Watch Live: West Ham United vs. Manchester City (lineups and discuss)


What a game this should be down at Upton Park, as West Ham United host Manchester City (12:30pm ET, watch live on NBC on online via NBC Sports Live Extra) in a massive game in East London

In terms of the teams news, Manuel Pellegrini has decided to start with an entirely different defense, as City look for their first road win of the PL season.

Micah Richards returns after a long-term injury, while Javi Garcia also comes into the backline.

As for West Ham United, they remain unchanged after the impressive 3-0 win against Tottenham last time out. They don’t have much cover on the bench, but with Noble, Morrison and Nolan likely to flood forward from midfield.


West Ham Untied: Jaaskelainen, Demel, Rat, Tomkins, Reid, Noble, Morrison, Diame, Vaz Te, Downing, Nolan (c).

Manchester City: Hart, Richards, Nastasic, Garcia, Clichy, Fernandinho, Toure (c), Nasri, Silva, Aguero, Negredo.