Though David Moyes went full strength for the initial tie earlier this month to avoid exactly this outcome, Tommy Conway cancelled out Jarrod Bowen’s opener at the London Stadium.
Having been dealt injuries to both Bowen and star man Lucas Paqueta during that game, failure beat the Robins in east London has proven costly in more ways than one.
Here’s everything you need to know about where to watch the game later today.
Where to watch Bristol City vs West Ham
TV channel: The game will be broadcast on BBC One, with coverage starting at 7.30pm BST ahead of a 7.4pm kick-off time.
Live stream: The BBC Sport website and BBC Sport iPlayer (both free with a subscription) will offer a live stream service.
LIVE coverage: Follow all the action with Standard Sport’s dedicated match blog. Malik Ouzia will be providing expert analysis from the ground.