Welcome to our West Ham vs Stoke City preview, predictions and head to head analysis. West Ham are in 7th place in the Premier League. It’s now 5 games since they last had a win. That win came against London rivals Chelsea. Since then they have had 2 defeats and 3 draws. Stoke City are in 11th place in the English Premier League. They too notched up a victory against Chelsea Since then they have notched up 3 wins and a loss at Sunderland. Last weekend’s victory against Manchester City was impressive, and they will be hoping for more of the same.

Recent Form

West Ham DDLDL
West Ham have lost 2 and drawn 3 of their last 5 matches.

Stoke City WWLWW
Stoke City have won 4, and lost 1 of their Premiership matches.

Head to Head

This fixture has played for a lot of times. Fifty Four (54) time to be exact. West Ham have won 20, drawn 12 and Stoke City have won 22. In recent times West Ham have won 5, drawn 2 and Stoke City have won 3 of the last 10 fixtures.

Goals Scored

West Ham have scored 25 goals this season
Stoke City have scored 13 goals this season

Goals Conceded

West Ham have conceded 21 goals this season
Stoke City have conceded 14 goals this season

Top Scorers

West Ham’s top scorer is Dimitri Payet with 5 goals
Stoke City’s top scorer is Marko Arnautović with 5 goals

Team News

West Ham are without Payet, Sakho, Lanzini and Velencia.
Stoke City are without Crouch, Odemwingie, Given and Muniesa.

Conclusion

Stoke have been in good form away from home this season. They have come away with at least a point in 6 out of the 8 matches. There have been a lot of draws at this fixture, and I am going for a draw, with a Stoke victory a close second choice.