 9/1 Cape Verde Is.
The agreement was signed by Judge Fatoumata Dembele Diarra, First Vice-President of the ICC, and Mr Soumeylou Boubeye Maiga
, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of of Mali.