West Ham lands their chance to register their first win in the Premier League to shake off the bad luck this weekend. The Hammers play host to Wolves at the London Stadium. The match schedules for Sunday with kickoff at 9 pm.
David Moyes is having troubles at the helm of West Ham with wrangles tainting the reputation of the club. The side started with a 2-0 loss to Newcastle followed with a 2-1 loss to Arsenal last weekend.
It was a close call for West Ham who brought their best game in the London derby. A half time equalizer by Antonio was seen to mark a comeback for the side. A last-minute equalizer by Nketiah shanks the sink further.
David Moyes will enjoy successful exploits in the EFL Cup. The side started with a 3-0 win over Charlton to proceed to the next round. A triumphant 5-1 win over Hull City motivated the side to head into the weekend’s game with a point to prove.
A 2-0 win over Sheffield United was enough to kick start Nuno Espirito’s campaign on the right note. Unfortunately, the win was short-lived as the side fell short to a 3-1 loss at the Molineux Stadium last weekend. The side will enjoy from a triumphant win over Stoke City in the second round of the EFL Cup.
West Ham vs Wolves Head to Head
Both sides have nine games against each other with West Ham taking home three wins while Wolves with five wins. Here is a look at their previous encounters:
West Ham 5-1 Hull City
Arsenal 2-1 West Ham
West Ham 3-0 Charlton Athletic
West Ham 2-0 Newcastle United
Wolves 1-3 Man City
Wolves 0-1 Stoke City
Sheffield 0-2 Wolves
Wolves 0-1 Sevilla
West Ham Team News
Captain Mark Noble remains on the sidelines with an injury alongside Jack Wilshere. Antonio is establishing himself as a new No. 9 having netted 60% of the camp’s goal. Sebastian Haller might earn his first debut this season alongside outcast Felipe Anderson. Issa Diop and Josh Cullen are ruled out with positive coronavirus tests.
Wolves Team News
The arrival of Nelson Semedo at the club gives Adama Traore much freedom to push alongside left-wing instead of a wing-back. After coming off during their encounter with City, Marcal sets to be replaced with Vinagre as a full back.
Prediction and Odds
We expect a comfortable win for Wolves, especially with their attacking threat against a feeble defence.
Goals Over 2.5
Both Teams to Score