West Ham vs Arsenal : Match Preview & Prediction

Team News

West Ham
  • West Ham’s injury woes have eased but David Moyes will be reluctant to make changes after their 1-0 win over Chelsea on Saturday.
  • Andy Carroll and Javier Hernandez will push for starts, but Moyes may stick with the same XI that stunned Chelsea.
Arsenal
  • Shkodran Mustafi may not recover in time to feature against West Ham on Wednesday, which leaves Arsene Wenger with a problem. Rob Holding may start instead after Per Mertesacker’s poor performance on Sunday.
  • Aaron Ramsey is set for a spell on the sidelines after suffering an injury in their 1-1 draw with Southampton, which could finally pave the way for Jack Wilshere to start a Premier League game.
  • Olivier Giroud, Alex Iwobi and Danny Welbeck will push for starting berths on Wednesday.

Match Facts

Arsenalhavewon 12 of their last 14 matches against West Ham in all competitions.

Arsenalhavescored at least 3 goals in 9 of their last 11 matches against West Ham in all competitions.

West Hamhave seen over 2.5 goals in their last 8 home matches against Arsenal in all competitions.

Prediction

  • West Ham’s shock 1-0 win over Chelsea on Saturday put an end to a six-game winless run. The Hammers are only in the bottom three on goal difference but face another tough London derby here.
  • Arsenal are one point outside the top four after only managing a 1-1 draw with Southampton on Saturday. The Gunners have only won one of their last four away matches ahead of Wednesday’s clash.
  • This fixture has seen a minimum of three goals scored in each of the last six. Arsenal have won five of those and drawn the other. Can the Hammers win consecutive London derbies?
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