West Ham United vs. Liverpool: Premier League – Match Preview

Liverpool know they realistically need to win both of their final two games to secure a Champions League spot next term.

They travel to West Ham United on Sunday, who ended Tottenham’s title hopes last weekend.

Manuel Lanzini’s second winner was the difference as the Hammers recorded a narrow win over their London rivals.

Liverpool were held at home by Southampton in a very poor fixture.

James Milner missed a late penalty which would have all but secured a top four birth for Liverpool.

Enhanced match odds

Liverpool to beat West Ham: 6/1 with Betfair*

Liverpool to beat West Ham: 6/1 with Paddy Power*

Premier League form: West Ham United W2 D3 L0; Liverpool W3 D1 L1
Premier League top scorers
West Ham United – Michail Antonio 9 goals
Liverpool – Sadio Mane 13 goals

Match history
Slaven Bilic is unbeaten against Liverpool since taking over at West Ham United and guided the Hammers to a 2-0 win over the Reds last year.

The meeting between the two earlier in the season was an entertaining 2-2 draw at Anfield.

Last five Premier League meetings
Liverpool 2 West Ham 2 – 11/12/16
West Ham 2 Liverpool 0 – 02/01/16
Liverpool 0 West Ham 3 – 29/08/15
Liverpool 2 West Ham 0 – 31/01/15
West Ham 3 Liverpool 1 – 20/09/14

Under 2.5 goals – 21/20 with Bet Victor

Team news
West Ham trio Mark Noble, Cheikou Kouyate and Diafra Sakho have all been ruled out for the remainder of the season.

Edimilson Fernandes and Håvard Nordtveit could both come into the team.

Roberto Firmino is a major doubt after not training all week and could miss out here.

Adam Lallana is expected to remain in the team, although Jordan Henderson is unlikely to be involved.

Expected starting XI’s
West Ham United (3-4-1-2): Adrian; Fonte, Reid, Collins; Byram, Fernandes, Nordtveit, Cresswell; Lanzini; Ayew, Calleri
Liverpool (4-3-3): Mignolet; Clyne, Lovren, Matip, Milner; Wijnaldum, Can, Lallana; Origi, Sturridge, Coutinho


Result: Draw (3/1 with Bet 365)

Correct Score: 1-1 (15/2 with Bet Victor)

Anytime Goalscorer: Philippe Coutinho (2/1 with 888 Sport)

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