Aston Villa vs West Ham Premier League predictions: Tips, odds and team news
Aston Villa and West Ham meet in the Premier League on Sunday at 4:30pm (UK time).
Aston Villa vs West Ham odds
Despite being so early in the season, this is a key battle between two teams looking to break up England’s elite and once again challenge among the European places.
Aston Villa head into the match fifth in the table, just one point adrift of the Champions League spots and unbeaten in their last four Premier League matches, though a 1-1 draw against Wolves just before the international break was a slightly underwhelming result — especially given they’d thrashed Brighton 6-1 a week earlier.
As for West Ham, they’re seventh, just two places and two points behind their hosts and sporting a four-game unbeaten streak across all competitions which includes a 2-2 comeback draw against Newcastle.
Aston Villa vs West Ham: Predictions
|Correct Score||Aston Villa 2-1 West Ham||7/1|
|First Goalscorer||Ollie Watkins||9/2 (was 19/5)|
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The stats behind our Aston Villa vs West Ham predictions:
- Aston Villa have scored in their last seven games across all competitions,
- West Ham have scored in all 11 of their competitive matches.
- Unai Emery’s men have a 100% record at home in the Premier League this season.
- Ollie Watkins has scored five goals in his last six appearances for club and country.
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Seven of Aston Villa’s last 10 goals across all competitions have come in the second half of matches.
Aston Villa have a perfect home record in the Premier League this season, but no side has kept a clean sheet against West Ham in any competition so far. Seven of Villa’s last 10 goals in all competitions have come in the second half, while four of West Ham’s last six have been in the first half.
Aston Villa team news
|–||Emi Buendia, Tyrone Mings, Jacob Ramsey||Alex Moreno|
Emi Buendia and Tyrone Mings are out long-term for Aston Villa, while Jacob Ramsey isn’t expected back until November. Alex Moreno is nearing a return but this game may come a little too soon for the Spaniard.
West Ham team news
|–||–||Aaron Cresswell, Ben Johnson, Lukasz Fabianski|
As for West Ham, they will likely remain without injured full-backs Aaron Cresswell and Ben Johnson, though it shouldn’t be too long until both return. Goalkeeper Lukasz Fabianski is also unlikely to feature.
Aston Villa vs West Ham head-to-head record
- 12/03/23 – West Ham 1-1 Aston Villa – Premier League
- 28/08/22 – Aston Villa 0-1 West Ham – Premier League
- 13/03/22 – West Ham 2-1 Aston Villa – Premier League
- 31/10/21 – Aston Villa 1-4 West Ham – Premier League
- 03/02/21 – Aston Villa 1-3 West Ham – Premier League
March’s 1-1 draw ended a five-game losing streak against West Ham for Aston Villa, who haven’t beaten the Conference League winners since May 2015 — an 11-game winless run. That said, this is a very different Aston Villa team than in years previous.
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