West Ham United held a wasteful Manchester City to a 0-0 draw in the English Premier League on Saturday.Sam Allardyce's men had an early Kevin Nolan strike wrongly disallowed for offside at Upton Park, before Mario Balotelli wasted a couple of golden chances for the visitors late in the half.
Carlos Tevez returns to the club he calls his 'birthplace' on Saturday when Manchester City take on West Ham at Upton Park.Tevez started his career in English football with West Ham after arriving with Javier Mascherano from Brazilian side Corinthians in 2006, before moving on to Manchester United and later their cross-town rivals City.
Manchester City defender Pablo Zabaleta has confirmed he is fit and ready to be involved in the match at West Ham United on Saturday.Manager Roberto Mancini faced a defensive injury crisis ahead of the game at Upton Park, with Micah Richards, Maicon and Aleksandar Kolarov all confined to the treatment table, so the return of Argentina international Kolarov will serve as a timely boost for the club's preparations.
West Ham United can expect a true test of their Premier League credentials in Saturday's clash with Manchester City at Upton Park.Sam Allardyce's side have made a respectable start in their return to the top flight with four wins and two draws from their opening nine games.
Jussi Jaaskelainen believes West Ham will learn from their mistakes against Wigan and bounce back against Manchester City on Saturday.The Finland international goalkeeper feels the Hammers did not produce the performance that the fans deserved after travelling up to Lancashire last weekend.