'I think the way he supported and loved the club was fantastic and, as well as a minute's applause, I think winning the game would be the best way to say thanks to him and his family for everything he has done for Chelsea. They create a chance, they are ready to suffer and ready to win the game.
Sub Hernandez was on target within three minutes - the SIXTH time he has come off the bench to score against the Blues.
"When this happens regularly and you stay in this position, it means you have problems".
"I'm repeating this many times and I'm getting bored".
"Other teams are clinical". If we're not able to win this type of game, we are talking about what? "We have to improve".
But it was a disappointing conclusion to a miserable week for Chelsea, who were mourning the death of their former star Ray Wilkins.
During a six-year spell with Chelsea, Wilkins played 179 games for the club, scoring 30 goals and handed the captaincy at the age of 18.
Fans of another of Wilkins’ old clubs Rangers unfurled a banner ahead of their game with Dundee
Chelsea fans also applauded throughout the eight minute of the game.
Back in the groove, Hazard provided the impetus for another flowing Chelsea move that saw Willian's shot pushed over by West Ham goalkeeper Joe Hart.
Morata has endured a hard first year with Chelsea and his fortunes weren't improving as he headed over from a corner before having another effort disallowed for offside.
Chelsea were made to pay for their missed chances as Chicharito pounced on Arnautovic's cut-back and fired into the bottom corner to make it 1-1.
Skipper Gary Cahill paid tribute in his column in Chelsea's match programme.
In the end, Hart was a principal reason for the Hammers leaving Stamford Bridge with a point as he tipped over a thunderous Marcos Alonso effort before clawing a downward Olivier Giroud header around the post.