Fulham vs West Ham betting tips: Premier League match preview & predictions

Fulham vs West Ham prediction: Fulham 1-2 West Ham

West Ham are in red-hot form and will be confident of achieving a fourth consecutive victory on Saturday.

Fulham have lost nine of their last 11 matches and begin the weekend bottom of the Premier League.

Fulham vs West Ham: Who will win?

West Ham are narrow 6/4 favourites to win, despite playing away from home. Fulham can be backed at 9/5 while the draw is priced at 12/5.

Matches involving Fulham average 3.5 goals per game, the highest in the league. Over 2.5 goals is 4/6.

Javier “Chicharito” Hernandez has scored three goals in his last three league games. His next goal will be his 50th in the competition. All 49 so far have come from inside the box. Back the Mexican to open the scoring at 11/2 or to score anytime at 6/4.

Fulham vs West Ham Premier League match preview

Fulham host West Ham United at Craven Cottage in a Premier League London derby on Saturday.

Claudio Ranieri’s side suffered a 4-1 defeat at Old Trafford last weekend. Aboubakar Kamara won and scored a consolation penalty as the Cottagers finished the match with 10 men.

Fulham’s last match at home ended in a 1-1 draw with Leicester. Kamara again getting his name on the scoresheet.

Fulham find themselves on 9 points, just two points from safety.

West Ham will be looking for a fourth straight win after victories over Newcastle, Cardiff and Crystal Palace. The Hammers’ recent form has seen them rise to 11th in the table on 21 points.

Robert Snodgrass, Hernandez and Felipe Anderson all scored for West Ham in the second half last weekend.

These two London sides have met 20 times in the Premier League. West Ham have 11 wins to Fulham’s 4.

The last top-flight meeting between the sides came back in 2014 when Fulham ran out 2-1 winners.

HUDDERSFIELD, ENGLAND – NOVEMBER 10: Felipe Anderson of West Ham United celebrates with teammate Aaron Cresswell after scoring his team’s first goal during the Premier League match between Huddersfield Town and West Ham United at the John Smith’s Stadium on November 10, 2018 in Huddersfield, United Kingdom. (Photo by Marc Atkins/Getty Images)

Fulham team news vs West Ham

Andre-Frank Zambo Anguissa misses out after being sent off against United.

Floyd Ayite is set to miss out again with a groin strain.

Calum Chambers is hoping to recover from a knock and could feature in a deep midfield role.

Kevin McDonald has a hamstring strain and remains a doubt.

West Ham team news vs Fulham

West Ham have a lengthy injury list heading into the weekend.

Andriy Yarmolenko and Carlos Sanchez are among the key long-term absentees for Manuel Pellegrini.

Winsten Reid has a knee injury and is targeting a return to action in January.

Marko Arnautovic has a muscle injury although Lucas Perez should recover from an ankle problem. Andy Carroll is back in contention and could partner Hernandez up front.

Jack Wilshere, Ryan Fredericks and Manuel Lanzini are further absentees for the Hammers.

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Predicted Fulham XI vs West Ham

Predicted Fulham XI vs West Ham

West Ham predicted line-up vs Fulham

Predicted West Ham XI vs Fulham

Predicted West Ham XI vs Fulham

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All odds mentioned in this article are correct at the time of publishing and are subject to change.

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