Ryan Fredericks appearance at right back last night had him commenting that he felt his season only started against Liverpool.
Silva make his 30 minute Hammers debut as West Ham United’s U23s were defeated on a sweltering day at Watford’s training ground on Friday behind closed door as they went down 2-1 in a final pre-season friendly.
West Ham have officially confirmed the signing of young Portuguese forward Xande Silva.
Manuel Pellegrini wants to bring the under 23s into much closer contact with the senior squad and plans to have them training at Rush Green as he keeps an eye on their development.
Andy Carroll insists that “hard training” was the key to an Irons revival which saw him grab to goals against West Brom last night (Rues).
Academy boss had nothing but praise for his under 23s despite despite a 2-0 defeat to Wycombe Wanderers last night as the youngsters progressed to the knockout rounds of the Checkatrade Trophy.
West Ham’s under 23s are having a magical season.