West Ham vs Sunderland: Preview and Prediction

West Ham vs Sunderland: Preview, Prediction and Betting Tips

West Ham vs Sunderland
English Premier League.
Date: Saturday, 22nd October, 2016,
Kick-off at 15:00 UK
Venue: Olympic Stadium (London).

Struggling West Ham United will welcome bottom team Sunderland to London Stadium on Saturday afternoon.

The Hammers haven’t lived up to expectations this season, they have been struggling since the beginning of the season. West Ham are currently 15th in the League table with 7 points after 8 games, 5 points above their visitors.

Hammers seem to have gotten back on track in their last 2 games, they are unbeaten in the 2 games with a win and a draw. Their last 5 games have recorded 2 wins, 2 losses and a draw. They will hope to build on their win last weekend as they go into this game.

Sunderland have been the worst team so far in the premier league, they are currently languishing in the bottom of the table. Sunderland have failed to win any Premier League this season, they have only 2 points to their name.

Sunderland will enter this game from 2-0 defeat Stoke City last weekend that made it their 6th premier league defeat this season. They will be hoping to lift themselves out of the bad spot as they prepare for a win in this fixture.

West Ham vs Sunderland: Head to Head Statistics

  • These two teams have come a long way, they have played a total of 73 games together in the past.
  • West Ham have won 27 games, drew 20 games and lost 26 games to Sunderland.
    At home, West Ham have won 15 games, they have drawn 12 games and lost 9 games to Sunderland.
  • West Ham have dominated their last 6 games against Sunderland with 3 wins and 3 draws.

West Ham vs Sunderland: Prediction

West Ham are huge favourites in this game, they are better in shape and also have been better in their recent meetings. This will be an easy one for West Ham, they will hope to continue their recent dominance over Sunderland.

Sunderland getting even a draw in this game is difficult but they will surely put in a great fight.

West Ham vs Sunderland: Tips

West Ham to win at 8/11 (1.73)
Both teams to score (No) at 11/10 (2.10).