The Hammers star has been named in Julien Lopetegui's first squad.
The good news for Mike Phelan is that, following Harry Maguire’s return to fitness, he now has 14 fit senior professionals from which to select a starting XI. The bad news is that Hull City have still to sign a first-team player this summer and making it three league wins out of three will be tested by José Mourinho’s Manchester United on Saturday evening.
Clint Dempsey is being tested for an irregular heartbeat and will miss the Sounders’ derby against Portland and the USA’s upcoming World Cup qualifiers.
The Ukrainian winger has recently been linked with a move to Tottenham Hotspur.
Antonio Conte has admitted Chelsea are unlikely to secure his first-choice targets before Wednesday’s deadline as the club face up to the reality that the landscape of the transfer market has changed radically in the wake of the latest Premier League broadcast deal.
The Whites face Forest at the City Ground this afternoon.
Everton take on Stoke City at Goodison Park this afternoon.
New boys Burton Albion have won their second game of the Championship season, beating neighbours Derby County 1-0 at the Pirelli Stadium.
The Dortmund and USA star is being heavily linked with a move to Liverpool.
Southampton and Sunderland will face each other in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon.