Tim Sherwood backs West Ham United to avoid the drop

West Ham United's Scottish manager David Moyes gestures during the English Premier League football match between West Ham United and Leicester City at The London Stadium, in east London on...

West Ham United are currently in 18th place in the Premier League table.

Tottenham Hotspur interim manager Tim Sherwood acknowledges his sides fans following the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Aston Villa at White Hart Lane on May...

Tim Sherwood has told the Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast Show, which was broadcast on TalkSPORT on 28th November, that West Ham United will not be relegated this season.

Concerns are growing around the London Stadium, that West Ham could drop into the Championship, with their form currently poor.

However, Sherwood insists that West Ham will not be in the bottom three by the end of the campaign.

The former Tottenham boss said: “West Ham aren’t going down. Slaven Bilic would have saved them. There’s not a chance, with that squad, that they’re going down.”

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.

Despite Sherwood’s protestations that West Ham are in no danger of facing the drop, they are currently in the relegation zone.

The Hammers are currently in 18th place in the Premier League table, and have failed to win any of their last six league matches.

West Ham United's Scottish manager David Moyes gestures during the English Premier League football match between West Ham United and Leicester City at The London Stadium, in east London on...

The appointment of David Moyes does not seem to have had the desired impact, with West Ham failing to win either of the Scottish boss’ first two games in charge.

Moyes’ side are next in action on Wednesday evening, when they take on Everton at Goodison Park.

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