Team news: Chicharito set to return against champions Chelsea

Friday 08 Dec
Updated Friday 08 Dec 14:40


Chicharito will return to the West Ham United squad for Saturday’s Premier League derby with Chelsea at London Stadium.

The Mexico striker is back in full training after recovering from a hamstring injury suffered while on international duty a month ago.

Chicharito: I'm close to returning

Monday 27 Nov
Updated Monday 27 Nov 12:48

Chicharito is closing in on a return from a hamstring injury and would love to be involved when the Hammers travel to Manchester City on Sunday.

The Mexico international has been absent since suffering the injury on international duty at the start of November but could return to training with David Moyes’ squad this week.

Chicharito faced many battles against Sunday’s opponents during his Manchester United days and is keen to get back scoring as soon as possible.

Nathan Holland will return stronger – Terry Westley

Wednesday 15 Nov
Updated Wednesday 15 Nov 09:17

Nathan Holland

Academy manager Terry Westley has backed Nathan Holland to return stronger after the Hammers youngster underwent surgery on a hamstring tear on Tuesday.

The 19-year-old midfielder has been in terrific form for West Ham’s U23 side this term, scoring three goals in eight league games to help propel the team into the top four of the Premier League 2 Division 1 table.

Fonte: I’ll return stronger after ankle surgery

Tuesday 07 Nov
Updated Tuesday 07 Nov 13:15

Jose Fonte has vowed to return fitter and stronger than ever after undergoing surgery on an ankle injury on Monday.

Fonte is set to spend a spell of two to three months on the sidelines after suffering the injury in the recent 2-2 draw at Crystal Palace, but is remaining upbeat and wants to return as soon as possible in the New Year.

The Portugal defender says he is in the best possible hands as he faces his first major injury absence in nearly four years.

Team news: Slaven promises ‘strong’ line-up for Bolton tie

Monday 18 Sep
Updated Monday 18 Sep 16:00
Chicharito is set to feature against Bolton Wanderers


Slaven Bilic has vowed to name a 'strong' starting XI when West Ham United welcome Bolton Wanderers to London Stadium on Tuesday evening.

The Hammers host the Trotters in the Carabao Cup third round, with a bumper crowd expected as the two-time finalists bid for a place in the last 16.

James Collins receives positive news from ankle scan

Monday 18 Sep
Updated Monday 18 Sep 14:23
James Collins was injured at West Bromwich Albion


James Collins has been handed a boost with the news that the ankle injury he suffered in Saturday’s 0-0 draw at West Bromwich Albion is not as serious as originally feared.

The Wales international was forced off 13 minutes into the second half at The Hawthorns, after picking up the knock just before half-time and attempting to carry on.