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West Ham boss Moyes: To be in ECL final is a thrill

West Ham United manager David Moyes knows his players must be at their best to win on Wednesday night.

The Hammers take on Fiorentina in the Europa Conference League final in Prague.

As they prepare to compete for their first major silverware in 43 years, Moyes spoke about what the game means.

He told reporters: “To be in a European final for any manager is a thrill.

“Whether you're an experienced manager or a young one, one of the goals you set when you start out as a coach is 'can you reach a final?'. Hopefully this is just the start for us.

“I've always said the best years are to come, but I'm certainly enjoying this one and enjoying the moment with everybody."

He then added on his impression of Fiorentina: “I've been hugely impressed by Fiorentina.

“Their form since the World Cup has been very good. They've already had one cup final which tells you they've got something.

“The manager has done a really, really good job in a short time, so a difficult opponent – an Italian opponent is always difficult – and we respect that."

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