Mark Noble shares 3 reasons why West Ham are so motivated to beat Liverpool

Mark Noble of West Ham United in action during a Pre Season Friendly between Manchester City and West Ham United at the Laugardalsvollur stadium on August 4, 2017 in Reykjavik, Iceland.

West Ham United play host to Liverpool in the Premier League on Saturday.

Crystal Palace's French midfielder Yohan Cabaye (L) and West Ham United's English midfielder Mark Noble confront each other at the final whistle during the English Premier League football...

Hammers skipper Mark Noble spoke exclusively to the club's official website, and highlighted the importance of Saturday's home game against Liverpool in the Premier League.

West Ham have made an underwhelming start to their 2017/18 campaign, and currently sit precariously in 16th position in the Premier League table after a poor return of just nine points from their opening 10 games.

Slaven Bilic would have been furious with his side's inability to see out the game against Crystal Palace at the weekend, after having led 2-0 at half-time.

Mark Noble of West Ham United looks on during a Pre Season Friendly between Manchester City and West Ham United at the Laugardalsvollur stadium on August 4, 2017 in Reykjavik, Iceland.

And Noble, 30, highlighted the Palace game as one of three reasons why his side will be so motivated to beat Jürgen Klopp's men on Saturday, when speaking exclusively to WHUFC.com:

“With where we are in the table, what happened at Crystal Palace last weekend and the fact we go into the final international break of the year after it, there is a massive motivation to win Saturday’s game. Liverpool at home is a big game – it always is. We’re at home, we’ll have the crowd behind us and we’ve got to roll our sleeves up, look forward to the game and do the basics right.”

Mark Noble of West Ham United celebrates his team's 1-0 victory during the Premier League match between West Ham United and Tottenham Hotspur at the London Stadium on May 5, 2017 in...

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The Canning Town-born midfielder was visibly angry with his side's naïvety against the Eagles on Saturday, and he will be desperate to lead them to victory against the Reds in a few days time.

One thing is for sure, every single West Ham player will have to be at their absolute best, if they are to earn all three points against the Merseyside outfit.

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