Category: West Ham

West Ham: Hammers duo to take the night off

England striker Carroll has suffered from a string of injuries in recent years but is now back fit and will be given the night off to rest up ahead of the weekend visit of rivals Tottenham. Hernandez will also be given a break after featuring in all of West Ham’s league matches so far

West Ham United FC news: Slaven Bilic admits he is struggling to pair Andy Carroll with Javier Hernandez

West Ham boss Slaven Bilic believes it is ‘almost impossible’ to partner Andy Carroll and Javier Hernandez in attack despite admitting goalscoring has been a problem this season. The Hammers welcome Bolton to the London Stadium on Tuesday night for their Carabao Cup third-round clash. Saturday’s goalless draw at West Brom continued an upturn for Bilic

West Ham: Bilic reveals striker will be omitted

The Hammers boss thinks it is “almost impossible” to fit both Carroll and Hernandez into the same line-up as out-and-out strikers. Since Carroll’s return from injury, Hernandez – one of the most prolific strikers in Europe in the past five years – has been shunted out onto the left-hand side of Bilic’s formation.