Sunday’s program of the 8th round of the English Premier League offers a duel between Everton and West Ham United. If the Hammers took at least one point, they would follow the record from 2009 in a series of unplayed outdoor matches in a row. Tomáš Souček is again in the basic Hammers line-up, Vladimír Coufal cannot start the match due to injury. Watch the match on Sport.cz from 15:00 online.
Home Everton entered the new year of the English top competition very well. The sixth team in the table holds a balance of four wins and only one loss. Although they host strong Hammers at home, their mutual balance clearly speaks in favor of the home team. Everton managed to beat West Ham in 27 cases and scored a total of 87 goals.
The London team has not been doing very well lately. He suffered two losses in the last three rounds. However, the balance of outdoor matches is still favorable. If the Hammers did not lose, they would equal the record from 2009, when they were able to score in seven outdoor matches in a row.
This match is of special importance for West Ham coach. As a coach, David Moyes spent a beautiful 11 years in 2002-2013 on the Everton bench. It was his first engagement in the Premier League.