Chelsea host rivals West Ham to Stamford Bridge tonight for what be an electric London derby.
Chelsea’s +£200million summer transfer spending has made them obligatory title Premier League challengers whether Lampard wants to pressure or not, and two League defeats on the bounce means a win is vital for the Blues – especially with Liverpool, Manchester United and Leicester City all picking up big wins.
As for West Ham, Moyes has defied expectations with a side that sits just a point behind Chelsea after 13 games – and the Hammers will fancy an upset.
With kick-off at 8pm GMT, follow the action on our LIVE match blog.
How West Ham could line up
Predicted XI (4-3-3): Fabianski; Coufal, Diop, Ogbonna, Cresswell; Rice, Soucek; Snodgrass, Benrahma, Fornals; Haller
How Chelsea could line up
Predicted XI (4-3-3): Mendy; Azpilicueta, Silva, Zouma, Chilwell; Kante, Mount, Havertz; Pulisic, Giroud, Werner
Chelsea vs West Ham prediction: 2-2 draw
You would expect this Chelsea squad to beat West Ham, but the Blues’ recent form suggests they are there for the taking – and the Hammers have beaten Chelsea in their previous two League meetings.
Lampard will want a big response and the hosts could easily turn in a big win, but Moyes’ men will fancy their chances of coming away with at least a point.
Chelsea vs West Ham h2h Premier League results
Last meeting: West Ham 3-2 Chelsea (July 1, 2020)
How to watch Chelsea vs West Ham
TV channel: The game will be televised on Sky Sports Premier League and Main Event.
Live stream: Sky Sports subscribers will be able to watch the match online on Sky’s website or via the SkyGo app.
Latest West Ham team news
West Ham will check on Michail Antonio and Fabian Balbuena. Antonio – who signed a new contract on Friday – is battling to recover from the hamstring injury which has kept him out of the last three matches, and Balbuena missed Wednesday’s 1-1 draw against Palace due to a minor knock.
Arthur Masuaku is out following knee surgery.
Provisional West Ham squad: Fabianski, Coufal, Balbuena, Ogbonna, Cresswell, Rice, Soucek, Bowen, Haller, Fornals, Benrahma, Randolph, Diop, Johnson, Noble, Snodgrass, Lanzini, Yarmolenko, Antonio
Latest Chelsea team news
Callum Hudson-Odoi and Hakim Ziyech will face late fitness tests ahead the match.
The wingers have both been sidelined with hamstring problems, but were back in full training for the first time on Friday.
Lampard will run the rule over both players at the last minute though to see whether they will be ready, while Reece James could be rested.
Provisional Chelsea squad: Mendy, Caballero, Arrizabalaga, Rudiger, Christensen, Tomori, Zouma, Silva, Chilwell, James, Azpilicueta, Emerson, Alonso, Jorginho, Kante, Kovacic, Gilmour, Mount, Havertz, Ziyech, Hudson-Odoi, Anjorin, Pulisic, Abraham, Werner, Giroud
Hello and welcome to our LIVE coverage of tonight’s Premier League London derby between Chelsea and West Ham at Stamford Bridge!