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West Ham will try to build on the momentum from their much-needed victory over Chelsea recently when they visit Newcastle United at St James' Park on Sunday afternoon. The Hamster have allayed their fears of relegation with a surprise derby win, but they are still in the bottom group while Newcastle have now passed the near-safe 40-point mark.

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Newcastle have doubts about the fitness hanging on a number of key players for this match, including the record signing Joelinton, who is struggling with a calf injury he sustained against Bournemouth. Sean Longstaff lasted only 33 minutes of that match - but still scored - before limping with a thigh injury, and he almost certainly missed this match and midfielder Javi Manquillo was another who was forced to Leaving Bournemouth and he will be judged before this match, although he is also a muscular injury and therefore Bruce is incapable of bearing any risk. The center-back Jamaal Lascelles is the fourth member of the list of sick soldiers suffered from the match at Dean Court, with the problem while Florian Lejeune and Ciaran Clark are still absent long-term. Bruce's team now only needs 1 more victory to equal their score from last season under Rafael Benitez, and with the remaining 3 matches against the last groups in the last 6 rounds, they will confidently surpass the achievement. last season. They have conceded only once in the last 5 home games and only Liverpool, Manchester City and Manchester United have conceded less.

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The busy schedule also affected West Ham, with skipper Mark Noble missing the win over Chelsea due to a hamstring injury he sustained during training so would be evaluated again before the match, as well as Sebastien Haller, Felipe Anderson and Arthur Masuaku, but Robert Snodgrass certainly had to sit out. Michail Antonio will hope to lead the line once again, printing 4 out of 5 of West Ham's latest Premier League goals, scoring 2 goals and 2 assists. The Hammer have dropped 22 points this season by taking the lead, and if they can take advantage of the lead, they now dispute the Champions League tickets, on par with Manchester United and Wolverhampton Wanderers, instead of fighting against relegated.