It is Friday already. Here is your lunchtime round up compiled by Dan Chapman.

Why does trouble follow Andy Carroll around? (Daily Mail).

Diafra Sakho is set to earn a new contract at West Ham if he can prove he is worth a pay rise. (The Sun).

Reece Oxford is set to be out for four weeks after suffering an injury in training last week. (Daily Mirror).

AC Milan will try once more to sell Carlos Bacca, with Slaven Bilic still reportedly interested in signing the Colombian. (The Sun).

You can now vote for West Ham’s October Goal of the Month. (

Pundits have said that West Ham fans are wrong to criticise Dimitri Payet. (HITC).

James Collins says he cannot wait to get involved with the team again. (

Slaven Bilic could shake up the attack for tomorrow’s visit of Stoke. (Daily Star).