West Ham welcome Arsenal to the London stadium for the first time and they will hope that can improve their abysmal record against the Gunners, West Ham have beaten Arsenal once in the previous 17 attempts which is awful by anyone’s standards.
Both teams are suffering from injuries to key players which sets up an unpredictable encounter, a fierce London derby is in store as the pair get ready to fight it out for another all-important three points.
Here are 3 important things took keep an eye out for when the teams play. Hit the navigation buttons below to advance through pages!
West Ham are without Michail Antonio & Arsenal are likely to be without Olivier Giroud but despite that it still looks to be a huge contest in the air, Gabriel Paulista is in line to start for Arsenal at right back adding extra height and Andy Carroll will return to the squad following a spell on the side lines.
Carroll scored a quick-fire hat-trick in the same fixture last season which Arsenal fans have certainly not forgot and will be hoping the Englishman doesn’t recreate his antics come Saturday evening.