Official statement on Payet and Valencia

payet1Here’s the official statement on the double injury blow on the club’s website:

“West Ham United can confirm that midfielder Dimitri Payet suffered an injury to his left ankle during Saturday’s game with Everton.”

“The France international had a scan on Sunday and after a consultation with a specialist on Monday, it is likely that he will be ruled out of action for three months.”

“Payet picked up the injury following a collision with Everton Payet2midfielder James McCarthy and was forced to leave the field early in the second half.”

“Meanwhile, Enner Valencia’s ankle injury will be assessed by a specialist early next week and will bring a further update on his fitness then.”



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