Sam Allardyce returns to West Ham with his Sunderland side in need of points to escape the relegation zone. Opta rates their chances.
"West Ham are unbeaten in their last 10 Premier League games at the Boleyn Ground (W5 D5)."
The Hammers have won seven and lost just one of the last 10 Premier League home games against the Black Cats. West Ham are 1.855/6 to win.
Former West Ham boss Sam Allardyce returns to his old club. He had a 31% win percentage rate compared to new boss Slaven Bilic who has won 38% of his games in charge. Bilic has the best win percentage of any West Ham manager in the Premier League era (min. 4 games). West Ham are 3.185/40 to win half-time/full-time.
West Ham United have conceded the highest proportion of goals in the first half of matches this season (61%). Sunderland are 5.04/1 to be leading by half-time.
Sunderland have won just two of their last 15 Premier League away trips (W2 D3 L10). West Ham are 1.374/11 in the Draw No Bet market.
Dimitri Payet has scored or assisted 12 Premier League goals this season (seven goals, five assists); twice as many as any other West Ham player. Payet is 2.6413/8 to find the net.
If West Ham United win this match, it will be their highest ever haul of points after 27 Premier League games beating the 42 they had earned in 2005-06. The draw half-time/West Ham full-time double result is 5.24/1.
Sunderland have allowed their opponents 158 shots on target against them this season, more than any other team in the top flight. Over 2.5 goals is 2.021/1.
Sunderland have conceded the joint-most penalties in the Premier League this season along with Norwich City (7). The odds of a penalty being taken are 4.75.
West Ham are unbeaten in their last 10 Premier League games at the Boleyn Ground (W5 D5). The draw is 3.8514/5.
West Ham have mustered the most attempts (10) and goals (3) from throw-ins this season. Over 3.5 goals is 3.65.