FM Preview: West Ham United v Aston Villa 16 Apr 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 15th April 2011
FootyMad attempt to assist you with their form guide as West Ham United take on Aston Villa in a Premier League match on 16th April 2011 at 15:00.
History of the West Ham United v Aston Villa fixture
West Ham United prepare to entertain Aston Villa at Boleyn Ground on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 50 games played, Hammers have recorded 25 wins, and Aston Villa have come away with 8 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Boleyn Ground was just last season, in November 2009, the Hammers carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a Premier League match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Sat 14 Aug||Aston Villa||3 - 0||West Ham Utd.||Premier League|
|2009/2010||Sun 17 Jan||Aston Villa||0 - 0||West Ham Utd.||Premier League|
|2009/2010||Wed 04 Nov||West Ham Utd.||2-1||Aston Villa||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Sat 18 Apr||Aston Villa||1 - 1||West Ham Utd.||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Sat 20 Dec||West Ham Utd.||0 - 1||Aston Villa||Premier League|
|2007/2008||Sun 11 May||West Ham Utd.||2 - 2||Aston Villa||Premier League|
|2007/2008||Sat 06 Oct||Aston Villa||1 - 0||West Ham Utd.||Premier League|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
West Ham United are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 16 goals for the Hammers, with 9 goals against.
Aston Villa have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Villans have hit 8 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.
West Ham United are stuck down in the relegation zone of Barclays Premier League with a return of just 32 points from their 32 games thus far.
Aston Villa find themselves struggling down in 14th position in the league having picked up 37 points from their 32 matches.
Current overall team form
|West Ham United||6||2||1||3||9||10||7|
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
West Ham United are in pretty poor form at home recently, and the FootyMad are looking no further than a solitary point from this game. No-score draw
|West Ham United||11 games since last home draw.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
|Aston Villa||Not won in previous 5 away matches.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here