West Ham fans would have been hoping that their side would go into the November international break with more than three Premier League victories.
The Hammers have struggled since moving to the London Stadium at the start of the season, and their disappointing tally of 11 points from 11 matches means they are just a point and a place above the bottom three.
And, for a side that finished seventh in the league last time around, Hammers fans will be hoping for much better when domestic football resumes this weekend, first of all when their side visit Tottenham on Saturday evening.
It could have been a lot worse for Bilic’s men had they not picked up crucial 1-0 wins over Crystal Palace and Sunderland last month, given that they had won just one of their prior seven matches.
However, West Ham fans have had a bit to cheer since August given that their side have reached the last eight of the League Cup at the expense of Chelsea, and Bilic’s side will go to Manchester United in the next round with the hope of reaching the semi-finals.
With the transfer window just six weeks away, Bilic may already be considering how best he can improve his side as they seek to climb the table in the second half of the season, and perhaps push towards the European places.
Thus, here are TWO players that would help the Hammers achieve a European spot this season…