LIVE: West Ham vs Manchester City

There’s no changes at all for City from the side who downed Porto in midweek, but there is a place for Kevin De Bruyne on the bench following the Belgian’s recent layoff. There’s no spot for new arrival Said Benrahma amid the matchday squad for the hosts – and Manuel Lanzini, who scored that outrageous finish against Spurs to seal the draw, remains on the bench.

Opposite number David Moyes has endured something of a strange start to the new term, now comfortably ensconced in his second term in charge of the Hammers. His side lost their first two top-flight games, then bounced back with two surprise wins while the Scotsman was self-isolating due to the coronavirus. A remarkable last act against Tottenham then saw his side overturn a three-goal deficit to snag a point last time out – and he’ll hope the Irons can pick up a result on home soil again today.

Pep Guardiola’s side ran out comfortable winners in their first Champions League tie of the new campaign in midweek, to make it four games unbeaten across all competitions since their drubbing against Leicester City last month. But the Spaniard will be all too weary of seeing his side’s foot slip off the pedal – and will be determined that they regather their imperious form.

Hello and welcome to live coverage of the 2020-21 Premier League as Manchester City look to back up their winning start in Europe with three more points against a surprisingly resilient West Ham United at London Stadium.

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