West Ham vs Chelsea. West Ham host Chelsea in the premier league on Saturday evening as the Londoners battle for a place in next season’s Champions League.
David Moyes is aiming to take West Ham to champions league football next season for the first time in the history of the club. The Hammers are currently 5th on the premier league table tied on 55 points with the Blues who are 4th based on goal difference.
A win for West Ham would take them above Chelsea into 4th place and three points clear of Chelsea. David Moyes’ men however lost 3-2 to Newcastle last weekend and they will be looking to get back to winning ways by winning this one.
Chelsea on the other hand will aim to stop West Ham’s ambitions by winning and cementing their champions league position before facing Real Madrid in the champions league on Tuesday night.
If the Blues win they will stay 4th with 58 points, a point behind Leicester in 3rd place and three points clear of West Ham. The Blues however drew 0-0 at home against Brighton in the midweek premier league clash but will aim to produce a better performance in this one. In the reverse fixture, Chelsea won 3-0 at Stamford Bridge with Thiago Silva(1) and Tammy Abraham(2) scoring.
But what TV channel is West Ham vs Chelsea on, what time is kick-off, how do you live stream the match online and what are the team news. Here at Kenyastax.com, we have compiled all that information including the predicted lineups.
What is it?
West Ham vs Chelsea premier league clash. There are other premier league matches set to be played this weekend including Leeds vs Man United which takes place on Sunday afternoon.
When is it?
On Saturday 14th April 2021.
What venue is it?
West Ham vs Chelsea will be played at West Ham’s London Stadium at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London, England.
What time is kick-off?
West Ham vs Chelsea will kick-off at 5:30 pm GMT for viewers watching the match from the United Kingdom.
In Kenyan time, West Ham vs Chelsea will kick-off at 7:30pm EAT. This time also applies to countries under the East Africa Timezone.
For viewers in the US, West Ham vs Chelsea will kick-off at 12:30pmET.
West Ham vs Chelsea Kick-off time for selected countries
|Match Kick-off time
|02:30 am (Sunday)
|01:30 am (Sunday)
|12:30 am (Sunday)
|12:30 am (Sunday)
|12:30 am (Sunday)
|04:30 am (Sunday)
What TV channel is West Ham vs Chelsea on?
The London derby will be broadcast live on Sky Sports Premier League and Sky Sports Main Event for viewers in the UK.
In Kenya, West Ham vs Chelsea will be shown live on Supersport Premier league channel number 223. Viewers in South Africa and Nigeria will also find this match on Supersport premier league though the channel number might be different.
For viewers in the US, this match will be live on NBC.
For viewers from other countries, see the TV listings below from livesoccertv.com to find out how you can tune in from wherever you are in the world.
West Ham vs Chelsea Global TV Coverage
How to live stream West Ham vs Chelsea online
Existing Sky Sports customers can live stream this match online for free on the Sky Sports website and the Sky Go app.
In the USA, live stream of West Ham vs Chelsea will be available on NBC Sports.com and the NBC Sports app.
In India, live stream of this match as well as other Premier league matches is available on Hotstar VIP.
West Ham vs Chelsea Team News
Jesse Lingard has been passed fit and will play against Chelsea. The Manchester United loanee limped off in the defeat against Newcastle last weekend but the problem was only cramp.
David Moyes is however still without Michail Antonio and Declan Rice who are still injured while Craig Dawson is suspended. Arthur Masuaku and Aaron Cresswell remain doubts.
Thomas Tuchel is without Mateo Kovacic through injury.The Croatian midfielder has a hamstring problem that could keep him out of the champions league clash against Real Madrid on Tuesday.
Tuchel however has no other fitness concerns ahead of this London Derby.