The Hammers skipper says they have shown they are no longer a selling club and can mix it with the Premier League elite.
Queens Park Rangers and Middlesbrough are due to meet on Friday evening.
Liverpool will look to bounce back from their defeat to Southampton prior to the international break when they take on title chasing Tottenham.
Wolverhampton Wanderers look destined to spend next season playing Championship football again.
Mirco Antenucci has scored four goals in his last four appearances for Leeds United.
The bright mood in the Ireland camp is in stark contrast to the current gloom surrounding Villa Park.
Newcastle take on relegation rivals Norwich City in the Premier League this weekend.
Everton striker Romelu Lukaku has suggested that he wants to play Champions League football.
The Swedish forward would take West Ham United to the next level and help them sign the next generation of top talent.
The Spurs youngster started the Under-21s' fixture against Huddersfield on Tuesday.
The US government dropped its court fight against Apple after it successfully pulled data from the iPhone of San Bernardino gunman Syed Farook, according to court records.
Fears over the UK’s faltering economic outlook have been underlined by a survey showing a sharp drop in confidence among financial services firms, against the backdrop of the Chinese slowdown and the EU referendum.
At 3 in the countdown is a player who surely scored the greatest goal in Leeds United's history.