Argentina's injured midfielder Manuel Lanzini has been released from their Olympic squad and is set to fly back to his Premier League club West Ham United in London, the Argentine FA have said.
Boca Juniors star Cristian Pavon will receive the call-up in place of the ex-River Plate star, who was forced out with a problem sustained against Colombia
Andy Carroll took to Instagram to show off a gigantic koi carp he caught fishing on West Ham's Austrian pre-season camp. Carroll was joined by Havard Nordtveit who fished in his underwear.
The trial of a man accused of a Christmas hamper con which saw West Ham players lose thousands of pounds is abandoned.
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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