West Ham manager Slaven Bilic would rather win the FA Cup than qualify for the Champions League.AdChoices
Bilic made the claim ahead of the Hammers' third round clash with Sky Bet Championship side Wolverhampton Wanderers at the Boleyn Ground.
His statement of intent will be music to the ears of West Ham supporters, who were angry when previous manager Sam Allardyce fielded a team of youngsters in a 5-0 third round defeat at Nottingham Forest two years ago.
Allardyce was concentrating his resources on a relegation battle but, with West Ham currently sixth in the Premier League, Bilic can turn his attentions to bringing a first FA Cup in 36 years to east London.
Asked if he would rather finish in the top four or lift the famous old trophy, Bilic said: "I would like to win the cup. Of course.