Norwich City v West Ham United: Premier League – live!

11 July 2020 10:40
Premier League updates from the 12.30pm BST kick-offLive scoreboard: the latest from all Saturday’s gamesHow they stand: the latest Premier League tableAnd you can get in touch with Scott here with your musings 11.35am BST Norwich name an unchanged side from the XI named for the 2-1 loss at Watford. West Ham make one change, captain Mark Noble replacing Chelsea match-winner Andriy Yarmolenko, who drops to the bench. Normally this sort of as-you-were news would be filed under our If It Ain’t Broke banner, but, well, y’know. 11.32am BST Norwich City: Krul, Aarons, Godfrey, Klose, Lewis, Vrancic, Tettey, Buendia, Stiepermann, Hernandez, Pukki.Subs: Rupp, Cantwell, Trybull, Drmic, McLean, Duda, McGovern, Idah, Martin.West Ham United: Fabianski, Fredericks, Diop, Ogbonna, Cresswell, Soucek, Rice, Bowen, Noble, Fornals, Antonio. Subs: Balbuena, Yarmolenko, Lanzini, Wilshere, Haller, Masuaku, Ajeti, Randolph, Johnson. 11.02am BST Let’s face it. Norwich City - and their fans can send gifts of thanks to the usual address if this somehow tempts fate - are going down. They’re on a six-game losing streak, and defeat here this lunchtime will see them cashiered straight back to the Championship. It’s really not looking good for Daniel Farke’s pretty but lightweight side.But it’s not as though West Ham are out of the woods either. They may be three points above the relegation zone, with a far healthier goal difference than 18th-placed Bournemouth, but they’ve lost nine of their last 14 league matches, and the thrill of their recent 3-2 victory over Chelsea is all but gone, after twice shipping the lead at Newcastle, then going down meekly at home to Burnley. Once today is out of the way, two of their last three matches are against fellow relegation battlers - Watford and Aston Villa - while the other is at super-hot Manchester United. They could really do with a result that would relieve a lot of the pressure they’ll be feeling now. Continue readingreadfullarticle

Source: TheGuardian