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Opta Stats: West Ham v Huddersfield

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West Ham can cut the gap on the Europa League contenders with a win over Huddersfield. Opta weighs up the odds.

"Huddersfield are winless in their last eight away Premier League games (D1 L7), failing to score in each of their last five."

West Ham are [2.5] to win to nil.

West Ham are unbeaten in their three Premier League games against Huddersfield (W2 D1) - they've only faced Bradford more often without defeat in the competition (4). The draw is [4.1].

Huddersfield have lost their last three away games against West Ham in all competitions, since a 1-0 win in the top-flight in May 1971. A West Ham win is [1.61].

After winning their first Premier League game in London 3-0 against Crystal Palace, Huddersfield are winless in their subsequent seven in the capital (D1 L6), scoring one and conceding 17 goals in these games. West Ham are [4.4] to win both halves.

West Ham haven't lost a home Premier League match against the side starting the day bottom since February 2007 against Watford (0-1), winning seven and drawing three since. The draw half-time/West Ham full-time double result is [4.4].

Yorkshire teams have lost their last seven Premier League visits to West Ham (Hull City five times, Sheffield United and Huddersfield once each) since Leeds United won 4-3 in November 2002. West Ham are [2.5] to win half-time/full-time.

West Ham are looking to win three consecutive Premier League games at the London Stadium for the first time. They last won three in a row at home in March 2016 at the Boleyn Ground. A West Ham win and both teams to score is [3.8].

Huddersfield are winless in their last eight away Premier League games (D1 L7), failing to score in each of their last five. West Ham are [2.5] to win to nil.

Huddersfield have failed to score in 54% of their total Premier League games (37/68) - they're the only side in the competition's history to fail to score in over half of their games played. Under 2.5 goals is [1.91].

Huddersfield have used the joint-highest number of different players in the Premier League this season (29, level with Southampton), but have had the joint fewest goalscorers (9, level with Fulham), meaning just 31% of their players used have found the net this term. Under 1.5 goals is [3.7].

Dan Fitch 2018/19 Season P/L

Staked: 276.00 pts
Returned: 290.83 pts
P/L: +14.83 pts

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