Southampton are flying at the moment as they have now gone four games without a defeat.
The Saints have also managed to take points off of West Ham, Spurs, Man United and Man City over recent weeks.
The Hammers’ form has been all over the place recently and with the game being at St Mary’s, Ralph Hassenhuttl’s side will definitely fancy their chances.
Adams is flourishing in Hassenhuttl’s system this season.
The striker is also in a rich vein of form ahead of Wednesday’s cup tie having scored three in his last four matches.
He has managed goals against Spurs, Man United and Norwich.
Match preview: Southampton vs West Ham United
Southampton secured a third win in four on Friday as they defeated Norwich City 2-0.
The Saints have now also taken points off of Spurs, Man City, Man Utd and Everton over recent weeks.
The win at St Mary’s lifted them into 9th and ten points off the European places.
West Ham defeat Wolves
West Ham’s hopes of securing European football were boosted massively on Sunday with a win over Wolves.
The Hammers secured a 1-0 over a rival for a European spot with Tomas Soucek scoring the only goal.
David Moyes’ side are now back into 5th place but have Arsenal and Spurs hot on their heels.
Southampton team news
Lyanco, Alex McCarthy and Nathan Tella are all still out of action.
West Ham United team news
Vladimir Coufal has undergone a hernia operation snd will miss the next few weeks.
Angelo Ogbonna, Andriy Yarmolenko, Ryan Fredericks and Arthur Masuaku all remain unavailable.
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