Daniel Sturridge is expected to return to the Liverpool team for the first time since August for their Premier League meeting with West Ham at Anfield. Photograph:   Alex Livesey/Getty Images

SATURDAY Hull (18) v Newcastle (11), 12.45pm - Live BT Sports 1 Hull should welcome back strikers Nikica Jelavic and Abel Hernandez. The duo (...)

West Ham United’s James Tomkins celebrates scoring the winner with Andy Carroll (right)   at The Hawthorns. Photograph: Nick Potts/PA Wire

West Brom 1 West Ham 2The contrast from last season’s meeting here in April could barely have been more marked before kick-off. Then, antipathy toward(...)

West Ham United’s Diafra Sakho (unseen) scores a goal against Liverpool  at the Boleyn Ground. Photograph: Andrew Winning / Reuters

West Ham 3 Liverpool 1An exquisite lob from Diafra Sakho helped earn West Ham a second Premier League win of the season as a very poor Liverpool perfo(...)

Steven Gerrard celebrates with tea-mate Raheem Sterling after scoring the opening goal from the penalty spot against  West Ham United. Photograph:Mike Hewitt/Getty Images

Sometimes the ugly wins are the most beautiful ones. Brendan Rodgers’ philosophy is always to play the right way, with style and panache, and h(...)

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers (right) celebrates with team-mates Raheem Sterling (left) and Steven Gerrard after the win over West Ham. Photograph: Nick Potts/PA Wire

Steven Gerrard hailed Liverpool’s character after they bounced back from a hugely controversial West Ham equaliser to earn a 2-1 win at Upton P(...)

West Ham United’s goalkeeper Adrian concedes a penalty with this challenge on Liverpool’s Jon Flanagan. Photograph: Dylan Martinez/Reuters

West Ham 1 Liverpool 2 Not for the first time this season, Liverpool(...)

Sunderland’s Adam Johnson celebrates after scoring his third and his team’s fourth against Fulham at Craven Cottage. Photograph: Adam Davy/PA Wire

Adam Johnson fired Sunderland off the bottom of the Barclays Premier League table with a priceless hat-trick to drag Fulham back into relegation troub(...)

Nicolas Anelka of West Brom scores their first goal past Jussi Jaaskelainen. Photograph: Warren Little/Getty Images

West Ham 3 West Brom 3: Three goals in four second-half minutes meant Premier League strugglers West Ham and West Brom had to settle for a share of th(...)

Lukas Podolski (left) celebrates with Theo Walcott after scoring Arsenal’s third goal during the Premier League match against West Ham United at Upton Park. Photograph: Ian Walton/Getty Images.

Arsenal are back on track. There was a period early in the second half, after Carlton Cole had put West Ham United in front and the home team suddenly(...)

Liverpool’s Luis Suarez scores his sides third goal.  Photograph: Peter Byrne/PA Wire.

Liverpool 4 West Ham 1: Liverpool striker Luis Suarez may not have stolen the show in quite the way he did earlier in the week but his influence in t(...)