Ricardo Vaz Te netted the winning goal as the Hammers won 2-1 but the Seasiders' defender was hardly full of praise for the victors.
He told the BBC: "We were the better side. It was embarrassing at times. They just hoof it long and hope for the best.
"And it's a foul on me for the second goal, so the ref has done us no favours.
"I suppose everyone got what they wanted. Everyone wanted West Ham to win because they're a team from London.
"I wouldn't survive in their team because I'm not tall enough. All of them are eight feet tall."