West Ham United face Manchester City in the Premier League 2022-23 at the London Stadium on Sunday, August 7. The match will start at 9:00 PM Indian Standard Time (IST).
West Ham United finished seventh on the 2021-22 Premier League points table with 16 wins, eight draws, and 14 losses in 38 games and a total of 56 points. West Ham drew RC Lens 0-0 in their previous friendly match. The Hammers made a marquee acquisition in the summer transfer window with the transfer of Gianluca Scamacca from Sassuolo.
Manchester City lost 3-1 to Liverpool in the FA Community Shield 2022. The Citizens were the champions of the 2021-22 Premier League season with 29 wins in 38 games last season. Erling Haaland could make his first Premier League appearance for Manchester City in the upcoming fixture. New signings Julian Alvarez and Kalvin Phillips are also in contention to start against West Ham United.
West Ham United vs Manchester City Premier League 2022-23 odds
Parimatch odds: West Ham United: 6.10, Manchester City: 1.05, Draw: 4.50
Betway odds: West Ham United: 6.30, Manchester City: 1.10, Draw: 4.60
10CRIC odds: West Ham United: 6.50, Manchester City: 1.40, Draw: 4.70
4RABET odds: West Ham United FC: 6.15, Manchester City FC: 1.07, Draw: 4.30
Note: Odds are subject to change. Please visit betting sites to check and confirm the latest odds.
West Ham United vs Manchester City Head-to-Head
Manchester City have dominated this head-to-head, winning 25 while West Ham United have won nine out. Eight matches have ended in a draw.
West Ham United drew Manchester City 2-2 in their previous encounter.
West Ham United vs Manchester City probable starting lineups
West Ham United: Lukasz Fabianski (goalkeeper), Aaron Cresswell, Kurt Zouma, Ben Johnson, Vladimir Coufal, Declan Rice (captain), Tomas Soucek, Pablo Fornals, Manuel Lanzini, Jarrod Bowen, Michail Antonio.
Manchester City: Ederson (goalkeeper), Joao Cancelo, Nathan Ake, Ruben Dias, Kyle Walker, Kevin De Bruyne, Rodri, Ilkay Gundogan (captain), Phil Foden, Erling Haaland, Jack Grealish.
West Ham United vs Manchester City Premier League 2022-23 top picks and players to watch
West Ham United: Jarrod Bowen will be the top pick from West Ham United. Bowen scored 12 goals in the 2021-22 Premier League. The English footballer has scored 20 goals in his last two seasons in the Premier League.
Manchester City: Watch out for Erling Haaland in the upcoming fixture. Haaland scored 22 goals for Borussia Dortmund in the 2021-22 Bundesliga. The Norwegian footballer scored 62 goals across three seasons in the Bundesliga.
West Ham United vs Manchester City Premier League 2022-23 prediction
Manchester City are clear favourites to win the game against West Ham United. The visitors have a better head-to-head record against West Ham and have won the most number of Premier League titles in the last decade.
West Ham United will go into the game as underdogs. The Hammers have a bunch of talented players but lack the firepower to beat a team as strong as Manchester City.