West Ham are without a few first-team players in Romania, both through injury and also due to considerations being made ahead of Sunday's Premier League home opener with AFC Bournemouth at London Stadium.
Aaron Cresswell and Manuel Lanzini (both knee) are on the mend, while Andre Ayew misses out with the thigh injury he suffered at Chelsea on Monday evening. Dimitri Payet and Havard Nordtveit have been left in London to rest ahead of Sunday's game, while left-back Arthur Masuaku is cup-tied after playing for Olympiacos in the UEFA Champions League qualifiers earlier this summer.
Astra will be without their coach, Marius Sumudica, who has been suspended for two months due to off-field issues.
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