The highlight on Saturday afternoon in the English Premier League is certainly the match between Liverpool FC and Leicester City, where Brendan Rodgers celebrates his return to Anfield. Saturday will be concluded in the Premier League at 18:30 with a derby. At the London Stadium, West Ham and Crystal Palace meet. Two teams that can look back on a very strong start to the season and settled in the upper half of the table.
Free Soccer Betting Tips West Ham vs Crystal Palace
The Hammers finally seem to meet the high expectations of the experts in the 2019/20 season. In recent years, the team started again and again catastrophic and had to laboriously fight forward. Before matchday seven, the Pellegrini-Elf ranked fifth in the table. In the derby against Selhurst’s Super Eagles, the Hammers are considered the clear favorites. In the derby between West Ham and Crystal Palace odds are offered for the home win prediction at 2.00!
West Ham – Statistics & Current Form
For the fourth time in a row West Ham United suffered a defeat on the opening day of the Premier League. However, the draw brought the Hammers this season also a real horror start, finally, the Pellegrini Elf had to compete in the first game against champions Manchester City. The fierce 0-5 defeat in front of a home crowd did not necessarily encourage the previous year’s tithe of the Premier League.
But this defeat was well shaken off, as in recent weeks, West Ham United was one of the positive surprises in the motherland of football. Another league defeat had to accept the eleven from London no longer. There have been three wins and three draws in the last six games. West Ham had to concede only four goals! With now 12 points, the Pellegrini-Elf ranks after seven laps on the excellent fifth place. Is it finally time for West Ham to launch the long overdue attack towards Europe this season?
The squad have great qualities and have been able to prove that in the recent 2-0 home win against Manchester United. Especially in the last two Premier League games left-back Aaron Cresswell convinced. Both in the 2-0 victory over the Red Devils and in the 2-2 draw against Bournemouth he entered the scoresheet. Extremely unusual, as he needed no less than 102 Premier League games to score two goals.
Derby-Time in London brings different emotions to West Ham. On the one hand is a negative record, because none of the London Premier League teams has lost more derbies than the hammer – namely a proud 97 in number. However, on the other side of the coin, it is also clear that the team won the last three duels.
The current form as well as the last derbies on Saturday night between West Ham and Crystal Palace make a prediction for the home win seem quite lucrative! However, caution is required – because the Super Eagles from Selhurst are one of the league’s strongest away teams.
Expected formation of West Ham:
➨ Roberto – Cresswell, Ogbonna, Diop, Fredericks – Rice – Felipe Anderson, Fornals, Noble, Yarmolenko – Haller
Last matches of West Ham:
⚽️ 28.09.2019 – Bournemouth Vs. West Ham 2: 2 (Premier League)
⚽️ 25.09.2019 – Oxford United Vs. West Ham 4: 0 (League Cup)
⚽️ 22.09.2019 – West Ham vs. Manchester United 2: 0 (Premier League)
⚽️ 16.09.2019 – Aston Villa Vs. West Ham 0: 0 (Premier League)
⚽️ 31.08.2019 – West Ham vs. Norwich City 2: 0 (Premier League)
Crystal Palace – Statistics & Current Form
Earlier, we called the team of Roy Hodgson one of the strongest away teams in the Premier League. However, the Super Eagles finished last season only in twelfth place in the table. How is that possible? If only the Premier League matches are considered since the Christmas weekend of 2018, Crystal Palace has scored 25 points abroad. Only champions Manchester City (36) and Liverpool (30) have an even better record.
In the current season, however, there was only one victory for the team of Roy Hodgson in the foreign (Old Trafford against Manchester United). In the games at Sheffield United and the Tottenham Hotspurs it was defeats without their own goal to cope. The hope for a derby victory on Saturday night is diminished by the personal Hodgson record. The coach veteran has never won an away game against West Ham United (two draws, four defeats).
However, in these six Premier League games between West Ham and Crystal Palace, the tip on goals from both teams was always the right choice. The Super Eagles are anything but a team that convinces through the offensive. Playfully extremely defensive, the team presents itself and then tries to come through the darts fast or by standards to success.
Since the re-emergence of the team (2013/14) Crystal Palace has received no less than 46 penalties – absolute peak in the league. The probability of a penalty on Saturday is quite high, because in this period no team has received more Penaltys against him than West Ham United (39). This might be a good bet for at least one penalty in the game between West Ham and Crystal Palace.
Expected lineup of Crystal Palace:
➨ Guiata – van Aanholt, Cahill, Kelly, Ward – Schlupp, Milivojevic, McArthur, Kouyate, Zaha – Ayew
Last Games of Crystal Palace:
⚽️ 28.09.2019 – Crystal Palace vs. Norwich City 2: 0 (Premier League)
⚽️ 22.09.2019 – Crystal Palace vs. Wolverhampton 1: 1 (Premier League)
⚽️ 14.09.2019 – Tottenham Vs. Crystal Palace 4: 0 (Premier League)
⚽️ 31.08.2019 – Crystal Palace vs. Aston Villa 1-0 (Premier League)
⚽️ 27.08.2019 – Crystal Palace vs. Colchester United 0: 0 (League Cup)
West Ham vs Crystal Palace Direct Comparison & Statistics Highlights
In the small London derby, the Super Eagles from Selhurst against the Hammers in the recent past had no reason to celebrate. West has always scored in the last eight Premier League games against Crystal Palace.
West Ham has had four wins since losing 3-1 in February 2015 and has taken four draws. Another interesting statistic on the edge says that goals of both teams can be expected. In the recent four games between West Ham and Crystal Palace, the tip on the “Both teams to score” was the right decision.
West Ham vs Crystal Palace Best Free Betting Tips Explained
The two London clubs are separated from each other only by a counter in the table of the English Premier League before the direct duel. Nevertheless, there is a duel between the Fifth and the Ninth! Currently, the strongest league in the world is still extremely balanced. Between West Ham and Crystal Palace, however, according to current odds, the Hammers are relatively clearly favored.
Key Facts – West Ham vs Crystal Palace tips
🔎 West Ham has been unbeaten in six games – with only four goals conceded!
🔎 West Ham has not lost to Crystal Palace for eight Premier League games (4-4-0 record)!
🔎 Roy Hodgson has never won away against West Ham United!
The existing away strength of the Super Eagles is reason enough for us to advise against this tip. We have a good feeling in this city derby between West Ham and Crystal Palace in the prediction to the under 2.5! The Hammers’ defensive has recently stabilized, with only four goals conceded in six games.
The Super Eagles are already a candidate for games with few goals anyway. Accordingly lucrative appear between West Ham and Crystal Palace, the surprisingly high odds of over 2.00 for the under 2.5! As an insert for this tip, we use six units!
Competition: Premier League
Bet Tip: Under 2.5
Stake: 6/10 units