West Ham‘s 8-0 win over Macclesfield Town in midweek was their biggest in over 30 years, and ought to give them some confidence ahead of the visit of Manchester United this weekend.

José Mourinho‘s side are in something of a crisis after crashing out of the Carabao Cup to Derby on Tuesday, amidst swirling reports of a fallout between Mourinho and his star midfielder Paul Pogba.

After keeping out a potent Chelsea attack last weekend, the Hammers will be confident of capitalising on United’s apparent disarray in the early kick off come Saturday afternoon.

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