The 26-year-old striker will miss the match due to an injury, but Gold is hopeful that the Senegal international will be back for the league fixture against Watford at the Boleyn Ground on Wednesday evening.
Diafra is training hard he should be available for Watford. dg https://t.co/85QPPx7EId— David Gold (@davidgold) April 16, 2016
Sakho has scored four goals and created 10 chances in 16 Premier League appearances for West Ham so far this season.
The former Metz striker has a pass accuracy of 61% and a shot accuracy of 45%, and has won 45 headers, 14 dribbles and eight tackles.
West Ham are sixth in the Premier League table at the moment with 52 points from 32 matches.
Slaven Bilic’s side are still in the hunt for a top-four finish in the table this season, but they need to win today’s match against Leicester.