EPL Target Men Stats Compared | Dzeko, Benteke, Holt, Carroll & Lukaku

EPL Target Men Stats Compared | Dzeko, Benteke, Holt, Carroll & Lukaku

Scouting Report: West Ham United | Stats & Tactical Analysis

Scouting Report: West Ham United | Stats & Tactical Analysis

This week Martin Lewis has a scouting report on West Ham United. This will not only be interesting for West Ham United supporters but also Spurs supporters before the big Monday Night Football game. In fact supporters of any club that are yet to play West Ham this season will find this in-depth tactical and statistical analysis interesting. N.B. Please note that this is not an article - the purpose of this report is just that for it to seem …
West Ham Vs Everton | Match Preview & Stats

West Ham Vs Everton | Match Preview & Stats

West Ham 2 Liverpool 3 | Tactical Analysis & Player Stats Report

West Ham 2 Liverpool 3 | Tactical Analysis & Player Stats Report

Liverpool and West Ham played out a hotly contested match at Upton Park. Liverpool just edged the encounter with two goals from former West Ham players (a Glen Johnson screamer & good finish from Joe Cole) and one own goal by James Collins. Despite the close margin, Liverpool created triple the scoring chances of West Ham with 12 to The Hammers’ 4. Their possession play resulted in a strong 61% share of the ball. West Ham ceded possession control and …
West Ham United's Noble-man | Stats Comparison with Steven Gerrard

West Ham United's Noble-man | Stats Comparison with Steven Gerrard

The famous West Ham Academy has produced some of England's finest players. From Geoff Hurst, Bobby Moore and Martin Peters to Paul Ince, Rio Ferdinand and Frank Lampard, it's hard to ignore the calibre of the players West Ham develop. So it is with great interest that we look upon one of West Ham's current academy graduates, Mark Noble. Noble has been with West Ham since his early teens. He broke into the first team in 2007 and has been …
Long Ball Analysis in the Premier League - Part 2 | Stats Analysis

Long Ball Analysis in the Premier League - Part 2 | Stats Analysis

The first part of this article was published after 6 games had been played in the Premier League - you can click here on the article titled: Long Ball in the Premier League (with no mention of Madrid or Barca) - part 2 is below. Long Ball Analysis Sorry, my bad. I just couldn’t resist. I’ve jumped the gun and I apologise. Instead of my promised once-every-six-games look at long ball statistics, after the best start to a season in West …
Kevin Nolan: what does he actually do? | Stats Comparison to rivals

Kevin Nolan: what does he actually do? | Stats Comparison to rivals

A lot has been said of Kevin Nolan at the Boleyn Ground since his arrival at West Ham 18 months ago, in a 5.5m deal from Newcastle United. As the 2011/12 season wore on, while fans acknowledged his obvious leadership skills, more and more questions were raised regarding what else he contributed on the field. Invariably, Nolan's answer to the doubters was to pop up with a goal the following week, and probably the week after, too, for good measure. Because that is what …
QPR vs West Ham: Tactical Analysis

QPR vs West Ham: Tactical Analysis

West Ham secure their first away league win of the season with a hard fought 2-1 victory over QPR at Loftus Road . The defeat sees QPR remain bottom on the division on goal difference with just 2 points from 6 games thus far. The result was earned by through a combination of West Ham's hard work and domination of the first half aided by Mark Hughes somewhat surprising starting line up which never quite worked. Line Ups Mark Hughes …