Premier League: Manchester City vs. West Ham United [UPDATED]
Manchester City will travel to Upton Park to face West Ham United for their final Premier League fixture of the season.
If City fail to defeat West Ham on Sunday, Mancini’s men will take the sixth spot, a place below Aston Villa. City were unable to secure a fourth place finish following Wednesday’s 1-0 home defeat by Spurs.
The Hammers meanwhile will be looking to end this year’s Premier League season on a high with a victory at home. Gianfranco Zola’s team could still finish as high as 14th place if they beat City Sunday.
Valon Behrami has been ruled out for West Ham. They will also miss Jack Collison, James Tomkins, Kieron Dyer, Herita Ilunga and Zavon Hines.
For City, Gareth Barry, Stuart Taylor, Shay Given, Joleon Lescott, Martin Petrov and Michael Johnson are all injured.
West Ham: Green, Faubert, Upson, Da Costa, Spector, Noble, Parker, Kovac, Stanislas, Cole, Ilan, Stech, Kurucz, Gabbidon, Tomkins, Daprela, Spence, Boa Morte, Stanislas, Diamanti, Franco, Mido, McCarthy.
Man City: Nielsen, Fulop, Onuoha, Richards, Kay, Boyata, Kompany, Toure, Bridge, Garrido, Sylvinho, Adam Johnson, Cunningham, Zabaleta, De Jong, Vieira, Bellamy, Wright-Phillips, Tevez, Santa Cruz, Adebayor, Ibrahim, Nimely.
UPDATE: West Ham ended its EPL campaign with a 1-1 stalemate against Manchester City at Upton Park.