West Ham Utd. prepare to entertain Watford at Boleyn Ground on Saturday afternoon, aiming to maintain a near-perfect record against their opponents. The Hammers have tasted victory on 14 of the 17 occasions the teams have met.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Boleyn Ground was earlier this season, with Watford inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Hammers in a F.A. Cup match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sat 27 Jan||West Ham Utd.||0-1||Watford||FAC|
|2006/2007||Tue 22 Aug||Watford||1 - 1||West Ham Utd.||PREM|
|2004/2005||Sun 08 May||Watford||1 - 2||West Ham Utd.||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Sat 27 Nov||West Ham Utd.||3 - 2||Watford||CHMP|
|2003/2004||Sat 01 May||West Ham Utd.||4 - 0||Watford||CHMP|
|2003/2004||Sat 22 Nov||Watford||0 - 0||West Ham Utd.||CHMP|
|1999/2000||Sat 04 Mar||Watford||1 - 2||West Ham Utd.||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
West Ham United's dreadful home form has resulted in just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. The Hammers's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.
Watford's away form is none too clever either, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. Hornets have conceded 10 goals in these games, and only hit 2 in reply.
West Ham Utd. are stuck down in the relegation zone of Barclays Premiership with a return of just 20 points from their 26 games thus far. Watford find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 25 games have yielded only 15 points.
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||1||2||3||9||9||5|
FootyMad's prediction ...
West Ham Utd. are in pretty poor form at home recently, and the FootyMad are looking no further than a solitary point from this game. Score draw
|West Ham Utd.||Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.|
Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Latest 3 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
|Watford||4 games since last away draw.|
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.