West Ham will again be without Jack Wilshere for Saturday’s Premier League visit of Watford. The injury-jinxed midfielder has an ankle problem which has forced him to miss the Hammers’ last three matches.
Striker Lucas Perez could return from a foot injury, but asides Wilshere, Marko Arnautovic, Andriy Yarmolenko, Manuel Lanzini, Ryan Fredericks, Carlos Sanchez and Winston Reid remain sidelined.
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Either Andy Carroll or Michail Antonio will start in attack alongside Javier Hernandez, with Manuel Pellegrini likely to limit his changes, having seen his side win their last four outings.
West Ham won 2-0 when the pair last February at the London Stadium, with Hernandez and Arnautovic on the scoresheet.