We’re 90 minutes away from the Europa League group stages. 

This is how far we’ve come from just a few years ago, but there are still some who would rather us scrap Europa League qualification and instead concentrate on domestic matters.

There is a valid case for that argument, but in my book you can’t pass up this opportunity. It’s not often we get this close to being in a proper European competition and we need grab it with both hands.

Injuries are currently crippling us but there’s no reason why we still can’t comfortably ease past FC Astra at the fourth time of asking.

So with that in mind, here’s a look at how West Ham might line up tonight…