History of the West Ham United v Swansea City fixture
West Ham United play host to Swansea City at Boleyn Ground on Saturday afternoon, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having taken all the points from 18 of the 26 contests.
The last time the two teams met at West Ham United was more than a decade ago, in January 1999, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a F.A. Cup match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2012/2013||Sat 25 Aug||Swansea City||3 - 0||West Ham Utd.||Premier League|
|1998/1999||Wed 13 Jan||Swansea City||1 - 0||West Ham Utd.||F.A. Cup|
|1998/1999||Sat 02 Jan||West Ham Utd.||1-1||Swansea City||F.A. Cup|
|1985/1986||Tue 08 Oct||Swansea City||2 - 3||West Ham Utd.||League Cup|
|1985/1986||Tue 24 Sep||West Ham Utd.||3 - 0||Swansea City||League Cup|
|1982/1983||Tue 05 Apr||Swansea City||1 - 5||West Ham Utd.||First Division|
|1982/1983||Mon 27 Dec||West Ham Utd.||3 - 2||Swansea City||First Division|
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 not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 11 to 10.
Swansea City have an average recent record on the road, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. The Swans's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 4 goals for and 2 against.
West Ham United see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premier League, showing a record of 27 points from their 24 games played so far,
Swansea City's 34 points from 24 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 8th position.
Current overall team form
|West Ham United||6||0||2||4||5||15||2|
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Its been an indifferent run of form for the Hammers of late, and things are not going to improve with the visit of Swansea City, who one believes will win this game handsomely. Away win
|West Ham United||Drawn last 2 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 6 most recent games.
|Swansea City||Not won in previous 3 away matches.
Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here