Hello and welcome to protection of the 3pm kick offs from the Premier League with key video games on the high and backside of the desk.
Our consideration will concentrate on Previous Trafford the place Manchester United host West Ham with either side chasing qualification for the following season’s Champions League.
United are seventh with 35 factors from 21 video games, two factors adrift of fourth-placed West Ham however with a recreation in hand.
The return fixture on the London Stadium in September resulted in weird style when Mark Noble was summoned from the bench to take a stoppage-time penalty, just for David De Gea to reserve it and value West Ham some extent.
West Ham boss David Moyes admitted: “I did not take pleasure in my very own firm for just a few days after that as a result of I believed I might made a horrible determination and I beat myself up about it.
“If you end up a soccer supervisor you need to make choices. Typically you get them proper, typically you get them flawed. This one, on the day, we acquired flawed, however I nonetheless assume my causes for doing it had been the fitting ones.
“It was saved, and if we’re being truthful the Manchester United goalkeeper has been enjoying out of his pores and skin this season.
“He made an important penalty save and I do not assume previous to that he’d made too many penalty saves, so in my very own approach I used to be pondering: ‘Oh good, we have got a draw out of it’. Nevertheless it did not fairly work.”
Nonetheless, West Ham do have already got a victory at Previous Trafford below their belts this season, 1-0 within the Carabao Cup.
“Going to Previous Trafford has by no means been simple for any workforce. So we’ve to go there with confidence,” he mentioned.
“It is a actually large recreation for us, we have got an opportunity to go and present our credentials that we will be difficult among the many high six or seven groups once more this season.
“I all the time anticipate Manchester United to be up close to the highest so I really feel it is an opportunity to indicate what we will do.”