So if we fail to win today then we may as well just pack up and go on our holidays early.
That’s how I’m feeling about West Ham at the moment. We were lucky to come away from Loftus Road with a point last weekend and if it wasn’t for Adrian, we’d have been completely humiliated by a side facing yet another relegation to the Championship.
So today is a day where we need to get three points on the board and prove to everyone that we’re still fighting for that top ten spot.
Big Sam has been under a lot of criticism for his team selections recently (shock!) and you get the feeling there’ll be more moans and groans from the fans come 2 o’clock when the teams are announced.
Allardyce has confirmed that young Reece Burke will start again at the back, which is one positive we can take, but will he play Morgan Amalfitano and Nene for once?
Who knows? Either way, here’s how we think we’ll line up against Burnley this afternoon…