David Moyes will look to maintain the hopes of European soccer alive as soon as extra as West Ham tackle Manchester City on Sunday [May 15] on the Etihad.

The Hammers bounced again from their Europa League exit with a crushing 4-0 win towards already relegated Norwich final weekend, however now they tackle the reigning and defending champions in a troublesome away day.

Moyes masterminded a win towards City within the Carabao Cup earlier this season and he can be trying to do one thing related right here, however he does have some huge selections to make along with his group choice for the sport.

In purpose Lukasz Fabianski has been the undisputed primary within the Premier League and that may proceed right here, as he seems to show why he deserves the spot.

Moyes is prone to swap to a five-at-the-back system for this sport to include the offensive menace that Pep Guardiola’s facet carry and that ought to see Craig Dawson and Kurt Zouma line up alongside the skilled Aaron Cresswell within the centre.

Vladimir Coufal has been good since coming back from damage and will begin at proper wing again, whereas younger academy man Ben Johnson can slot in on the left to offer good defensive assuredness and a menace going ahead.

Declan Rice will undoubtedly get the nod in midfield as ordinary, however followers could also be upset after they see the return of Tomas Soucek alongside him relatively than captain Mark Noble in what can be his ultimate house sport as a Hammer.

Forward of them Mentioned Benrahma is prone to miss the sport with damage, so Manuel Lanzini ought to get the choose ahead of Pablo Fornals so as to add extra legs within the midfield.

Michail Antonio was in a position to get himself again on the scoresheet towards Norwich for the primary time within the league since New 12 months’s Day and must be stuffed with confidence, along with his bodily attributes sufficient to ruffle some feathers towards a depleted City again line.

Alongside him in a extra central place will little doubt be Jarrod Bowen, contemporary off receiving a nomination for Premier League Participant of the 12 months having recorded ten targets and ten assists within the competitors this season.

Predicted West Ham XI vs Man City: Fabianski; Dawson, Zouma, Cresswell; Coufal, Rice, Soucek, Lanzini, Johnson; Bowen, Antonio

In different West Ham information, West Ham wish to signal ‘high quality’ 22 y/o in mooted £42.5m take care of Euro giants within the race in response to a report.

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Author: Londonlad

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