History of the West Ham United v Reading fixture
West Ham United prepare to entertain Reading at Boleyn Ground on Sunday afternoon,
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Boleyn Ground was just last season, in March 2012, as the visitors ran out cosy 2-4 winners in a Championship match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2012/2013||Sat 29 Dec||Reading||1 - 0||West Ham Utd.||Premier League|
|2011/2012||Sat 31 Mar||West Ham Utd.||2-4||Reading||Championship|
|2011/2012||Sat 10 Dec||Reading||3 - 0||West Ham Utd.||Championship|
|2007/2008||Wed 26 Dec||West Ham Utd.||1 - 1||Reading||Premier League|
|2007/2008||Sat 01 Sep||Reading||0 - 3||West Ham Utd.||Premier League|
|2006/2007||Mon 01 Jan||Reading||6 - 0||West Ham Utd.||Premiership|
|2006/2007||Sun 01 Oct||West Ham Utd.||0 - 1||Reading||Premiership|
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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 10 goals have been scored by the Hammers in those games, with 6 conceded.
The away form of Reading is pretty dire, chalking up just 1 victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While the Royals have hit 8 goals, 14 have hit the back of the wrong net.
West Ham United's 43 points from 37 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.
Reading are stuck down in the relegation zone of Barclays Premier League with a return of just 28 points from their 37 games thus far.
Current overall team form
|West Ham United||6||1||3||2||6||7||6|
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FootyMad's prediction ...
The match against Reading 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 4 home games.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Reading||16 games since last away draw.
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