Andy Carroll is suspended for West Ham's Friday night meeting with Brighton following his red card at Burnley last weekend.
Diafra Sakho is out with a back problem but Javier Hernandez hopes to shake off a hamstring niggle.
Defender James Collins remains sidelined by an ankle problem, and back-up goalkeeper Adrian has been ruled out through illness.
Brighton hope to have defender Shane Duffy available.
The Republic of Ireland international will be given a late fitness test after being forced off with...