Reid: We have to beat Brighton on Friday night

Tuesday 17 Oct
Updated Tuesday 17 Oct 06:30

Reid: We have to beat Brighton on Friday night

Winston Reid in action at Burnley

 

It is a little early in the season to tag games as ‘must-win’, but Winston Reid says West Ham United ‘have’ to defeat Brighton & Hove Albion on Friday evening.

Reid relishing battle with in-form Burnley

Friday 13 Oct
Updated Friday 13 Oct 16:30

Reid relishing battle with in-form Burnley

Winston Reid in training at Rush Green

 

Friend will become foe when Winston Reid and Chris Wood square-off at Turf Moor on Saturday - but the West Ham United star knows Burnley are far more than a one-man team.

Carroll: I'd love to play up top with Chicharito

Friday 13 Oct
Updated Friday 13 Oct 11:31

Carroll: I'd love to play up top with Chicharito

Chicharito and Andy Carroll

 

Andy Carroll is convinced he can forge a successful strike partnership with Chicharito.

The England centre forward and Mexico striker have spent 280 minutes on the pitch together since Carroll’s return from injury last month.

Fonte: We go to Burnley full of energy and confidence

Friday 13 Oct
Updated Friday 13 Oct 06:30

Fonte: We go to Burnley full of energy and confidence

Jose Fonte

 

Jose Fonte is in a good place right now.

The West Ham United defender has not only helped shore up the Hammers defence in recent weeks, but also celebrated qualification for the 2018 FIFA World Cup finals with Portugal in midweek.

Obiang optimistic on return to action

Thursday 12 Oct
Updated Thursday 12 Oct 11:30

Obiang optimistic on return to action

Pedro Obiang

 

Pedro Obiang is on track to return to action in Saturday’s Premier League fixture at Burnley.

The Spanish midfielder suffered a muscle injury in the goalless draw at West Bromwich Albion on 16 September, but has worked hard to regain his match fitness over the international break.

Bilic: An enjoyable international break, returning players and Burnley optimism

Wednesday 11 Oct
Updated Wednesday 11 Oct 18:14

Bilic: An enjoyable international break, returning players and Burnley optimism

 

For Slaven Bilic, a month made a huge difference to his mood during two international breaks.

The West Ham United manager entered the September break on the back of three disappointing Premier League defeats.

But after winning seven points out of 12, progressing to the Carabao Cup fourth round and keeping four clean sheets in five matches last month, the Croatian has enjoyed the October break and told whufc.com he goes into Saturday’s Premier League fixture at Burnley full of optimism…

 

Zabaleta: Sakho can make a big impact on our season

Tuesday 10 Oct
Updated Tuesday 10 Oct 11:30

Zabaleta: Sakho can make a big impact on our season

Diafra Sakho and Pablo Zabaleta

 

Diafra Sakho can continue to make a ‘big impact’ on West Ham United’s season, according to teammate Pablo Zabaleta.

The Argentinian has been impressed by Sakho’s attitude and application in training and matches amid speculation over the striker’s future in east London.

Chicharito: We want to qualify undefeated

Monday 09 Oct
Updated Monday 09 Oct 18:00

Chicharito: We want to qualify undefeated

Chicharito wants to finish the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying campaign undefeated

 

Chicharito and Mexico want to complete an undefeated FIFA World Cup qualification campaign for the first time in 40 years tonight.