West Ham United will be looking to move out of the Premier League relegation zone when they take on Nottingham Forest at London Stadium on Saturday afternoon.

The Hammers come into the game after a 2-0 loss to rivals Tottenham Hotspur six days ago, their first defeat in five matches in all competitions.

For West Ham, it will see them play against a Forest side who enter the match 13th and five points clear of the 18th-placed Hammers, holding defending champions Manchester City to a 1-1 draw a week ago.

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Irons boss David Moyes could have a fully-fit squad at his disposal for this afternoon’s game.

Winger Maxwel Cornet (calf), centre-back Kurt Zouma (thigh) and midfielder Lucas Paquetá (shoulder) were absent for the trip to Tottenham. However, Cornet and Zouma have been training this week, while Paquetá has had light training, and Moyes does not rule out any of the three being involved.

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Cornet’s planned return

West Ham United manager David Moyes admits he is impressed with the return of winger Maxwel Cornet after a long absence through injury.

The Ivorian winger has not played since October 1, when he was sent off in the first half of his Premier League debut for the Hammers against Wolverhampton Wanderers at London Stadium.

Signing from Burnley for £17.5m in the summer transfer window, Cornet was initially set to only miss a few weeks but has suffered a series of setbacks on his road to recovery, spending much of the last two months working with a specialist. Paris.

West Ham United’s Maxwel Cornet controls the ball during the UEFA Europa Conference League match between West Ham United and Viborg FF at London Stadium (Image: Vincent Mignott/DeFodi Images via Getty Images)

Who could present?

West Ham United manager David Moyes will have an almost fully fit squad available for Saturday’s Premier League game against Nottingham Forest at London Stadium.

He hammers head into their meeting with the Tricky Trees in 18th place in the Premier League and one point from safety, having lost 2-0 to Tottenham Hotspur last Sunday.

Going into the game against another team looking to beat the fall at Forest, West Ham boss Moyes could have a full squad at his disposal for the game.

Kurt Zouma of West Ham during the Premier League match between West Ham United and AFC Bournemouth at the London Stadium (Image: Julian Finney/Getty Images)

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A big day for West Ham as they look to break out of the relegation zone.

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