West Ham v Manchester City

West Ham United will be looking to get back to winning ways when they welcome Manchester City to Upton Park on Saturday evening.

The Hammers suffered a defeat to Newcastle United in their last league outing, snapping a four-match winning streak and a first loss in nine games.

That remarkable form sees them sitting in sixth position in the league standings, four points off the top four.

Sam Byram is available to make his debut after completing a move to the club from Leeds United, while Joey O'Brien is fit again after a lengthy lay-off.

James Collins is a doubt with a knock, but Andy Carroll, Manuel Lanzini and Diafra Sakho all remain sidelined.

City, meanwhile, are unbeaten in their last three with two wins and a draw following a defeat to Everton at the start of the month.

The Citizens are just a single point off joint leaders Arsenal and Leicester City and will be hoping for positive results elsewhere and move up to first.

Fernandinho has been absent recently, but will be welcomed back into the fold this weekend.

However, Aleksandar Kolarov, Wilfried Bony, Eliaquim Mangala and Vincent Kompany are all injured and will miss out at Upton Park.

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