Manchester United Vs West Ham
English Premier League
Date: Sunday, 27th November, 2016.
Kick-Off: 16:30 UK
Venue: Old Trafford, Manchester
Manchester United has failed to gather 3 points in their last 3 league games at home. The reds saw this extended to 3 games when a late Oliver Giroud strike ensures Arsenal walked away with a point last weekend. Moreover, Manchester united have only been able to record 1 victory in their last 5 league games, which put them 6th on the log with 19 point from 12 games.
West Ham goes into the game 1 point clear of the relegation waters. The Hammers’ inconsistent form have seen them going 3 league games without a victory. And they suffered 2 consecutive away defates in the league. They will be going into match day 13 sitting 17th on the log with 11 points from 12 games. The hammers ran out of luck last weekend, after their Spurs came twice from behind to nick a 3-2 win over them at the White Hart Lane.
Manchester United vs West Ham: Head-to-Head Statistics
Manchester United are undefeated in the last 10 home matches against West Ham in all competitions. The latest 2 are draws, while the 8 below them are wins.
However, West ham won one of their 2 legged leagues meeting with Manchester United last season. The Hammers shared spoils with United at the Old Trafford and won with 3-2 score line in the old Boleyn ground in London.
Moreover, both side met 4 times last season, 2 times in the league, and 2 times in the FA cup. Both teams have a win each in those 4 meetings, with 2 games ending in draws.
Manchester United vs West Ham: Prediction
Manchester United’s recent home voodoo as seen them score just 2 goals, and conceded same 2 in their last 3 home games. The reds have been experiencing some ill luck in after 90 minutes result compared to their overall performance in recent games. Mourinho men haven’t tasted defeat in 8 consecutive home games, since their shameful loss 4-1 loss to their Manchester neighbour.
West ham is still searching for the wand that saw them produce an incredible run last season. The Hammers are currently the third worst away side in the league after losing 5 of the first 6 games. Therefore, Manchester United have a perfect chance to end their poor run of results on Sunday evening and we hope they will win this one in style.