West Ham Utd. prepare to entertain Liverpool at Boleyn Ground on Sunday afternoon, needing to improve on a poor record between the sides. The visitors have won 21 of the 58 previous games, with the Hammers winning just 20.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Boleyn Ground was just last season, in September 2009, with Liverpool inflicting a narrow 2-3 defeat upon the Hammers 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:|
|2010/2011||Sat 20 Nov||Liverpool||3 - 0||West Ham Utd.||PREM|
|2009/2010||Mon 19 Apr||Liverpool||3 - 0||West Ham Utd.||PREM|
|2009/2010||Sat 19 Sep||West Ham Utd.||2-3||Liverpool||PREM|
|2008/2009||Sat 09 May||West Ham Utd.||0 - 3||Liverpool||PREM|
|2008/2009||Mon 01 Dec||Liverpool||0 - 0||West Ham Utd.||PREM|
|2007/2008||Wed 05 Mar||Liverpool||4 - 0||West Ham Utd.||PREM|
|2007/2008||Wed 30 Jan||West Ham Utd.||1 - 0||Liverpool||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
West Ham United are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. A total of 12 goals have been scored by the Hammers in those games, with 8 conceded.
Liverpool have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. A generous 6 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
West Ham Utd. are stuck down in the relegation zone of Barclays Premier League with a return of just 25 points from their 27 games thus far. Liverpool's total of 39 points from their 27 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League.
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||1||2||15||11||10|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Hammers go into their game against Liverpool in confident mood, but FootyMad sees them coming down to earth, with the visitors narrowly taking all three points. Away win
|West Ham Utd.||8 games since last home draw.|
|Liverpool||Undefeated in last 3 away games.|
9 games since last defeat.