FM Preview: Arsenal v West Ham United 30 Oct 2010
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 29th October 2010
The game between Arsenal and West Ham United in the Premier League on Saturday, 30th October 2010 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
West Ham Utd. face a trip to Arsenal at Emirates Stadium on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 60 games played, Hammers have recorded 16 wins, and Arsenal have come away with 28 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in March 2010, with Arsenal running out comfortable 2 - 0 winners in a Premier League match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Sat 20 Mar||Arsenal||2 - 0||West Ham Utd.||PREM|
|2009/2010||Sun 03 Jan||West Ham Utd.||1 - 2||Arsenal||FAC|
|2009/2010||Sun 25 Oct||West Ham Utd.||2 - 2||Arsenal||PREM|
|2008/2009||Sat 31 Jan||Arsenal||0 - 0||West Ham Utd.||PREM|
|2008/2009||Sun 26 Oct||West Ham Utd.||0 - 2||Arsenal||PREM|
|2007/2008||Tue 01 Jan||Arsenal||2 - 0||West Ham Utd.||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sat 29 Sep||West Ham Utd.||0 - 1||Arsenal||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Arsenal have an excellent home record, winning five and losing just one of the last six games. In this time, Gunners have rattled up an impressive 25 goals, and conceded 6.
In complete contrast to Arsenal, West Ham Utd. are having a torrid time on their travels, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Hammers have hit 6 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Arsenal's total of 17 points from their 9 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League. West Ham Utd. find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 9 games have yielded only 6 points.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
|West Ham Utd.||6||3||2||1||9||6||11|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Hammers are in poor form away, and the FootyMad team are afraid to say this game can be passed over as a comfortable defeat against Arsenal. Home win
|Arsenal||8 games since last home draw.|
Won their latest 4 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 8 .
|West Ham Utd.||Undefeated in last 3 away games.|