West Ham United will be hosting Manchester City in a Premier League match on Saturday afternoon. Manchester City is in excellent form and currently sits atop the Premier League table with a perfect record. Holding a two-point lead over second-placed East London club, who are also unbeaten.
Meanwhile, David Moyes, the manager of West Ham, is ecstatic with the strong start his team has made in the 2023/24 Premier League season.
Pep Guardiola, the manager of Manchester City, is undoubtedly pleased with his team’s strong start to the season. Since they have looked formidable on many occasions. However, there appears to be some concerning news for Guardiola ahead of this weekend’s match.
Can West Ham take the lead in the league table?
A victory for West Ham could potentially propel them to the top of the Premier League table on Saturday. Even though the odds of defeating Manchester City are slim. The fact that City might be without four key players for the weekend’s match could offer some hope for the Hammers.
As per Premier Injuries, Kevin De Bruyne is to be ruling out for the upcoming match, while John Stones, Mateo Kovacic, and Jack Grealish are all listed as doubtful for the game. This could potentially create some challenges for Manchester City.
West Ham certainly has the potential to defeat Manchester City, provided that each player selected by David Moyes performs at their absolute best. Moreover, Manchester City could face difficulties against an in-form West Ham side at the London Stadium. Especially if they are missing several key players. The match promises to be an intriguing contest.
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