Gillingham vs West Ham betting tips: FA Cup match preview and predictions

Gillingham vs West Ham betting tips

This article covers Gillingham versus West Ham betting tips and predictions ahead of Sunday’s action in the FA Cup 3rd round.

Also included is a thorough Gillingham vs West Ham betting preview.

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

Gillingham vs West Ham: What are the betting odds?

Gillingham vs West Ham betting tips: Who will win?

Back Gillingham to win at home at 19/4.

West Ham are the favourites to win at 8/15.

The draw is priced at 10/3.

Back Gillingham-West Ham (half time/full time) at 18/1.

Back both teams to score at 3/4.

Sebastien Haller is 11/5 to score the first goal, 11/10 to score anytime.

Michail Antonio is 3/1 to score first, 8/5 to score anytime.

Mark Noble is 13/5 to score in the hame, while Robert Snodgrass is 9/4 to score.

For Gillingham, Alex Jabuiak is 15/4 to score first and 11/4 to score anytime.

Gillingham vs West Ham betting tips: Recommended bets

Back West Ham at 40/1 to win the FA Cup

18/1 on Robert Snodgrass to score anytime & West Ham to win 2-1

Gillingham vs West Ham betting prediction: Gillingham 1 – West Ham 2

LONDON, ENGLAND – DECEMBER 29: David Moyes poses for a portrait as he is unveiled as the new manager of West Ham United at The London Stadium on December 29, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Karl Bridgeman/West Ham United FC via Getty Images)

Gillingham vs West Ham: Match preview

West Ham are set to travel to Gillingham on Sunday the 5th of January. The two sides are facing off in the FA Cup 3rd round.

West Ham are entering this year’s competition in the 3rd round whilst Gillingham’s 2019/20 FA Cup journey began in the 1st round where they saw off Sunderland.

The League One outfit then earned a comprehensive 3-0 victory over Doncaster in the 2nd round.

West Ham have clinched the FA Cup three times throughout their history, the last time being in 1980. They have also been runners up twice in 1923 and 2006.

West Ham would lose to Liverpool on penalties in the 2006 FA Cup final.

As for Gillingham, they have never made it past the 6th round of the competition.

The last time these two sides met was all the way back in 2005 when West Ham came out on top.

The two outfits have faced off just 10 times throughout their history with West Ham winning six of those ties.

In terms of form, it is Gillingham who have enjoyed the better results recently.

David Moyes back at West Ham

West Ham parted ways with Manuel Pellegrini earlier this week after the Chilean managed to guide the Hammers to just two wins in his final 14 games in the dugout.

David Moyes has since taken the reins at West Ham with this stint the second time the Scotsman has been in the West Ham dugout.

Moyes took over the London outfit back in the 2017/18 season when they were in similarly poor form. The former Manchester United boss managed to steady the ship and guide them to a 13th place finish in the Premier League that term.

And the Irons will no doubt be hoping for a similar outcome this season as well.

Moyes’ first game in charge this time around saw West Ham comprehensively beat Bournemouth 4-0.

Gillingham team news vs West Ham

Gillingham midfielder Mark Byrne is injured for the West Ham match with a long term knee issue.

Midfielder Matthew Willock is also yet to return from a spell on the sidelines with hamstring and knee problems.

West Ham team news vs Gillingham

David Moyes has a few injury problems.

Goalie David Martin is out with a thigh problem, while Jack Wilshere has ongoing groin issues.

Andriy Yarmolenko is yet to return from a hamstring strain.

Predicted Gillingham line-up vs West Ham

Predicted Gillingham XI vs West Ham

Predicted Gillingham XI vs West Ham

Predicted West Ham line-up vs Gillingham

Predicted West Ham XI vs Gillingham

Predicted West Ham XI vs Gillingham

Gillingham last five games: DWDWD

Gillingham are unbeaten in 7 matches, while they have one defeat in 12.

However, the Gills have lacked consistency recently.

A 1-1 draw at Fleetwood Town was followed by a 3-1 home win over MK Dons.

Gillingham then drew away at Ipswich before beating Rochdale 1-0 at home.

On New Year’s Day, Gillingham were held to a 1-1 draw at home against Portsmouth.

West Ham last five games: DWDDW

West Ham finished 2019 on a losing run, with three defeats in four games.

While West ham beat Southampton, defeats to Arsenal, Crystal Palace and Leicester eventually saw Manuel Pellegrini get the sack.

In David Moyes’s first match in his second spell with the Irons, West Ham thrashed Bournemouth 4-0.

Mark Noble scored twice, Sebastien Haller netted a sweet volley while Felipe Anderson scored his 1st of the season.

Premier League table – 2019/2020

1Liverpool FC29271166214582
2Manchester City28183768313757
3Leicester City29165858283053
4Chelsea FC29146951391248
5Manchester United29129844301445
6Wolverhampton Wanderers29101364134743
7Sheffield United28111073025543
8Tottenham Hotspur29118104740741
9Arsenal FC2891364036440
10Burnley FC29116123440-639
11Crystal Palace29109102632-639
12Everton FC29107123746-937
13Newcastle United2998122541-1635
14Southampton FC29104153552-1734
15Brighton & Hove Albion29611123240-829
16West Ham United2976163550-1527
17Watford FC2969142744-1727
18AFC Bournemouth2976162947-1827
19Aston Villa2874173456-2225
20Norwich City2956182552-2721
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League One table – 2019/2020

1Coventry City341813348301867
2Rotherham United35188961382362
3Oxford United35179961372460
4Portsmouth FC35179953361760
5Fleetwood Town351612751381360
6Peterborough United351781068402859
7Sunderland AFC361611948321659
8Wycombe Wanderers3417894540559
9Doncaster Rovers341591051331854
10Ipswich Town3614101246361052
11Gillingham FC35121584234851
12Burton Albion351212115050048
14Bristol Rovers35129143849-1145
15Lincoln City35126174446-242
16Shrewsbury Town341011133142-1141
17Accrington Stanley351010154753-640
18Milton Keynes Dons35107183647-1137
19Rochdale AFC34106183957-1836
20AFC Wimbledon35811163952-1335
21Tranmere Rovers3488183660-2432
22Southend United3547243985-4619
23Bolton Wanderers34511182766-3914
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