Stoke v West Ham - Fascinating Facts
Ahead of what should be an intriguing clash with Stoke City, we`ve stuck our heads in the record and form books to come up with a few fascinating facts.
• West Ham United have never beaten Stoke City, in the Premier League when they`ve had Mark Hughes in charge. In 8 attempts, West Ham have lost 3 and drawn 5.
• If Stoke City avoid defeat in this fixture they will equal there longest ever run, in top-flight football, without losing to the Hammers, 9 games, a record set between 1964 and 1968.
• The last time West Ham won a Premier League game at Stoke was back in March 2013, a 1-0 win.
• West Ham`s last 2 games have yielded 4 points, 1 more point than they earned in the previous 8 games.
• If West Ham United avoid defeat, David Moyes will have racked up 3 games without defeat, I the Premier League for the first time since he was in charge of Manchester United.
• West Ham, despite their recent recovery, have won just 1 match o the last 10 Premier League fixtures, losing 5 and drawing 4
• The Hammers have not won an away game in the Premier League this season, in 9 attempts.
• Javier Hernandez has a good record playing against Stoke City, the Mexican has scored 5 Premier League goals against them.