Parker returns to take on Villans

Scott Parker will return for West Ham in their Premier League match at home to Aston Villa on Wednesday after serving a one-game ban.

Last Updated: 03/11/09 at 14:35

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Hammers captain Parker will take his place in central midfield at Upton Park but fellow anchorman Radoslav Kovac is suspended as a result of his sending-off in the 2-2 draw at Sunderland on Saturday.

Manager Gianfranco Zola has no fresh injury setbacks but Kieron Dyer is still out with a hamstring problem while Dean Ashton (ankle) and Luis Boa Morte (knee) are long-term absentees.

West Ham (from): Green, Kurucz, Faubert, Da Costa, Gabbidon, Daprela, Tomkins, Upson, Ilunga, Spector, Noble, Parker, Behrami, Collison, Payne, Jimenez, Diamanti, Cole, Hines, Stanislas, Franco.

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