Man. Utd. prepare to entertain West Ham United at Old Trafford on Tuesday evening, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having chalked up an impressive 40 wins out of 60 previous matches.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Old Trafford was just last season, in October 2008, with Man. Utd. running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a Premier League match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Sat 05 Dec||West Ham Utd.||0 - 4||Man. Utd.||PREM|
|2008/2009||Sun 08 Feb||West Ham Utd.||0 - 1||Man. Utd.||PREM|
|2008/2009||Wed 29 Oct||Man. Utd.||2-0||West Ham Utd.||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sat 03 May||Man. Utd.||4 - 1||West Ham Utd.||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sat 29 Dec||West Ham Utd.||2 - 1||Man. Utd.||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sun 13 May||Man. Utd.||0 - 1||West Ham Utd.||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sun 17 Dec||West Ham Utd.||1 - 0||Man. Utd.||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Manchester United have an excellent home record, winning five and losing just one of the last six games. In this time, Red Devils have rattled up an impressive 20 goals, and conceded 2.
In complete contrast to Man. Utd., West Ham Utd. are having a torrid time on their travels, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. Hammers have conceded 9 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.
Man. Utd.'s total of 57 points from their 27 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League. West Ham Utd. see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premier League, showing a record of 27 points from their 26 games played so far,
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|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
|West Ham Utd.||6||2||3||1||7||3||9|
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.||Won 4 successive home games.|
12 games since last home draw.
|West Ham Utd.||Not won in previous 13 away matches.|
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.