Saturday’s game will be the first time the Hammers play at the London Stadium since the crowd trouble that marred what was already an embarrassing 3-0 defeat to Burnley earlier this month – and that defeat is, in part, what makes this game so important for David Moyes‘ side.
Football Whispers uses data to predict teams’ starting XIs, taking into account injuries, suspensions, the statistical likelihood of a player being selected, the competition the match is in, players’ previous performances and the opponent’s style.
And you can also give it a go yourself. Just click ‘create your own’ on the line-up at the top of the page and pick your ideal XI for the game.You can also see each player’s stats once you’ve selected them.
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