West Ham United 3 Arsenal 3
The former Newcastle United and Liverpool striker lead a brilliant comeback against Arsenal
The 27-year-old suffered an adductor injury after coming on as a substitute during last weekend’s 2-2 draw at Norwich
Carroll suffered the latest injury after coming on as a substitute in the 2-2 draw with Norwich last weekend
Andy Carroll for England?
West Ham United 2 Chelsea 1
Video: The Independent looks ahead to this weekend's Premier League games
A look ahead to this weekend's fixture at Upton Park
Sam Allardyce, the West Ham United manager, knows that he must minimise the pressure on his players after they dropped into the bottom three of the Premier League on Boxing Day. Their first chance comes at lunchtime today at home to West Bromwich Albion, who are only three points better off.
Newcastle boss wants to keep star midfielder at St James Park
Rodgers claims that he had to sell Carroll in order to get the best from Suarez
The striker will be available for the crucial World Cup qualifiers
1. Lambert can deliver forward passes that Carroll cannot
All the ins and outs at Upton Park
The goalkeeper has made some uncharacteristic errors already this term
England manager will put his goalkeeper under scrutiny as competition increases for No 1 jersey