Wolverhampton vs West Ham United - 29/01/2019 Preview

Wolverhampton will face West Ham United at Molineux Stadium at 24th Round of English Premier League. Wolverhampton against West Ham United is always the match with big interest after their previous matches in English Premier League. Review our thoughts on this match here below.

 

Wolverhampton

Wolves are showing beautiful football this season, however, their position at the league could be even higher. The team has young, experienced and technical players. It is not strange that there are many Portuguese in the team because the new coach is from Portugal and has compiled a comfortable team for himself.

Ruben Neves, Rui Patricio, Diego Jota, Joao Moutinho, and Ruben Vinagre is perfectly combined players mixed with experienced and young players. They are making results and could reach set goals.

This season Wolves are great at counter attacks, creating scoring chances and aerial duels, however, they are facing problems with defending against long shots and set pieces.

 

West Ham United

West Ham United have great players, however, most of the main team is now injured. A. Yarmolenko Achilles tendon rupture, M. Lanzini Cruciate Ligament rupture, J. Wilshere Ankle surgery, and C. Sanchez knee surgery. Even without these great players team showing good results and now standing at 10th position. Two round before West Ham surprisingly won against Arsenal and showed everyone that they are a strong and confident team.

The Hammers are great this season at creating chances using through balls and attacking by the right wing, however, they are unsuccessful at defending against attacks down the wings and aerial duels.

 

H2H

At the beginning of the season, teams have met and Wolverhampton was more successful by scoring a goal in additional time. However, the game was very tough and straight and finished 0:1. Some of the main squad players from West Ham will miss this match due to injuries.