Michail Antonio of West Ham battles for possession with Mason Holgate of Everton during the Premier League match between West Ham United and Everton at the London Stadium, Stratford on Sunday 3rd April 2022. PHOTO | AFP

In arguably their biggest game since their move to the London Stadium, West Ham prepare to host Lyon in their Europa League quarterfinal.

The Hammers are fresh off a 2-1 English Premier League win against Everton, while Lyon edged Angers 3-2.

David Moyes’ side are currently sixth in the English top flight with 51 points, three adrift of a top four spot.

Meanwhile, Lyon are doing a lot worse than last season and are in ninth place with 45 points.

West Ham are unbeaten in six straight home matches and will be keen to extend that run come Thursday.

Play here to make your predictions for the mouthwatering clash.

What time does West Ham vs Lyon start?

The game kicks off at 10pm Kenyan time at the London Stadium.

West Ham vs Lyon team news

The home team is unlikely to change their squad from the side that won over the weekend with Michail Antonio the main man up front.

Jarrod Bowen returned from injury to score and will start as well as Said Benrahma.

For the visitors, Cameroon international Karl Toko-Ekambi is a major doubt following his recent positive test for coronavirus.

Moussa Dembele is in fine goal-scoring form and will start and Tete may have earned himself a spot in the starting XI.

West Ham vs Lyon head to head

This will be the first competitive meeting between these two teams.

West Ham vs Lyon current form

The hosts have won three times and lost once in their last five matches whilst Lyon have only managed two wins, one defeat and shared the spoils in the rest.

West Ham vs Lyon prediction

The hosts are less experienced at this stage but with home advantage they are tipped to make the most of it and take an advantage into the second leg.

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