Match Preview: West Ham vs Chelsea

Chelsea travel to face West Ham hoping to maintain their perfect record since the restart.

The Blues have been in fine form of late winning their last five games in all competitions.

On the back of their victory against Manchester City last time out, they will surely go into Wednesday night’s London derby with a spring in their steps.

Frank Lampard rotated his side during the FA Cup tie at Leicester but he will be expected to field his strongest available team this time out.

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Callum Hudson-Odoi has returned to training after recovering from an ankle injury. Christain Pulisic and Andreas Christensen are however doubts for the game.

They are both down with calf and hip problems respectively and will undergo late fitness tests.

David Moyes will be sweating on the return to full fitness of top-scorer; Sebastian Haller, who is yet to feature since the restart.

The French striker has returned to training as he continues recovery from a hip injury.

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Angelo Ogbonna and Arthur Masuaku are also back in the first-team picture and are available for selection.

Chelsea have however found visits to West Ham tough in recent seasons. Out of the last five, they have won just one, drawing one and losing the remaining three.

One the other hand, West Ham are looking to complete a league double over Chelsea following their 1-0 win at Stamford Bridge last November.

West Ham team prediction: Fabianski; Fredericks, Diop, Ogbonna, Cresswell; Soucek, Rice, Noble, Fornals, Bowen; Antonio

Chelsea team prediction: Kepa; Azpilicueta, Rudiger, Christensen, Alonso; Kante, Mount, Kovacic; Pulisic, Mount, Giroud

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