Opta Stats: West Ham United v Fulham

Can Fulham pick up a rare away victory when they face West Ham?
Can Fulham pick up a rare away victory when they face West Ham?

Only goal difference separates 18th placed Fulham and West Ham in 17th. Opta reveals who'll come out on top.

"West Ham have won just one of their last 11 Premier League matches (W1 D4 L6) and none of the last five on home soil (W0 D1 L4)."

You can lay West Ham at 20/211.96.

West Ham are unbeaten in their last eight Barclays Premier League games against Fulham at Upton Park (W4 D4). The Hammers are 20/211.95 to win.

Fulham have conceded 99 goals away from home in Barclays Premier League London derbies. West Ham are 2/91.22 to score.

The Whites have only won six out of 56 Premier League London derbies away from home, with the first of those six coming in November 2001 at Upton Park. Fulham are 7/24.6 to pull off a seventh win.

Carlton Cole has scored six goals in his last five Premier League starts against Fulham. Against no side has Cole netted as many Premier League goals than versus the Whites (6). Cole is 2/13.0 to score.

Kevin Nolan has netted five goals in his Premier League career against Fulham, including in both of his two appearances against the Whites for the Hammers. Nolan is 9/43.25 to score.

10 points after 12 matches is Fulham's worst ever start to a Barclays Premier League campaign. They had 16 points at this stage last season. Fulham are 6/42.5 to be relegated.

In West Ham's previous 17 Premier League campaigns, they have only once had fewer points than they have at this point in 2013-14 (8 points in 2010-11 and they were relegated). West Ham are 11/26.6 to be relegated.

West Ham have won just one of their last 11 Premier League matches (W1 D4 L6) and none of the last five on home soil (W0 D1 L4). You can lay West Ham at 20/211.96.

Fulham have attempted the fewest shots in total in the Premier League so far this season (96, inc. blocked). West Ham are 7/42.72 to keep a clean sheet.

The Hammers have hit the target with just 32.4% of their shots this season, the lowest percentage in the top flight. A Fulham clean sheet is 4/15.1.

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