Wolver vs West Ham game in the Premier League on Sunday, and the Hammers will be playing for pride and a place in the top four. West Ham and Newcastle fought to a 1-1 draw last week. The Wolves defeated Leicester City, 1-0 in the other match.
West Ham United has accrued 42 points in their last 26 games. They currently sit at the fifth position while Manchester United is fourth on 46 points; West Ham has not won in its previous two Wolver vs West Ham games, failing to close that gap.
West Ham took the lead in the 32nd minute thanks to a goal from Craig Dawson. Joe Willock scored late in the first half to even the scores for Newcastle. Only one of their previous five games has ended in a victory for West Ham, who have five points from a possible fifteen.
After 24 games, the Wolves sit seventh in the league with 40 points. They have won both in their last two Premier League matches and have risen to the seventh position. In the previous five games in the Premier League, they lost once to Arsenal, 1-0, with four straight victories. On Sunday, a win at West Ham would give the Wolves an excellent chance of climbing the table.
On Nov. 20, the Wolves defeated the Hammers 1-0. In the 58th minute, Ral Jiménez scored his first goal for Wolverhampton Wanderers, following Daniel Podence. After that, neither team scored again, and the score stood that way till 90.
Ruben Neves has been Wolverhampton Wanderers’ best scorer for a lengthy period. The Portuguese midfielder has had two goals in his last five appearances. Jarrod Bowen has scored three goals in West Ham United’s previous five games.
West Ham United is likely to miss the services of Angelo Ogbonna and Arthur Masuaku due to injury. In addition, Willy Boly, Pedro Neto, and Mosquera will miss out on the Wolves team list sheet.
West Ham United has had the upper hand four times at home in seven games against Wolverhampton Wanderers. Wolverhampton Wanderers have won three matches without drawing a single one. The goals scored by West Ham United stand at 9-6 by the Wolves.
There have been seven wins for West Ham United in the last fifteen games, one tie, and seven wins for Wolverhampton Wanderers.
West Ham United beat Wolverhampton Wanderers the previous season on the English Premier League in both of their encounters (4-0 at home and 3-2 away). West Ham United has scored 24% of their goals in this timeframe, 76-90 minutes.
West Ham has netted 45 Premier League goals in 26 games during this season. 23 goals in 24 Premier League games this season for Wolves. In 26 Premier League games, West Ham has conceded 34 goals.
Since the start of the season, the Wolves have conceded 18 goals in 24 Premier League games. In their last five Premier League games, the Wolves have won four.
West Ham must win on Sunday to go back into the top four, as they are now behind several teams that still have games in hand. However, the wolves have an advantage two games in hand; they have an excellent opportunity to surpass West Ham with a win.