• Cardiff have only won one of their last 10 home meetings with West Ham in all competitions (D3 L6).
  • West Ham have won their last five meetings with Cardiff City in all competitions, keeping four clean sheets in the process.
  • The Hammers have dropped 14 points from winning positions this season; more than any other team in the Premier League.
  • West Ham have lost their last five Premier League games on the road. The last time they lost six in a row on the road was in 2006 when they lost eight in a row under Alan Pardew (who was sacked at the end of this run)
  • Cardiff have won two, drawn two and lost two of their last six at home in the league.
  • The Welsh side are the only team in the Premier League yet to win a penalty this season. They are yet to concede one as well.
  • Seven different players have scored for Cardiff in the league this season; fewer scorers than any other team in the division.
  • Of West Ham managers to take control of 5+ Premier League games, only Avram Grant (18.9%) has a lower win percentage than Sam Allardyce (25.9%).
  • New Cardiff manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer scored 91 goals in 235 Premier League appearances for Manchester United. His last league game for Manchester United came against West Ham United.
  • Solskjaer scored seven times against West Ham United in the Premier League; making then his joint-favourite opponents (along with Everton, Tottenham and Charlton).