Premier League IST (Indian Time), Live Stream and TV telecast: Slaven Bilic’s West Ham United will face Eddie Howe’s AFC Bournemouth in a 2016–2017 Premier League season Week 2 match that will take place at the London Stadium on August 21, Sunday.
English Premier League IST Time and Live Stream
Match: West Ham United Vs Bournemouth (English Premier League)
Date: August 21, 2016; 16:00 UK; 8:30 PM (21th August IST)
Venue: London Stadium, London
West Ham United Vs Bournemouth TV Details: Ten action/sports (Indian viewers), BT sports (UK), sky sports
West Ham United Vs Bournemouth Live Commentary: BBC Radio, talksport, tunein radio
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After finishing seventh last season West Ham was defeated in the first game of the campaign by Antonio Conte’s Chelsea side, 1–2. Late goal from Diego Costa denied James Collins 77th minute’s equalizer and Hammers ended up with a lost. Moreover, West Ham’s summer signing Andre Ayew was carried away injured and he could be sidelined for a couple of months. The only positive news is that Dimitri Payet is ready to start the game.
Meantime, Eddie Howe’s Bournemouth also started their season with a defeat as they were beaten by the strong Manchester United team, 1–3, at Vitality Stadium last Sunday.
West Ham United Vs Bournemouth Head to Head stats
West Ham scored three times in both games against Bournemouth last season, losing one (3–4) and winning one (3–1).
Bournemouth striker Callum Wilson neted a hat-trick in Bournemouth’s win away at West Ham last season and he is only one of four players to score a treble away at the Hammers in the Premier League.
The London Stadium will be the 55th venue to host a Premier League match.
West Ham United: Predicted Line-up (4–3‑3)
Adrian – Masuaku, Collins, Reid, Antonio – Nordtveit, Kouyate, Noble – Payet, Valencia, Carroll.
Bournemouth: Predicted Line-up (4–3‑3)
Boruc – Smith, Francis, S. Cook, Daniels – Arter, L. Cook, Surman – Ibe, King, Wilson.