Manuel Lanzini will fly back to London after Argentina confirmed he will not be fit to take part in the Rio Olympics.
The left-back has missed just one Premier League game in the past two seasons but will now be out for a significant portion of the 2016-17 season after sustaining a serious injury
The 26-year-old left-back, one of the Hammers' most consistent performers last term, suffered ligament damage in their pre-season friendly win over Karlsruher in Austria on Saturday.
West Ham have confirmed defender Aaron Cresswell will be out for up to four months after suffering a knee ligament injury.
West Ham defender Aaron Cresswell is ruled out for four months with a knee ligament injury.
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Chairman David Gold confirmed that the Hammers full-back Aaron Cresswell is having scans on an injury sustained after a heavy tackle during the friendly clash
West Ham are facing an anxious wait to discover the full extent of Aaron Cresswell's knee injury after the defender was forced off towards the end of their pre-season victory over Karlsruher on Saturd...
West Ham have revived their £20million bid to sign Italy international striker Simone Zaza from Juventus. A £27m deal had been agreed with AC Milan for Carlos Bacca but the deal fell through.
West Ham have placed an £18million price tag on starlet defender Reece Oxford who is attracting widespread attention after taking England U19s to the semi-finals of the European Championship.