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West Ham team news leaks ahead of Watford match: David Moyes loses key man

Watford v West Ham: David Moyes’ first game in charge of the Hammers

There is just one Premier League game on Sunday with plenty of European action to come this week.

Watford host West Ham at Vicarage Road and it will undoubtedly be painted as a battle of the managers.

Marco Silva has been heavily linked with Everton in recent days, as the Toffees look for a long term replacement for Ronald Koeman.

Meanwhile, it is David Moyes’ first game in charge of West Ham.

The former Everton, Manchester United, Real Sociedad and Sunderland manager replaced Slaven Bilic at the start of the international break.

David Moyes’ selection problems for Watford

As ever with a new manager, there will be plenty of emphasis put on David Moyes’ first team selection.

But, it looks like Moyes has a few problems for the Watford match and the team he will put out is heavily affected.

Andre Ayew, with two goals in 10 matches in the Premier League season so far, has been ruled out due to illness.

Also out is Sead Haksabanovic, who is yet to play in the Premier League so far in 2017/2018.

One player who is definitely on the bench is youngster Toni Martinez.

According to ExWestHamEmployee who’s Tweets can be seen below, there will be three young West Ham players on the bench at Watford tomorrow.

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