West Ham – Burnley : Preview & Prediction
West Ham is stuck in the soft underbelly of the standings (10th) but its delay in European places is not important (-6 points) … Suffice to say that a victory over Burnley, 16th, would revive the Hammers in the race to Europe. David Moyes’ foals have been unbeaten for 4 games, recording 2 draws against Brighton and Hove (2-2) and Southampton (0-0) then 2 successes in their last 2 outings at Everton (1-0) and Stockport (1-0) in the Round of 32 of the FA Cup. The pass of three past Burnley ?. The team trained by Dyche will fight for the maintenance until the end and the partners of Wood (3 goals) presented rather disappointing performances since the end of December. Thus, Burnley lost to Leeds (1-0) and against Manchester United (0-1) on January 12 but posted 2 sluggish victories in front of Sheffield United (1-0) and against Milton Keynes (1-1, 4 tab 3) in the FA Cup. Burnley, who won 1 goal to 0 at the Olympic Stadium in London last season, will find it difficult to reproduce this kind of performance.
West Ham have won 3 of Burnley’s last 5 receptions.
The Hammers will want to break Burnley’s winning streak (3) in their last three duels.
West Ham has just scored 2 successes in its last 2 outings, the Premier League and the FA Cup combined.
Burnley remains on 1 failure in front of MU (0-1) at home.
West Ham is 10th overall.
Burnley is in 16th place with just 4 points ahead of the relegation zone.
West Ham, who remains on 3 failures in a row ahead of Burnley, should break this bad streak and win.
West Ham – Burnley : Betting Tips
West Ham – Win Odds: 2.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70