Preview stats Manchester City vs West Ham.
The English Premier League, November 28, Kick-off 14:00 GMT
Manchester City vs West Ham PREVIEW STATS
Having scored in 20 consecutive meetings with West Ham in all competitions, Manchester City drew 0-0 against the Hammers in their last meeting in the League Cup in October, before being eliminated on penalties.
Manchester City have played more open play crosses than any other team in the Premier League this season (206). The Citizens have had at least four teammates in the box for 98 of these, at least 37 more than any other side (West Ham, 61).
Manchester City have won nine of their 10 Premier League games against West Ham under Pep Guardiola (D1), scoring 28 and conceding just five in these matches.
Manchester City have kept a clean sheet in six of their last seven Premier League home games (W5 D1 L1), with the exception being a 2-0 loss against Crystal Palace last month.
West Ham have won just one of their last 15 Premier League away games against Man City (D1 L13), winning 2-1 in September 2015 under Slaven Bilic.
West Ham have taken just five points from 75 available in Premier League away games against reigning champions (W1 D2 L22), with their one victory coming at Manchester United in December 2001.
West Ham are averaging 5.1 shots on target per game in the Premier League this season, their most in a single campaign in the competition since 2000-01 (5.3).
West Ham’s loss at Wolves last time out ended the Hammers’ four-game winning run in the Premier League. They’ve only lost consecutive league games twice since the start of last season, doing so in September 2020 and April 2021.
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Bernardo Silva is Man City’s highest goalscorer in the Premier League this season with four goals. The Portuguese is looking to score in three consecutive league games for the very first time with the Citizens.
Man City’s Raheem Sterling has been involved in 11 goals in his last eight Premier League games against West Ham (6 goals, 5 assists). However, only two of these have come at the Etihad (2 goals in August 2016).