FM Preview: Everton v West Ham United 12 May 2013

Last updated : 11 May 2013 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Everton v West Ham United fixture

West Ham United pack their bags to visit Everton at Goodison Park on Sunday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Hammers will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 35 and win only 10 of the 56 games.

The previous match played between the two at Goodison Park was within the last three years, in January 2011, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2-2 draw in a Premier League match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Sat 22 Dec West Ham Utd. 1 - 2 Everton Premier League
2010/2011 Sat 22 Jan Everton 2-2 West Ham Utd. Premier League
2010/2011 Tue 28 Dec West Ham Utd. 1 - 1 Everton Premier League
2009/2010 Sun 04 Apr Everton 2 - 2 West Ham Utd. Premier League
2009/2010 Sun 08 Nov West Ham Utd. 1 - 2 Everton Premier League
2008/2009 Sat 16 May Everton 3 - 1 West Ham Utd. Premier League
2008/2009 Sat 08 Nov West Ham Utd. 1 - 3 Everton Premier League

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Recent respective form guides

Everton are unbeaten in their last six home games, winning five of them, and drawing the other one. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 12 goals for the Toffees, with 4 goals against.

In complete contrast to Everton, West Ham United 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 4 goals, 7 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Everton lie just outside the playoff positions in the Barclays Premier League, picking up 60 points from their 36 games so far.

West Ham United's 43 points from 36 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Everton 6 2 3 1 5 3 9
West Ham United 6 1 4 1 6 5 7

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FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Toffees, as the Hammers have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Everton Won 5 successive home games.
6 games since last home draw.
West Ham United Not won in previous 4 away matches.
No win in the 2 most recent games.

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