Video: Manuel Lanzini's showboating impresses; should he start despite new signings?

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West Ham's Manuel Lanzini displayed his trickery in training today.

West Ham United posted the above video on Twitter earlier today, displaying playmaker Manuel Lanzini's skill and trickery on the ball.

Lanzini, 22, joined the Hammers on a season-long loan deal from Al Jazira this summer, adding a creative spark to the West Ham side.

In his last outing, Lanzini scored against Liverpool and also assisted another goal in West Ham's 3-0 victory, with Hammers fans becoming increasingly excited by the former River Plate man.

Now, Lanzini has again showed his technique in possession during a training session earlier today, scoring a sublime rabona goal ahead of Monday night's clash against Newcastle United.

Now, Lanzini will be hoping to stay in the West Ham side, but he will face stern competition from new signings Victor Moses and Michail Antonio.

Both player are wingers, suggesting that manager Slaven Bilic could switch to a system with wide men. If Dimitri Payet moves to play out wide, Lanzini could have a role as a No. 10 behind a lone striker, with Bilic no doubt considering the 4-2-3-1 system that he used at Besiktas.

The new signings and potential new system make it harder for Lanzini to play, but his skill in training showed just what the Argentine can do on the ball - and Bilic must think about utilising him again despite the arrivals of Antonio and Moses.

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