West Ham vs Manchester United
England Premier League.
Date: Monday, 2nd January 2017,
Kick-off at 17:15 UK.
Venue: Old Trafford, Manchester.
Jose Mourinho’s men will aim to continue their superb form in 2017 as the pay West Ham United a visit at the new London Stadium on Monday.
Manchester United concluded their December fixture with a home win against Middlesbrough on Saturday. They were superb in December, winning their 5 Premier League games in December to grab maximum points in December (15).
Manchester United are now on 13 games unbeaten run in all competitions, they are on a 5-game winning streak and 6-game winning streak in all competitions. However they are still 6th on the table despite their good run as the pressure gets intense I’m the top table.
Meanwhile, the Hammers went back to slumber on Saturday, ending their December fixture with a defeat to current Champions Leicester. They are in the mid-table as they are in 17th position with 22 points. They haven’t been spectacular at home they have 4 wins, 3 defeats and 2 draws. A win against a high flying Red Devils will surely boos their Morale for the New Year.
West Ham vs Manchester United: Head to Head Statistics
- The Hammers are lagging in their previous 2 meetings this campaign, having drawn the reverse of this fixture and lost the League Cup both in November.
- West Ham are also behind in their total 115 meetings, with 32 wins, 28 draws and 55 defeats to the Red Devils.
- West Ham have been good at home against Manchester United with 24 home wins, 18 draws and 14 home defeat to Manchester United.
- This will be West Ham’s first game against Manchester United at the New London Stadium.
West Ham vs Manchester United: Prediction
The Red Devils have an intimidating record at the moment, their performance have also been excellent. They seem to have bonded over the last few games, and they have been good in front of goal recently.
Manchester United’s good defensively form can’t be overlooked as they are the joint 3rd best defensive so far in the league. We are expecting the Red Devils to keep a clean sheet in the game and also score at least 2 goals in the game.