West Ham hope to have Andy Carroll fit to face West Brom

West Ham hope to have Andy Carroll fit to face West Brom

West Ham are hopeful striker Andy Carroll will shake off a minor groin problem in time to face West Brom.

Manager Slaven Bilic will also check on left-back Aaron Cresswell's tight hamstring and midfielder Cheikhou Kouyate, who has a dead leg.

Sam Byram (hamstring) and Havard Nordtveit (ankle) are back in contention but Diafra Sakho (back) and Angelo Ogbonna (knee) are long-term absentees.

Provisional squad: Randolph, Adrian, Fonte, Reid, Collins, Byram, Cresswell, Kouyate, Noble, Nordtveit, Obiang, Quina, Fernandes, Snodgrass, Antonio, Feghouli, Lanzini, Carroll, Calleri, Ayew, Fletcher.

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