History of the West Ham United v Newcastle United fixture
West Ham United are ready to welcome Newcastle United to Boleyn Ground on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 58 games played, Hammers have recorded 29 wins, and Newcastle United have come away with 15 victories.
The previous match played between the two at Boleyn Ground was within the last three years, in October 2010, with Newcastle United inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Hammers in a Premier League match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2012/2013||Sun 11 Nov||Newcastle Utd.||0 - 1||West Ham Utd.||Premier League|
|2010/2011||Wed 05 Jan||Newcastle Utd.||5 - 0||West Ham Utd.||Premier League|
|2010/2011||Sat 23 Oct||West Ham Utd.||1-2||Newcastle Utd.||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Sat 10 Jan||Newcastle Utd.||2 - 2||West Ham Utd.||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Sat 20 Sep||West Ham Utd.||3 - 1||Newcastle Utd.||Premier League|
|2007/2008||Sat 26 Apr||West Ham Utd.||2 - 2||Newcastle Utd.||Premier League|
|2007/2008||Sun 23 Sep||Newcastle Utd.||3 - 1||West Ham Utd.||Premier League|
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Recent respective form guides
West Ham United have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 11 goals have been scored by the Hammers in those games, with 7 conceded.
The away form of Newcastle United is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Magpies have hit 5 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.
West Ham United's 42 points from 35 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.
Newcastle United are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 37 points from 35 matches.
Current overall team form
|West Ham United||6||2||3||1||9||6||9|
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FootyMad's prediction ...
The match against Newcastle United is certainly an interesting one with me deciding its going to end up with a victory for the Hammers in a close run game. Home Win
|West Ham United||Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.
|Newcastle United||Not won in previous 5 away matches.
No win in the 3 most recent games.
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