Opta Stats: West Ham v Watford

Is the only way up for Watford when they travel to West Ham?
Is the only way up for Watford when they travel to West Ham?
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Only three points separates twelfth placed West Ham and Watford in eleventh. Opta tries to prise them apart.

"West Ham are currently unbeaten in four home games in all competitions (W2 D2) – they’ve never gone five without defeat at the London Stadium."

The draw is [3.4].

Since a run of 11 consecutive home wins against the Hornets in all competitions between September 1984 and November 2004, West Ham have won just one of their last five home games against them (D1 L3). Watford are [3.05] to win.

Watford's 4-2 victory away at West Ham last season was the first time they'd scored four goals in an away top-flight game for 30 years, since winning 5-1 at Chelsea in May 1986. Over 2.5 goals is [2.04].

The Hammers have both scored and conceded in each of their last eight Premier League games - their longest such run of this occurring since a run of 10 in November 2009. Both teams to score is [1.75].

After taking a maximum of nine points from their opening three away league games this season, the Hornets have picked up just a further five from their last 30 available on the road (W1 D2 L7). West Ham are [2.6] to win.

West Ham are currently unbeaten in four home games in all competitions (W2 D2) - they've never gone five without defeat at the London Stadium. The draw is [3.4].

Watford are looking to win back-to-back league games for the first time since November, following their 4-1 win against Chelsea on Monday. They are [2.16] in the Draw No Bet market.

David Moyes has never lost a home league match against the Hornets (P4 W3 D1 L0) and has won both home Premier League meetings against them. West Ham are [1.83] Draw No Bet.

Moyes faced Javi Gracia twice while he managed Real Sociedad in La Liga - he drew one and lost one against Gracia, who was then in charge of Malaga. Watford are [1.61] Double Chance.

Michail Antonio has scored six goals in his last seven league matches against Watford, including a brace in West Ham's 4-2 defeat in September 2016 at London Stadium. Antonio is [3.6] to score.

Dan Fitch 2017/18 Season P/L

Staked: 364.00 pts
Returned: 359.50 pts
P/L: -4.50 pts

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