Opta Stats: West Ham v Southampton

Will Slaven Bilic be celebrating after West Ham's match with Southampton?
Will Slaven Bilic be celebrating after West Ham's match with Southampton?

Only two points separates West Ham and Southampton. We asked Opta to prise them apart.

"The last time that West Ham won their final league game of a calendar year was way back in December 2008 (2-1 v Stoke City)."

A draw is 3.412/5.

None of the last 12 Premier League games between these two at the Boleyn Ground have ended in a draw (nine wins for West Ham). The Hammers are 3.55/2 to win.

Southampton will be looking to win successive league away games at West Ham for the first time since April 1992. They are 2.3411/8 to taste victory.

Mark Noble has scored three goals in his last three Premier League appearances against Southampton at the Boleyn Ground. Noble is 7.26/1 to score.

The last time that West Ham won their final league game of a calendar year was way back in December 2008 (2-1 v Stoke City). A draw is 3.412/5.

Southampton last won their final league game in a calendar year in December 2010 (4-1 v Huddersfield), losing two and drawing two of their year-ending league games since. You can lay the Saints at 2.3811/8.

Southampton have lost just one of their last five Premier League trips to London (W3 D1 L1). They are 1.654/6 in the Draw No Bet market.

West Ham are unbeaten in their last six Premier League home games, but four of these have been draws (W2 D4 L0). The Hammers are 2.466/4 Draw No Bet.

Southampton have won just two of their last 15 Premier League away games (W2 D5 L8), netting just 11 goals in this run. West Ham are 1.738/11 in the Double Chance market.

West Ham have recorded five successive top flight draws for the first time since October 1968 (they've never drawn six in a row in the top flight). The draw half-time/full-time is 5.24/1.

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