While the Hammers did lose at the Emirates in the Carabao Cup this week, Moyes’ attention will have always been set firmly on bigger things, starting with Rafa Benitez’s side this weekend.
Newcastle are on a nine game run without a win, and the pressure on the Spaniard’s shoulders has grown throughout that period.
Our unique algorithm has predicted the Newcastle side it believes will start the game.
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