Freddie goes to Hong Kong

FIRST-TEAMERS Freddie Sears, Josh Payne and Junior Stanislas will be among an 11-strong West Ham reserve squad who will take part in the Hong Kong Soccer Sevens. The tournament takes place between May 29 and 31 at Hong Kong FC in Happy Valley and the Hamm

FIRST-TEAMERS Freddie Sears, Josh Payne and Junior Stanislas will be among an 11-strong West Ham reserve squad who will take part in the Hong Kong Soccer Sevens.

The tournament takes place between May 29 and 31 at Hong Kong FC in Happy Valley and the Hammers have been drawn in a group with the hosts, as well as Sheffield and the Australian Institute of Sport under-18s.

West Ham will play all their group games on Saturday, May 30, advancing to either the cup or plate competition the following day.

Glasgow Rangers, Aston Villa, Birmingham City and Glasgow Celtic will also be taking part in the competition.

Alex Dyer's squad also includes Marek Stech, Bondz N'Gala, Holmar Orn Eyjolfsson, Georg Grasser, Oliver Lee, Daniel Kearns, Anthony Edgar and Zavon Hines.