Either way, they'll be making the trip in style as the Manchester City Twitter account revealed the new, stylish team bus that will bring the Citizens down to east London.
Manchester City thrashed West Ham 5-0 at the London Stadium in the FA Cup earlier this season and the Hammers are keen for revenge.
"The last game we played with three guys with an average age of 20".
"I would like to make it clear that we have no financial need to sell our best players and that the decision to allow Payet to leave was in accordance with the wishes of the manager and the interests of squad unity", Sullivan said.
City are in fifth place in the league with 43 points and are basically in the identical position they were at the same time previous year.
"I want to thank him for everything he did for us - he was brilliant a year ago".
Having spent most of his career to date in La Liga, the 30-year-old is enjoying the competitiveness of the Premier League but he insists it isn't a surprise to him.
Akhilesh predicts 300-plus seats for Congress-SP alliance
Indeed, in keeping with his traditional stance, Mulayam told the media that he was always against an alliance with the Congress . She has tried to exploit the divisions in the SP's first family, saying Akhilesh has "insulted" Shivpal Yadav.
It was 2-0 just four minutes later as De Bruyne fed Leroy Sane on the left, who shrugged off a poor attempted challenge from debutant Jose Fonte to squeeze a pass through to David Silva to tap home.
West Ham's new £10.2m signing Robert Snodgrass is targeting a victory in his first match, against Manchester City on Wednesday evening. I was looking forward to scoring my first goal.
He attempted to get the ball under control, as it bounced, with his head but the touch was a little heavy and as Willy Cabellero advanced he lofted the ball so high even if the net had been three times taller it wouldn't have gone in!
The Chile goalkeeper arrived in August from Barcelona, with Pep Guardiola putting emphasis on his ability with the ball at his feet as the City boss looked to implement a sharper passing style.
City tore West Ham apart and the Hammers simply had no answer.
The four losses came at Spurs, Leicester, Liverpool and Everton - that's three of the top seven and the champions (the Foxes have as many home wins (5) as Man Utd despite their troubled season). Meanwhile, with Andy Carroll in scintillating form, the team appears to have had found a second wind. He attacks and runs in behind like few players I have seen in my life.
Kevin Friend takes charge of a West Ham game for the first time this season.