There are more than 3 points at stake, when The Hammers step up against Liverpool at London Stadium in the Premier League. West Ham finished last season as number 6 on 65 points in the Premier League. At London Stadium, they welcome Liverpool, who ended up last season as number 3 on 69 points.
Ranked 4th in the Premier League, The Hammers have collected 20 points from 10 games. On 22 points, Liverpool see themselves ranked as number 2 after 10 matches. Liverpool have made a fine start to their campaign in the Premier League and momentum is on their side before taking on The Irons.
West Ham head into their next Premier League match averaging a highly respectable 2 goals per game in their last 10 matches. They scored a moderate total of 20 goals, while also conceding 11 goals. That amounts to an average of 1.1 per game, in which they kept their opponents from scoring 3 times.
Liverpool head into their next Premier League match, averaging a remarkable 2.9 goals per game in their last 10 matches. They scored a striking total of 29 goals, while also conceding 8 goals. That amounts to an average of 0.8 per game, in which they kept their opponents from scoring 6 times.
Stats and facts for West Ham and Liverpool.
- West Ham has won the last 3 matches in a row;
- West Ham has won in the last 4 of 5 matches;
- West Ham scored in the last 13 of 15 matches;
- Total goals was OVER 2.5 in West Ham's last 4 of 6 matches.
- Liverpool unbeaten the last 20 matches in a row;
- Liverpool unbeaten the last 12 matches in a row when playing away;
- Liverpool has won in the last 7 of 8 matches when playing away;
- Liverpool scored in the last 21 of 23 matches.
Current form — West Ham v. Liverpool
The Irons in nice flow
West Ham look to build on their current momentum with another positive result. West Ham go into their upcoming match unbeaten in their previous 3 matches, which started off with a 0-0 draw against Manchester City. They went on to beat Aston Villa 4-1, before sharing the spoils with Genk in a 2-2 draw.
Liverpool looking formidable
The Reds keep brushing aside all resistance, claiming yet another win to their collection last time out. Liverpool look in good shape before their upcoming match as they seek to remain unbeaten. In their last 3 matches they first beat Preston by 0-2 before drawing 2-2 with Brighton. They were back as winners last time out, when they took out Atlético Madrid by a 2-0 scoreline.
Being both the football bookmakers favorite at odds 1.70 and with stronger performances lately than West Ham has put on show, Liverpool seem the natural pick. Should you find the price a tad on the low side, perhaps consider adding it to an acca.
West Ham v. Liverpool — fixture history
The last time the two teams faced off against each other, Liverpool came away as 1-3 winners. In was a match played at London Stadium back in January 2021 in the Premier League. This time round, betting on Liverpool will get you odds 1.70, meaning the bookies predict, they are in with a 59% chance of beating West Ham. You can get a price of 4.75, should you wish to bet your money on West Ham. West Ham enter the match against Liverpool with a 0-2-8 record in their previous 10 encounters in the Premier League. This amounts to a 0% winning ratio for The Irons, with The Reds victorious in 80% of the last 10 encounters. The last 10 matches between West Ham and Liverpool have been highly entertaining, when it comes to goals. Over 2.5 goals was a winning bet no less than 8 times. Both teams to score paid out 7 times in those 10 matches.
Current table in the Premier League
Looking at the current Premier League standings, West Ham and Liverpool are currently 2 points and 2 places apart. Liverpool will no doubt attempt to grab all three points from West Ham on Sunday to move further up the league table. Despite being the outsider in this clash, The Irons will try to make this a miserable day for their opponents. The result of this game could have a big impact on both teams in their upcoming matches. There is every reason to zoom in on the clash between West Ham and Liverpool.
It is difficult to look past Said Benrahma, when on the search for a marksman. He seems on a strong run and hit the target 3 times for West Ham in their last 6 games. Mohamed Salah has managed to hit the target 6 times in the last half dozen matches for Liverpool. It is probably safe to say that they will both be looking to add to their total here once again.