Maneul Pellegrini has revealed that he will be without four first team players for a minimum of "four or five months".
Sean Dyche says he expects several of his recently sidelined players to return ahead of Saturday's trip to West Ham.
Numerous fans who hold season tickets in the South East corner of the Olympic Stadium have complained about a particularly foul stench that has been present during recent home matches.
The Football Association have asked West Ham United for their observations on last night's Carabao Cup tie against Tottenham.
Manuel Pellegrini admitted to being disappointed at falling out of the Carabao Cup - but insisted that Saturday's Premier League clash with Burnley was this week's main priority.
West Ham will have to wait until 2019 for another crack at the Carabao Cup after Tottenham won the battle of the reserves in Stratford tonight.
Mark Noble says he was left "hurt and saddened" by the helicopter crash that left five dead following West Ham United's 1-1 draw with Leicester City.
West Ham United vice chairman Karen Brady has been accused of "hypocrisy" by Sunday Times journalist Oliver Shah.
Any witnesses to Saturday's night helicopter crash have been urged to come forward by the Air Accidents Investigation Branch.
Although events have been sadly overtaken since, here's how City fans initially viewed Saturday live Premier League clash...