FM Preview: West Ham United v Peterborough United 24 Sep 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 23rd September 2011
The game between West Ham United and Peterborough United in the Championship on 24th September 2011 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the West Ham United v Peterborough United fixture
West Ham United play host to Peterborough United at Boleyn Ground on Saturday afternoon, aiming to preserve their record of never having lost at home to the visitors. The Hammers won the only previous game contested between the two.
The only previous meeting between West Ham United and Peterborough United at Boleyn Ground was well over fifteen years ago, back in February 1993, the Hammers carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a League Division One match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|1992/1993||Tue 09 Feb||West Ham Utd.||2-1||Peterborough||League Division One|
|1992/1993||Sat 12 Sep||Peterborough||1 - 3||West Ham Utd.||League Division One|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
West Ham United's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While Hammers have scored 8, a worringly large 12 have been leaked at the other end.
Peterborough United's away form is none too clever either, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Posh have hit 11 goals, 14 have hit the back of the wrong net.
West Ham United's total of 14 points from their 7 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in npower Championship.
Peterborough United's 10 points from 7 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.
Current overall team form
|West Ham United||6||3||2||1||15||8||11|
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Attention punters! We see this as an opportunity for the Hammers to get the show back on the road by taking all the three points available. Home Win
|West Ham United||Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
|Peterborough United||Not won in previous 3 away matches.
Last drawn game 6 outings ago.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here