David Moyes doesn't want to play West Ham United's Winston Reid against Watford

David Moyes, Manager of Sunderland gives his team instructions during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Sunderland at Emirates Stadium on May 16, 2017 in London, England.

However, owing to injuries, Winston Reid could be given a start for West Ham United.

David Moyes, Manager of Sunderland gives his team instructions during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Sunderland at Emirates Stadium on May 16, 2017 in London, England.

David Moyes has admitted to the London Evening Standard that he doesn’t want to have to use Winston Reid for West Ham United against Watford.

West Ham are due to take on Watford at Vicarage Road tomorrow, in what will be Moyes’ first match in charge.

And the Scottish boss immediately has a selection problem, as his options at centre-back look short.

Reid has been away on international duty with New Zealand, and played in a World Cup qualifying match against Peru on Wednesday night.

Winston Reid of West Ham United reacts during the Premier League match between West Ham United and Liverpool at London Stadium on May 14, 2017 in Stratford, England.

Reid only returned to England yesterday, but Moyes admits that he may have to play the 29-year-old, against his wishes.

“Winston Reid will be the last one back today and in a perfect world we maybe wouldn’t use him on Sunday,” Moyes said.

“We’re a bit short in central defence so we’ll see how he is.”

Winston Reid of West Ham United celebrates scoring his team's second goal with a header during the Premier League match between Swansea City and West Ham United at Liberty Stadium on...

Moyes is under pressure to spark an improvement at West Ham, as the Hammers are in big trouble.

Slaven Bilic has left the London side sitting in 18th place in the Premier League table, and the Hammers need to start finding the winning formula soon, if they are to move away from the relegation zone.

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