The Hammers opened the campaign with three Premier League defeats, but have since followed victory over Huddersfield with a gutsy draw at West Brom.
Slaven Bilic's men now host the struggling Trotters as they embark upon a Cup campaign in which they will look to end a 28-year wait for major honours.
The Hammers are competing on three fronts this term, and will not underestimate the importance of the League Cup. At the start of the season, co-chairman David Sullivan said: "Any one of [the trophies] would please the board – but you have to think you can win anything and on our day we can beat anybody.”
Tottenham's match against Barnsley at Wembley leads our coverage, and we'll bring you live scores and updates from across Tuesday's League Cup action.
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