West Ham want only a draw from the match in opposition to Southampton to safe a Europa League group-stage spot subsequent season.
A Europa Conference League play-off place is sort of assured for the Hammers however David Moyes has his eyes firmly set on the Europa League going into at present’s conflict.
The Hammers put themselves in pole place for continental soccer following their 3-1 win over West Brom on Wednesday night and Moyes is predicted to belief the identical staff from The Hawthorns to complete the job off.
Darren Randolph was a late inclusion to tackle the Baggies following a knee damage that Lukasz Fabianski picked up within the heat-up.
The Pole is unlikely to be deemed match sufficient to begin at present however his involvement in Poland’s Euro 2020 marketing campaign doesn’t appear to be below menace.
Randolph put in a high-quality efficiency at The Hawthorns and is an ready deputy to Fabianski when required.
With that in thoughts, right here is the staff we at soccer.london count on Moyes to choose on the London Stadium.
Predicted XI: Fabianski; Coufal, Dawson, Ogbonna, Cresswell; Rice, Soucek; Fornals, Lingard, Benrahma; Antonio.
Ahead of the Irish worldwide, the primary-selection again 4 of Aaron Cresswell, Angelo Ogbonna, Craig Dawson and Vladimir Coufla will once more take the sphere.
The midfield axis will see Declan Rice and Tomas Soucek line up alongside each other as soon as extra with an attacking quartet forward of them.
Said Benrahma is predicted to begin on the left with Pablo Fortnals on the proper and Jesse Lingard by means of the center supporting Michail Antonio as the lone striker.
Jarrod Bowen got here off the bench versus West Brom and regarded energetic however after a high-quality efficiency from Benrahma, the English midfielder will nearly definitely need to accept a task as a substitute as soon as extra.
Why must you join?
In every soccer.london West Ham bulletin, we’ll be bringing you the newest breaking information, switch options and remark items, as effectively as the important thing speaking factors for followers.
We’ll additionally ship particular newsletters when massive tales break or there is a particular occasion taking place.
How do you join?
It’s simple and solely takes seconds.
Simply kind your e mail deal with into the field on the prime of this text – or any article on the West Ham part of soccer.london in truth – labelled ‘Get the most important day by day tales by e mail’ and click on ‘Subscribe’.
And that is it, you are all set.
If you determine later that you just not want to obtain the emails, merely comply with the unsubscribe hyperlink in one of many newsletters – however we do not suppose you will need to.
For extra particulars, click on right here.
Southampton might be trying to finish the season on a excessive following a poor current run of kind that has seen them win simply two of their earlier eight matches.
Saints supervisor Ralph Hasenhuttl can have Danny Ings, Oriol Romeu and Jan Bednarek obtainable Scotland worldwide Che Adams might be lacking with a groin subject.
As reported on HampshireLive Hasenhuttl stated: “Che Adams is out. He can’t play on the weekend. He might be out. The relaxation are match.
“It is barely a small one. He might be out for 5 to 10 days. He has the Euros developing so we didn’t need to take the chance. It is barely a small one for him.”