Confirmed West Ham v Liverpool line-ups: Lallana in shock start, Arnautovic out

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West Ham United take on Liverpool in the Premier League this evening.

West Ham United starting line-up: Fabianski; Fredericks, Ogbonna, Diop, Cresswell; Rice, Noble; Snodgrass, Anderson, Antonio; Hernandez.

West Ham United substitutes: Adrian, Masuaku, Zabaleta, Obiang, Diangana, Perez, Carroll.

Liverpool starting line-up: Alisson; Milner, Matip, Van Dijk, Robertson; Fabinho, Keita, Lallana; Mane, Salah, Firmino.

Liverpool substitutes: Mignolet, Sturridge, Moreno, Shaqiri, Origi, Jones, Camacho.

West Ham head into the having been thrashed by Wolverhampton Wanderers in midweek, and will be desperate for a response having also been knocked out of the FA Cup by AFC Wimbledon.

Manuel Pellegrini may hope to do his former club Manchester City a favour tonight by beating the Reds, and he has been given a boost with goalkeeper Lukasz Fabianski passed fit.

Ryan Fredericks and Aaron Cresswell start as the full backs, either side of Issa Diop and Angelo Ogbonna, whilst Declan Rice partners Mark Noble in midfield.

Ex-Manchester United ace Javier Hernandez starts in attack, with support from Robert Snodgrass, Felipe Anderson and Michail Antonio, as Marko Arnautovic is ruled out through injury.

Andy Carroll is on the bench against his former club, alongside Adrian, Arthur Masuaku, Pablo Zabaleta, Pedro Obiang, Grady Diangana and Lucas Perez.

Meanwhile, Liverpool are looking to get back to winning ways having dropped points at home to Leicester City last week, and Alisson again starts in goal tonight.

James Milner appears to be starting at right back, joining Joel Matip, Virgil van Dijk and Andrew Robertson in the back four, with Fabinho in a holding role.

Adam Lallana is given a shock start in midfield alongside Naby Keita, behind the vaunted front three of Mohamed Salah, Roberto Firmino and Sadio Mane.

Youngsters Curtis Jones and Rafael Camacho are on the Liverpool bench, alongside Simon Mignolet, Alberto Moreno, Divock Origi, Xherdan Shaqiri and Daniel Sturridge.

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