Defoe Included

Jermain Defoe is included in the West Ham reserve team that will face Leicester City at the Walkers Stadium on Tuesday evening.

Also in the side is Vladimir Labant, Brent Rahim, Richard Garcia, and Laurent Courtois, all hoping to press their claims for a first team place.

Team: Forde, Johnson, Labant, Rahim, Iriekpen, Ward, Byrne, McCann, Defoe, Garcia, Courtois. Subs: Ferdinand, Sealey, Britton, McMahon, Mehmet.