Brentford vs West Ham – Prediction, and Match Preview
Brentford vs West Ham – After losing to Liverpool 1-0 in their previous Premier League match, Brentford will be looking to rebound here.
Brentford had 46% of the game’s possession and 1 of its 5 shots on goal were on goal. Five of Liverpool’s 15 goal efforts found the back of the net. Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah scored in the 13th second.
Brentford hasn’t kept a clean sheet in many of their recent games. In reality, Brentford allowed 7 goals in their previous 6 matches, scoring against them in 5 of those games. However, it’s possible that pattern won’t continue into this game.
According to the form guide going into this game, Brentford hasn’t lost against West Ham United in their last three league contests. In their past two home league games, they are unbeaten.
After defeating AZ 2-1 in their most recent Conference League match, West Ham United enters this contest. Said Benrahma and Michail Antonio scored goals for West Ham United in the 67th and 76th minutes, respectively.
For AZ, Tijani Reijnders scored at 42 seconds. At least three goals have been scored in five of the past six encounters between West Ham United and other teams.
During that time, 3.5 goals were scored on average every game, with West Ham United scoring 1.83 of those goals on average. In the previous two league games, West Ham United had failed to win on the road.
Brentford vs West Ham – Betting Analysis
A review of their previous meetings, which date back to December 20, 1992, reveals that Brentford has won three of them and West Ham United has won two, with one game being tied.
They combined to score 12 goals during this time, scoring six for The Bees and six for The Hammers. This results in an average of two goals being scored every game.
With a fully healthy group available to choose from, Brentford boss Thomas Frank has a full complement with no fitness concerns prior to this match.
The Bees may choose to start David Raya, Zanka, Ethan Pinnock, Ben Mee, Aaron Hickey, Mathias Jensen, Frank Onyeka, Vitaly Janelt, Rico Henry, Bryan Mbeumo, and Ivan Toney in a 3-5-2 formation this time.
There is only one fitness concern for West Ham United manager David Moyes due to a mostly accessible group of players. Gianluca Scamacca will not be playing because of a knee injury.
A 4-2-3-1 system with Lukasz Fabianski, Thilo Kehrer, Angelo Ogbonna, Nayef Aguerd, Aaron Cresswell, Declan Rice, Tom Souek, Jarrod Bowen, Lucas Paquet, Saad Benrahma, and Michail Antonio is a strong possibility for The Hammers.
Our assessment is that West Ham United can get through this Brentford team’s defense, while it’s possible that the number of goals they allow won’t be as high.
What are the top odds for the game?
In terms of the bookies’ odds in the win-draw-win market, a victory for Brentford is available for 2.08, backing the draw is 3.58 and selecting the winner to be West Ham United comes in at 3.75. They are the most competitive returns being offered at the current time.
Brentford vs West Ham – Head -to- Head
Our Prediction: Over 1.5 Goals