Man Utd. prepare to entertain West Ham United at Old Trafford on Sunday afternoon, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having chalked up an impressive 38 wins out of 57 previous matches.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Old Trafford was just last season, in March 2006, the Red Devils carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a Premiership match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sun 17 Dec||West Ham Utd.||1 - 0||Man Utd.||PREM|
|2005/2006||Wed 29 Mar||Man Utd.||1-0||West Ham Utd.||PREM|
|2005/2006||Sun 27 Nov||West Ham Utd.||1 - 2||Man Utd.||PREM|
|2002/2003||Sun 26 Jan||Man Utd.||6 - 0||West Ham Utd.||FAC|
|2002/2003||Sat 14 Dec||Man Utd.||3 - 0||West Ham Utd.||PREM|
|2002/2003||Sun 17 Nov||West Ham Utd.||1 - 1||Man Utd.||PREM|
|2001/2002||Sat 16 Mar||West Ham Utd.||3 - 5||Man Utd.||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Manchester United are unbeaten in their last six home games, winning five of them, and drawing the other one. In this time, Red Devils have rattled up an impressive 18 goals, and conceded 5.
West Ham Utd. have an average recent record on the road, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. While the Hammers have hit 6 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Man Utd. are currently sitting proudly at the top of the entire league, having collected 89 points from the 37 games played. West Ham Utd. are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 38 points from 37 matches.
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||4||0||2||8||7||12|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Its good news for Man Utd. fans, because, with them being in such great nick at home, I just cannot see any further than an emphatic home win for the Red Devils. Home win
|Man Utd.||Unbeaten in the last 24 home games.|
Unbeaten run of 6 matches.
|West Ham Utd.||7 games since last away draw.|
Last drawn game 14 outings ago.