Cardiff will take on West Ham on Saturday in a game of round 29 in the Premier League. The hosts are the first team in the relegation zone with 25 points, two separating them from the first team above them in the table. The Hammers are 9th in the standings with 39 points, fourteen away from their Saturday opponents and the drop zone.
Cardiff vs West Ham Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last H2H game||Last H2H games||Last H2H games home/away|
|Cardiff||Loss||2 W/ 1 D/ 10 L||1 W/ 1 D/ 4 L|
|West Ham||Win||10 W/ 1 D/ 2 L||4 W/ 1 D/ 1 L|
Last game between the teams: 04.12.2018 West Ham – Cardiff 3:1; Lucas Perez 49′, 54′, Michail Antonio 61′; Josh Murphy 90′; Joe Ralls missed a penalty for the away side in the 35′
Last game at this venue: 11.01.2014 Cardiff – West Ham 0:2; Carlton Cole 42′, Marc Noble 90′; James Tomkins from the visitors was sent off for two yellow cards in the 72′
Worth mentioning: West Ham are on a seven game winning streak against Brighton in the H2H matches. During that period the Welsh side managed to score just three goals, compared to the seventeen their London opponents have scored. Three of those games featured over 2,5 goals, while just two witnessed goals scored at both ends. All of the last three games played in Cardiff ended in a 2:0 victory for West Ham.
Cardiff vs West Ham Stats
|As of 06.03||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Cardiff||Loss||2 W/ 1 D/ 7 L||1 W/ 1 D/ 3 L|
|Crystal Palace||Win||4 W/ 2 D/ 4 L||0 W/ 1 D/ 4 L|
Last game Cardiff: 02.03.2019 Wolverhampton – Cardiff 2:0; Diego Jota 16′, Raul Jimenez 18′
Last game West Ham: 02.03.2019 West Ham – Newcastle 2:0; Delcan Rice 7′, Marc Noble 42′ (penalty)
Top performers Cardiff: Bobby Reid 4 goals 2 assists, Sol Bamba 4 goals 1 assist, Callum Paterson 4 goals 1 assist.
Top performers West Ham: Felipe Anderson 8 goals 3 assists, Marko Arnautovic 7 goals 3 assists, Javier Hernandez 5 goals 1 assist.
|Last 10 games||GF : GA||Over 2,5 goals||Goal / Goal||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Cardiff lost all of their three recent outings and scored a single goal, while conceding ten in the process. Three of the last five home games featured over 2,5 goals, while just one meeting witnessed goals scored at both ends.
West Ham lost just one of their last five games, with only one producing over 2,5 goals, while three saw both teams scoring. After previously being on a five game unbeaten streak in their visits, now West Ham are without a victory in the last six games away from home, losing five and drawing one. Two of those featured over 2,5 goals, while also two games saw both teams scoring and that were the only two occasions when West Ham found the opposing goal during that period.
Cardiff vs West Ham News
Missing players Cardiff: Sol Bamba is the only sure absentee. Matthew Connolly and Ashley Jazz Richards are doubtful.
Missing players West Ham: Aaron Cresswell, Andryi Yarmolenko, and Carlos Sanches will miss the game. Winston Reid and Jack Wilshire are under question.
Cardiff vs West Ham Predictions
Double chance Cardiff to win or draw – 1.70 @ bet365