The 5th round fixtures of the English Premier League Championship are full of attractive matches. In this round, West Ham United and Manchester United will meet in a face-to-face confrontation at the London Olympic Stadium on Sunday, 19 September 2021. The meeting will start at 16:00 Moscow time.
The interest in the upcoming game is great. The current Manchester United are in the lead in the Championship, so it will be interesting to see how the leader will play their next away game. We offer a prediction for the West Ham vs Manchester United match which, in our opinion, may be useful.
West Ham United
The capital team is not yet in a stable playing shape. After four rounds played, the Hammers managed to earn 8 points which secured the team the 8th position in the standings. These achievements were facilitated by two draws which were achieved by David Moyes’ team: a 2-2 draw in the match against Crystal Palace and a clean sheet in the game against Southampton.
The current Manchester United team looks great. And the team of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is still playing without serious failures. In the 4th round, the Mancunians defeated Newcastle 4-1. This victory and the best goal difference between goals scored/conceded allowed the Red Devils to lead the Championship. Ahead of the game with West Ham, the Mancunians have 10 points.
The West Ham United and Manchester United teams have met each other 145 times at the official level. In these meetings, Manchester United won 68 matches, while West Ham was stronger in 45 matches. A draw was recorded in 32 matches.
Naturally, Manchester United is the favorite in the upcoming game. The team is on the move, and the team of the guests today is impressive. As for our prediction for the West Ham vs Manchester United match, we propose to bet on the goals scored.
Probable result – Both teams will score.