Can Manchester United get their season off to a flyer when they face West Ham? Opta gives their statistical verdict.
"Joe Hart could become the first away goalkeeper to keep three Premier League clean sheets at Old Trafford, having previously kept two with Manchester City in March 2014 and October 2015."
Three of the last five Premier League games between these two clubs have ended in a draw, with one win apiece in this run. Another draw is [5.7].
Manchester United are unbeaten in their last nine Premier League home games with West Ham United (W7 D2 L0). They are [1.34] to win.
No team has won more opening day fixtures in the Premier League than Manchester United (16, level with Chelsea). They're [1.95] to win half-time/full-time.
West Ham have lost more opening day fixtures than any other Premier League club (10). The draw half-time/Manchester United full-time double result is [4.3].
Jose Mourinho has won seven of his previous eight opening day Premier League fixtures as a manager (D1). United are [2.1] to win to nil.
Romelu Lukaku scored in seven straight Premier League matches for Everton against West Ham between 2013 and 2016, but failed to find the net in his last match against them in April at the London Stadium. Lukaku is [1.83] to score.
Javier Hernandez scored 37 goals in 103 Premier League games for Manchester United, netting a goal every 130 minutes for the club. Hernandez is [5.0] to find the net.
Joe Hart could become the first away goalkeeper to keep three Premier League clean sheets at Old Trafford, having previously kept two with Manchester City in March 2014 and October 2015. Under 2.5 goals is [2.26].
Five of West Ham's last six Premier League goals against Manchester United have come from set pieces (one corner, four free-kicks). Both teams to score is [2.2].