David Moyes picked up his first point at West Ham manager when his side battled and scraped for a 1-1 draw at the London Stadium last Friday against Leicester, but the next game is the one everyone was circling when his appointment was confirmed.
Tomorrow night, the Hammers travel to Goodison Park to take on an Everton side that struggling mightily so far this season.
It will be a special occasion for Moyes as he returns to the club where he endured his greatest successes as a manager but there will be no room for sentiment as really nothing short of three points will do given the run of fixtures on the horizon for West Ham.
Everton themselves could have a new manager in the dugout if a reported deal to bring in former Hammers boss Sam Allardyce is hurried across the line in time.
In what has to be considered a real relegation six-pointer, here is our predicted XI.