Sunday 16 Sep
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Team news: Hammers make six changes for Everton clash

Andriy Yarmolenko

West Ham United boss Manuel Pellegrini makes six changes to his team to take on Everton at Goodison Park on Sunday.

Andriy Yarmolenko, Mark Noble, Pedro Obiang, Declan Rice, Pablo Zabaleta and Arthur Masuaku all come into the starting line-up as the Hammers look for their first three points of the season.

Ukraine forward Yarmolenko makes his first Premier League start since joining the Club from Borussia Dortmund in the summer, while Noble, Obiang and Rice team up in a new look midfield.

Jack Wilshere misses out after picking up an ankle injury, while Chicharito (virus) is also sidelined.

Zabaleta returns at right-back, while Arthur Masuaku is in at left-back after missing the defeat to Wolves two weeks ago with a muscle injury.

West Ham United: Fabianski, Zabaleta, Balbuena, Diop, Masuaku, Rice, Noble (c), Obiang, Yarmolenko, Felipe Anderson, Arnautovic
Subs: Adrian, Cresswell, Ogbonna, Sanchez, Snodgrass, Antonio, Lucas

Everton: Pickford, Kenny, Holgate, Zouma, Digne, Gueye, Schneiderlin, Walcott, Sigurdsson (c), Calvert-Lewin, Tosun
Subs: Stekelenburg, Baines, Dowell, Davies, Bernard, Lookman, Niasse

Referee: Martin Atkinson