Slaven Bilic hopes Payet’s call up to the France squad will boost his confidence for West Ham.
payet has been called up to the squad for their friendly against Netherlands and Russia.
The France international has been exceptional for West Ham, scoring eight goals and assisting eight more.
“He is happy, we are happy – he deserves it,” West Ham manager Bilic said to the Daily Mail.
“France have two very good games and hopefully he is going to play in them.
“He will train there with his friends, with top-quality players and coaches and he is going to come back a little taller.”
Payet has 15 international caps and has scored once, against Belgium in a 4-3 friendly defeat last year.