The Irons are hoping to avoid a poor start when Romelu Lukaku and Everton head into the Boleyn Ground on Saturday (Watch live, 10 a.m. ET and online via Live Extra).
Alex Song and Enner Valencia will look to put some points on the board for West Ham.
Longtime USMNT goalkeeper Tim Howard is between the sticks for the Toffees.
West Ham United: Adrian, Reid, Cresswell, Kouyate, Downing, Noble, Jenkinson, Collins, Cole, Song, Valencia. Subs: Jaaskelainen, Jarvis, Nene, O’Brien, Amalfitano, Burke, Lee.
Everton: Howard, Coleman, Jagielka, Stones, Galloway, Lennon, Barry, McCarthy, Osman, Barkley, Lukaku. Fer, Austin. Subs: Robles, McGeady, Kone, Mirallas, Naismith, Besic, Garbutt.