Check out the best tips from our betting experts for the Manchester United and West Ham FA Cup match in a preview that includes the latest stats and odds.
West Ham go up against Manchester United this coming Wednesday for an exciting FA Cup fifth-round meeting at Old Trafford.
Manchester United vs West Ham Preview
Manchester United Form
Manchester United are enjoying their football currently with three wins on the bounce, and it began with a 3-0 win against Leicester. They went on to beat Barcelona by 2-1, before also getting the better of Newcastle in a 2-0 victory. In their last six FA Cup home matches, the third-placed Premier League side racked up five strong wins, but no draws as they lost once. They scored 19 and conceded 13 goals.
West Ham Form
West Ham claimed four points in their last three matches, starting with a 1-1 draw with Chelsea. A 2-0 defeat against Tottenham was next up, before beating Nottingham Forest by 4-0. The 16th-placed Premier League side recorded a very decent outcome of four wins from six away matches in the FA Cup, in which they banged in seven goals, whilst conceding five. They recorded no draws but instead suffered defeat twice.
Manchester United vs West Ham Stats
Here are some facts that might be useful for placing bets on the upcoming game between Manchester United and West Ham. The facts are based on statistics from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all tournaments.
- Manchester United have not lost the last 16 home matches in a row
- Manchester United have scored in 28 of the last 30 matches
- Manchester United have won 13 of the last 14 home matches
- Manchester United have won 12 of the last 14 home matches while scoring more than 1.5 goals
- Manchester United have scored in the last 14 home matches in a row
- In the last 5 West Ham matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
- In the last 4 West Ham away matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
- In the last 5 West Ham matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- West Ham have scored in 9 of the last 10 away matches
- West Ham have not lost 8 of the last 10 away matches
Manchester United vs West Ham Betting Tips
Manchester United won nine of their last 10 matches on home soil, drew one and lost none. West Ham won four games, drew three and lost three in their last 10 away games across all tournaments. Manchester United are on a fantastic streak of no less than 19 matches in a row without defeat as the home side. They have not lost to West Ham in 6 consecutive meetings.
Both teams to score
West Ham managed the first goal of the game in only four of those 10 previous games played. Meanwhile, Manchester United were first on target in seven of their last 10 outings. The Red Devils have scored in 4 consecutive home meetings with West Ham.
Manchester United scored an average of 2.3 goals in their last ten matches in which over 2.5 goals happened seven times. Over 2.5 goals happened in two of the last ten outings for West Ham, who managed to score 1.3 times in those matches. Manchester United are on a fine streak of scoring at least one goal in their last 19 matches.
Match predictions: Manchester United vs West Ham
To sum up, the upcoming match between Manchester United and West Ham seems to be a good betting opportunity.