FM Preview: West Ham United v Aston Villa 16 Apr 2011

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Last updated : 15 April 2011

Footymad preview 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

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
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

Team P W D L F A P
West Ham United 6 2 1 3 9 10 7
Aston Villa 6 2 1 3 9 10 7

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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

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
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.

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