Liverpool vs West Ham Prediction and Odds
Liverpool vs West Ham Prediction: Liverpool is expected to win the upcoming match against West Ham as per the bookmarkers and stats.
Liverpool vs West Ham Score Prediction: Liverpool: 2, West Ham: 1
Statistical analysis is based on historic performance. Player performance in the match may not necessarily replicate recent performances.
Liverpool will aim to maintain their unbeaten streak and secure a convincing home victory as they welcome West Ham to Anfield Stadium on Sunday, September 24th. In contrast to the previous season, Jurgen Klopp’s team has made a strong start in the Premier League campaign. With one draw and four wins out of their first five matches, Liverpool currently occupies the 3rd position in the league standings, boasting a total of 13 points. Despite a sluggish start in their last game against Wolverhampton Wanderers, conceding an early goal, Liverpool rallied in the second half to secure a 3-1 win.
West Ham, on the other hand, faces another formidable challenge as they prepare for an away match against Liverpool. The Hammers have shown impressive form thus far, with their recent 1-3 loss to Manchester City being their first defeat of the season. West Ham currently sits in 6th place in the league table, having accumulated 10 points.
Liverpool vs West Ham Prediction: Last 5 Games Analysis
- Liverpool won 4 and lost only 1 of the last 5 home matches. They scored 9 goals and conceded 2.
- Liverpool secured clean sheets in 3 games.
- West Ham won 2 of the last 5 away matches. They lost 2 and drew 1 game. The overall goal aggregate stood at 7-7.
- West Ham failed to end any game in a clean sheet.
Liverpool vs West Ham Goal Prediction
- Liverpool looks to take an early lead in home fixtures. In the last 5 matches at home, 6 out of 9 goals were netted in the first half. On average, the first goal came in the 34th minute.
- The Reds are scoring 2.4 goals per game so far. At home, the average rises to 3 goals per game.
- xG: Overall- 1.65 | At Home- 2.07
- West Ham scored a majority of goals in the second half of the last 5 away games. Out of 7 goals, 5 of them were scored in the last 45 minutes with an average time of the 47th minute for the opening goal.
- They have maintained a goal-scoring rate of 2 goals per match. The average in the away games remains the same.
- xG: Overall- 1.14 | At Away- 1.24
Liverpool vs West Ham Prediction: Odds
Liverpool will start as home favorites in the upcoming match against West Ham as per the latest predictions.
Betting Odds as per Oddschecker:
- Liverpool: 9/20
- Draw: 9/2
- West Ham: 6/1
Liverpool vs West Ham Prediction: Who is Likely to Score
- The star Egyptian footballer, Mo Salah makes the Liverpool attack one of the most dangerous among all sides. Salah has added 2 goals to his name this season, playing with an average of 1.6 shots on target per match. Salah assisted in 4 goals as well and created 6 big chances for his team. His xG is currently at 2.73.
- Luis Diaz has been in excellent touch in the current season. He scored twice so far with an xG of 1.62. Diaz made 1 key pass per match with a passing accuracy of 80%. He has a goal conversion rate of 17%.
- The English midfielder Jarrod Bowen is the leading scorer for the Hammers with 3 goals. He is playing with an average of 1.2 shots on target per game. He has a goal conversion rate of 23% with an xG of 2.28.
- James Ward-Prowse is another key midfielder of West Ham. He scored 2 goals so far, playing with an average of 1 shot on target per match. His goal conversion rate stands at 33%. Ward-Prowse made 1.3 key passes per match with a passing accuracy of 89%.
Liverpool vs West Ham Prediction: Defense Analysis
- Liverpool’s defense has been solid in recent matches as they conceded only 2 goals in the last 5 home games, both in the first half.
- The Reds have given away 0.8 goals per match as of now. At home, the average has been 0.5 goals per match.
- Goalkeeper Alisson has been fantastic this season. He has saved 3.8 goals per game so far with a success rate of 83%.
- In the defense, some of the key defenders of Liverpool are players like Andrew Robertson and Joel Matip. Robertson has played the season with an average of 2.6 clearances per match. He also scored a crucial goal for the Reds in the last game against Wolverhampton. Matip has maintained an average of 3 clearances per match. He won 67% of the aerial duels.
- West Ham gave away 7 goals in the last 5 away matches. Out of 7 goals, 4 were allowed in the second half.
- In the current season, the Hammers are playing with a goal-conceding rate of 1.4 goals per match. At away, the average has been 1 goal per match as of now.
- West Ham’s goalkeeper Alphonso Areola has been impressive in the EPL 2023-24. He is playing with an average of 5.2 saves per match. Areola’s success rate stands at 79%.
- The defensive panel of West Ham comprises players like Kurt Zouma and Nayef Aguerd. Zouma has been excellent as he is playing with an average of 8 clearances per game. He won 71% of the aerial duels. Aguerd’s clearance average is currently at 5.3 per match with a success rate of 58% in the ground duels.
Liverpool vs West Ham H2H Stats
Matches: 147 | Liverpool: 81 | Draw: 37 | West Ham: 29
Recent 5 Meetings: Liverpool: 4 | Draw: 0 | West Ham: 1
Last Meeting: Liverpool defeated West Ham with a score of 2-1 in a Premier League fixture on 26 April 2023.
H2H Key Insights (Last 5 Meetings)
- Number of home matches won: 2
- Scored 1.80 goals per match
- Scored in each game
- Number of away matches won: 0
- Scored 1 goal per match
- Failed to score twice
Liverpool vs West Ham Last EPL Game Analysis
Liverpool secured a 3-1 away win against the Wolves in the last match. Cody Gakpo, Andrew Robertson, and Hugi Bueno scored for the Reds. Hwang Hee-chan contributed the only goal for Wolverhampton.
- Shots: Wolves 11 – Liverpool- 16
- Shots on Target: Wolves 2 – Liverpool- 6
- Corners: Wolves 4 – Liverpool- 4
- Passing Accuracy: Wolves 80% – Liverpool- 87%
- Possession: Wolves 34% – Liverpool- 66%
- Fouls: Wolves 10 – Liverpool- 4
- Yellow Cards: Wolves 1 – Liverpool- 3
West Ham is coming off a 1-3 home loss against Man City in the last game. James Ward-Prowse gave the lead to the Hammers in the first half. But the Citizens responded by scoring 3 back-to-back goals by Jeremy Doku, Bernardo Silva, and Erling Haaland.
- Shots: West Ham 6 – Man City- 29
- Shots on Target: West Ham 3 – Man City- 15
- Corners: West Ham 4 – Man City- 11
- Passing Accuracy: West Ham 86% – Man City- 92%
- Possession: West Ham 31% – Man City- 69%
- Fouls: West Ham 7 – Man City- 11
- Yellow Cards: West Ham 3 – Man City- 2
Liverpool vs West Ham Winner Prediction
Liverpool is expected to leverage their current momentum and exert control over the upcoming home match against West Ham. Conversely, West Ham has performed reasonably well up to this point, but they cannot afford any mistakes if they hope to prevent consecutive defeats.
As per the predictions and betting platforms, Liverpool is expected to win this contest. We predict the scoreline be 2-1 in favor of the Reds.