• Only five teams have picked up more points at home than Stoke City in the Barclays Premier League this season (24).
  • The Hammers have conceded just one goal and kept three clean sheets in their last four Barclays Premier League away outings.
  • West Ham didn’t manage a single shot on target against Stoke in their meeting at the Boleyn Ground earlier in the season.
  • Mark Hughes’ side have lost just one of their last 11 Premier League games at the Britannia Stadium (W5 D5 L1).
  • West Ham have only lost one of their four Premier League trips to the Britannia Stadium (W2 D1 L1).
  • The Hammers have scored exactly one goal in each of their four Premier League matches at the Britannia Stadium.
  • The Hammers have scored 799 goals in Premier League history.
  • A win in this game and Stoke will match their total number of Premier League home wins from last season (7).
  • Stoke and West Ham are the two sides with the fewest headed goals this season (two apiece).
  • If only home games counted this season Stoke would be sixth, ahead of Tottenham and Manchester United in the table.