Manager Sam Allardyce has only three fit defenders to choose from, so may opt to change his system at Old Trafford as Joey O'Brien (hamstring) and George McCartney (knee) are definitely out, but midfielder Mohamed Diame is available again.
Defensive worries for Hammers
- Violence erupts outside the Convention Centre, Dublin
- Incredible image shows galaxy being ripped apart
- Man dumped on road after punishment shooting
- Locals begin nighttime checks on pensioners following spate of robberies
- Topless Femen protesters arrested in Crimea, Ukraine
- Oscar Pistorius: Witness receives intimidating calls
Widow wins court battle over late husband's stored sperm
Beth Warren is ecstatic after winning her High Court fight to preserve her late husband's sperm.
Action call over Lawrence report
Stephen Lawrence's father, Neville Lawrence, says the report's findings into possible corruption surrounding his son's case were "21 years overdue".
Three children rescued from car plunging into the ocean
Three children have been rescued from a car after their mother drove into the sea in Florida.
- Parishioners scorched on forehead by holy ashes on Ash Wednesday
- Girl (16) 'mugged and raped' in laneway beside school
- Amazing Spider-Man 2 actor Andrew Garfield visits 'Batkid' in Disneyland
- Fatal fire believed to have started in bedroom of house
- Nicky Byrne gives prize money to Ray D'Arcy listeners, who texted him by mistake
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Old habits die hard: Harry Styles linked to singer ten years older than him
Harry Styles has been romantically linked to Kills frontwoman over a decade his senior.
Beyonce paying €14k to get best hotel rooms ...and her own butler
THIS is where pop sensation Beyonce will be sleeping during her six-day stay in Dublin, all for a mere €14,000.
Trespasser found in Bieber's home
Police in suburban Atlanta have apprehended a woman they say was found sleeping in a bedroom at a home rented by pop star Justin Bieber.
Diaz and friends at cookery class
Drew Barrymore, Cameron Diaz and Reese Withersoon have enjoyed a girls' trip learning the ropes of Italian cooking.
5 Things you should have by the time you're 30...according to Karolina Kurkova
Supermodel Karolina Kurkova is determined to inspire women as she celebrates her 30th birthday.
Directing was great for Bateman
Jason Bateman has revealed the hardest thing about directing was trying to contain his enthusiasm.
Leonardo DiCaprio leads MTV Movie nominations
Leonardo DiCaprio has bagged six MTV Movie Awards nominations.
Girly getaways, Hollywood style as Cameron Diaz, Drew Barrymore and Reese Witherspoon holiday together
Hollywood actress Reese Witherspoon is unwinding with gal pals Drew Barrymore and Cameron Diaz after a hectic awards season, enjoying a girly getaway in Napa Valley, California.
Clapton plans tour retirement at 70
Eric Clapton has said he plans to retire from touring when he hits his 70th birthday.
Model Leah O'Reilly 'thrilled' with birth of first child
Model Leah O'Reilly is getting to grips with her latest role -- as a new mum.