Opta Stats: West Ham v Southampton

Can Slaven Bilic inspire West Ham when they take on Southampton?
Can Slaven Bilic inspire West Ham when they take on Southampton?
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Two teams struggling at the wrong end of the table clash, as West Ham play host to Southampton. Opta tries to prise them apart.

"Michail Antonio scored his first ever Premier League goal in this exact fixture last season as West Ham came from behind to win 2-1."

Antonio is 3.211/5 to score.

The team scoring first has gone on to lose this exact fixture in each of the last three seasons, with West Ham coming from behind twice (L1). A Southampton half-time/West Ham full-time double result is priced at 10.09/1.

The Saints have won just one of their last five league visits to face West Ham (D1 L3). The Hammers are 2.8815/8 to win.

West Ham have only failed to score in one of their 14 home Premier League meetings with Southampton (0-1 in December 2002). Over 2.5 goals is 2.021/1.

Michail Antonio scored his first ever Premier League goal in this exact fixture last season as West Ham came from behind to win 2-1. Antonio is 3.211/5 to score.

Antonio has scored 10 headed Premier League goals in 2016 - twice as many as any other player. He's 7.06/1 to score the first goal.

West Ham have conceded four goals in consecutive Premier League games for the first time since March 2008, when they conceded four goals in three straight games. Over 3.5 goals is 3.55.

Indeed, the Hammers have lost three consecutive Premier League games for the first time under Slaven Bilic - they've not lost four in a row since April 2014. Southampton are 2.767/4 to inflict a fourth defeat.

Saints have scored just four goals in their five Premier League games this season and never more than once in a match. Under 2.5 goals is 1.9420/21.

West Ham have scored in each of their last 13 home league games, netting at least twice on nine occasions. Both teams to score is 1.774/5.

Dan Fitch 2016/17 Season PL

Staked: 55 pts
Returned: 57.69 pts
P/L: +2.69 pts

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