David Moyes are going to be looking to urge one over on one among his former clubs this weekend when West Ham United welcome Everton to the London Stadium within the Premier League.
The Hammers will enter the match in 16th spot within the table, only one point outside of the relegation zone, while Everton occupy 11th position having shown improvement under Carlo Ancelotti.
It was hard to detect much enthusiasm from Evertonians when there was talk about bringing David Moyes back to Goodison Park.
Everton ended up appointing Carlo Ancelotti and Moyes has since returned to West Ham, who are some extent above rock bottom three.
West Ham, who are expected to start out Darren Randolph in goal, have struggled reception lately .
They need to perform against opponents who have won only twice on the road this season.
Everton could also be on the road, but after a series of tough opponents, the Toffees are finally getting an opportunity to require on some lighter rivals. By all means,
Carlo Ancelotti and his men will attempt to make the foremost of this chance .
Add within the current struggles of West Ham, and Everton become even more of a favourite .
The likes of Dominic Calvert-Lewin and Richarlison are in impressive form in recent weeks,
though, and therefore the visitors will definitely feel that they will harm West Ham in Saturday afternoon’s contest.
As mentioned, Everton ran out 2-0 winners within the corresponding clash last season,
while they also recorded a 2-0 victory when the pair locked horns at Goodison Park in October.
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West Ham United vs Everton Team News
Darren Randolph is in line to form his second debut for West Ham having completed a return to the Hammers.
Indeed, with Lukasz Fabianski unavailable through injury, Moyes confirmed on Thursday
that the recent arrival from Middlesbrough was in his thinking for the clash with Everton.
Michail Antonio and Arthur Masuaku are both doubts, though, while Felipe Anderson faces a battle to beat a rib problem,
meaning that Moyes might be forced to form a change within the final third of the sector .
Jack Wilshere, Andriy Yarmolenko and Ryan Fredericks also are unavailable for selection,
but Pablo Fornals and Issa Diop will both be hoping for recalls to the starting XI.
As for Everton, Jean-Philippe Gbamin, Alex Iwobi and Andre Gomes are all still on the sidelines,
while Ancelotti said on Thursday that central defender Yerry Mina was a doubt having been unable to coach in the week .
Seamus Coleman is pushing to return to the starting XI this weekend, while Fabian Delph and Moise Kean also are options for change.
Bernard should again keep his spot during a wide position,
though, with Calvert-Lewin and Richarlison continuing their partnership within the final third of the sector .
West Ham United vs Everton Line Up
West Ham possible starting lineup:
Randolph; Zabaleta, Ogbonna, Balbuena, Cresswell; Snodgrass, Rice, Noble, Fornals; Lanzini; Haller
Everton possible starting lineup:
Pickford; Coleman, Keane, Holgate, Digne; Sidibe, Davies, Sigurdsson, Bernard; Richarlison, Calvert-Lewin
West Ham vs Everton Head-to-head (h2h)
The last time these two met, the Toffees won 2-0.
15 of the previous 18 wins visited Carlo Ancelotti’s men.
Eight of the last nine wins at this venue visited the guests.
In the previous 13 years, just one occasion have West Ham won at this venue.
How to watch West Ham United vs Everton
The match will not be broadcast live in the UK.
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