1 September 2012 Last updated at 16:49

Sam Allardyce praises Andy Carroll on West Ham debut

West Ham United manager Sam Allardyce praises the immediate impact of loan striker Andy Carroll after his debut against Fulham at Upton Park.

The 23-year old played a key role in two of the goals as the Hammers thrashed Fulham 3-0, with all three goals in the first half.

However, Allardyce says Carroll will not be in the England squad for the World Cup qualifiers, after he limped off with a tight hamstring.