Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola named a strong team including Sergio Aguero, Leroy Sane and Raheem Sterling at Eastlands.
Pep Guardiola's side looked set to drop points after Oriol Romeu cancelled out Kevin De Bruyne's opener, only for Sterling to give City a 19th straight win in all competitions and a club-record 12th successive win in the league.
Manchester City have 10 wins and a draw from their opening 11 Premier League games this season.
The 26-year-old Uruguayan was forced to train on his own after declaring that he wanted to leave the club, but he returned to training with his team-mates on Friday after reportedly apologising to the squad.
West Ham's trip to Anfield is the final home game before the 24th anniversary of the 1989 tragedy which saw 96 Liverpool fans crushed to death at an FA Cup semi-final against Nottingham Forest at Sheffield Wednesday's Hillsborough stadium.
Liverpool on Monday looked set to stay at Anfield instead of moving to a new ground, after city authorities announced plans to regenerate the area around their historic Anfield home.
Brendan Rodgers insists Liverpool will end their Anfield agony as long as the club's fans don't turn on the Reds boss and his struggling side.
Brendan Rodgers has been hailed as one of the most innovative young managers in the Premier League.
Liverpool legend John Barnes has said the recent report into the 1989 Hillsborough tragedy has ended the "lie" that the Anfield club's fans caused the stadium disaster that left 96 people dead.
Liverpool have been dealt a major blow with the news that Brazilian midfielder Lucas Leiva will miss the next two to three months with a thigh injury.
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has been told the pressure is all on his side as they attempt to secure their place in the group phase of the Europa League.
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has backed teen star Raheem Sterling to become a fans' favourite at Anfield after his dazzling show against champions Manchester City.
Liverpool's Uruguayan striker Luis Suarez says he has drawn a line under last season's controversies and is targeting a fresh start this term.
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers revealed on Thursday that he hopes to seal two more signings in the next 48 hours.
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers insists Andy Carroll will not be allowed to leave Anfield on loan, but he won't rule out selling the England striker at the right price.
Liverpool's search for a new manager suffered a setback on Friday when Swansea boss Brendan Rodgers rejected the chance to talk to the Anfield club.
A week after Liverpool and Arsenal raised hopes of a strong finish to the Premier League season with crucial wins, the pair go head to head at Anfield in a match critical to each team's chances of making the top four.