Ace Football previews the Premier League round 7 match between West Ham and Sheffield United and offers team stats, betting tips and the best odds.
As Sheffield United prepare to visit London Stadium this upcoming Saturday for a Premier League clash against West Ham, the latter aims to capitalize on their home advantage.
Currently positioned seventh in the Premier League standings, West Ham have accumulated ten points this season. In contrast, Sheffield United find themselves bottom with just one point after six rounds.
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West Ham Form
West Ham secured two victories in their last three matches, defeating TSC Backa Topola with a score of 3-1. However, they suffered a 3-1 loss to Liverpool in their subsequent match, but quickly bounced back with a 1-0 win against Lincoln City. In their previous six Premier League home matches, West Ham recorded three wins along with one draw and two losses, scoring 11 goals and conceding nine.
Sheffield United Form
Sheffield United’s last three games have resulted in a draw against Everton, a 2-1 loss to Tottenham, and a disappointing 0-8 defeat against Newcastle. In their last six away games in the Premier League, Sheffield United managed only one win, suffered five defeats, and failed to secure any draws, being outscored by ten goals to three.
West Ham vs Sheffield United Stats
These important statistics provide valuable insights into the current form of both teams, providing useful information for making well-informed bets in the upcoming match between West Ham and Sheffield United.
- In 15 of the last 16 matches West Ham played, both teams scored
- In 15 of the last 16 West Ham matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- West Ham have scored in the last 16 home matches in a row
- West Ham have conceded in the last 16 matches in a row
- In 11 of the last 13 West Ham matches the sum of goals was over 3.5
- In 13 of the last 14 Sheffield United away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Sheffield United have conceded in the last 11 matches in a row
- In 8 of the last 9 Sheffield United matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- Sheffield United have not won 11 of the last 12 matches
- Sheffield United have lost 9 of the last 11 matches
West Ham vs Sheffield United – In-form players
Gustavo Hamer is currently displaying a commendable form for Sheffield United, having scored two goals in his last five Premier League games. However, as the visitors prepare to face West Ham, who are strong favorites this Saturday, there’s a heightened need for Hamer to step up. Additionally, putting faith in Jarrod Bowen appears promising, given his impressive track record of four goals in the last six Premier League matches.
West Ham vs Sheffield United Betting Tips
West Ham remained undefeated against Sheffield United in their last three home meetings. Out of their last 10 matches at the London Stadium, West Ham secured all three points in six games and drew one. However, they suffered defeats in three matches during this period. On the other hand, Sheffield United won three out of their last 10 away games, drew one, and lost six. Additionally, Sheffield United conceded a goal in each of their previous six Premier League matches.
Both teams to score
Both teams have scored in the last eight West Ham games. The Hammers scored the first goal in six out of their last ten games. They’re also on a three-game scoring run against Sheffield United at the London Stadium. Interestingly, Sheffield United scored the opening goal of the match in just three of their last ten games. Both sides fought their way to one clean sheet in their previous 10 games.
During their last ten matches, West Ham witnessed over 2.5 goals being scored eight times, with an average of 1.6 goals scored per game. Sheffield United, on the other hand, had over 2.5 goals in seven of their last ten matches, while managing to score an average of 0.8 goals in those games. Notably, West Ham failed to keep a clean sheet in their previous nine Premier League matches, while Sheffield United’s last three Premier League matches featured more than three goals.
Match predictions: West Ham vs Sheffield United
To sum up, the upcoming match between West Ham and Sheffield United seems to be a good betting opportunity.