Wednesday 01 Jan
Updated Wednesday 01 Jan 17:26
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Team news: Moyes names first starting XI

Angelo Ogbonna


David Moyes has named the first starting XI of his second reign as West Ham United boss, as his team take on AFC Bournemouth on New Year’s Day.

The boss makes a change to his backline, with Angelo Ogbonna returning to the team in place of Issa Diop, who is named among the substitutes.

Robert Snodgrass is also recalled to the team, replacing Carlos Sanchez in the hosts’ midfield, while Mark Noble comes in for Manuel Lanzini.

Sebastien Haller starts up front, supported by Snodgrass, Felipe Anderson and Pablo Fornals, with Declan Rice and Noble also in midfield.

Ogbonna partners Fabian Balbuena at centre-back. Ryan Fredericks, Aaron Cresswell and Lukasz Fabianski complete the eleven.

West Ham United: Fabianski, Fredericks, Balbuena, Ogbonna, Cresswell, Rice, Noble (c), Fornals, Felipe Anderson, Snodgrass, Haller
Subs: Roberto, Zabaleta, Masuaku, Diop, Sanchez, Lanzini, Ajeti

AFC Bournemouth: Ramsdale, Francis (c), Cook, Mepham, Rico, L.Cook, Gosling, Lerma, H.Wilson, Solanke, C.Wilson
Subs: Boruc, Simpson, Dobre, Fraser, Billing, Surman, Stanislas

Referee: Graham Scott