Bolton Wdrs. face a trip to West Ham United at Boleyn Ground on Sunday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The The Trotters will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 19 and win only 7 of the 31 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in November 2007, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline in a Premier League match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2007/2008||Sat 12 Apr||Bolton Wdrs.||1 - 0||West Ham Utd.||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sun 04 Nov||West Ham Utd.||1 - 1||Bolton Wdrs.||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sat 05 May||West Ham Utd.||3 - 1||Bolton Wdrs.||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sat 09 Dec||Bolton Wdrs.||4 - 0||West Ham Utd.||PREM|
|2005/2006||Wed 15 Mar||West Ham Utd.||2 - 1||Bolton Wdrs.||FAC|
|2005/2006||Sat 11 Mar||Bolton Wdrs.||4 - 1||West Ham Utd.||PREM|
|2005/2006||Sat 18 Feb||Bolton Wdrs.||0 - 0||West Ham Utd.||FAC|
Recent respective form guides
West Ham United are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 17 goals for the Hammers, with 8 goals against.
In complete contrast to West Ham Utd., Bolton Wdrs. are having a torrid time on their travels, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the The Trotters have hit 4 goals, 7 have hit the back of the wrong net.
West Ham Utd. find themselves in a respectable 5th position, courtesy of the 12 points they have accumulated from 6 games. Bolton Wdrs. are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 4 points from 6 matches.
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|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
|West Ham Utd.||6||4||0||2||15||8||12|
FootyMad's prediction ...
The Trotters are in poor form away, and the FootyMad team are afraid to say this game can be passed over as a comfortable defeat against West Ham Utd.. Home win
|West Ham Utd.||Won 4 successive home games.|
5 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 8 .
|Bolton Wdrs.||Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.|
Not won in previous 5 away matches.
An overall losing run of 3 games.
No win in the 6 most recent games.