Franco in line for Hammers debut

Gianfranco Zola could hand Guillermo Franco his West Ham debut in Monday night's Premier League clash with Manchester City at Eastlands.

Last Updated: 25/09/09 at 16:46

Franco: In contention for Eastlands trip

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Zola is hopeful that England defender Matthew Upson will have recovered from a calf injury, while Luis Jimenez is also back in training after nursing a thigh strain.

Midfielder Valon Behrami is doubtful, however, with a back injury he suffered in last week's defeat against Liverpool.

Kick-off on Monday night is at 8pm.

Hammers (from): Green, Faubert, Upson, Gabbidon, Tomkins, Ilunga, Noble, Parker, Behrami, Kovac, Diamanti, Dyer, Hines, Cole, Jimenez, Kurvez, Franco.

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Premier League Fixtures

Saturday, 25 October 2014
12:45
West Ham v Man City  
15:00
Liverpool v Hull City  
So'ton v Stoke  
S'land v Arsenal  
W Brom v C Palace  
17:30
Swansea v Leicester  
Sunday, 26 October 2014
13:30
Burnley v Everton  
Tottenham v Newcastle  
16:00
Man Utd v Chelsea  
Monday, 27 October 2014
20:00
QPR v A Villa  

Barclays Premier League

Position Team P GD PTS
1 Chelsea 8 15 22
2 Man City 8 10 17
3 So'ton 8 14 16
4 West Ham 8 4 13
5 Liverpool 8 1 13
6 Man Utd 8 3 12
7 Arsenal 8 2 11
8 Swansea 8 1 11
9 Tottenham 8 -1 11
10 Stoke 8 -1 11
11 Hull City 8 0 10
12 A Villa 8 -8 10
13 Everton 8 0 9
14 W Brom 8 -1 9
15 Leicester 8 -2 9
16 C Palace 8 -3 8
17 S'land 8 -7 8
18 Newcastle 8 -6 7
19 Burnley 8 -9 4
20 QPR 8 -12 4

Updated Thu, 23 Oct 2014

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