West Ham United vs Wolverhampton Wanderers Preview – Premier League

Michael King is one of Fluentsport's Premier League experts covering most of the upcoming fixtures in the year.

West Ham United face Wolverhampton Wanderers in this Premier League clash.

When is the match, and kick off time?

The match is on Saturday 1st September 2018, and kicks off at 3:00pm UK time. The venue for the match is London Stadium (London).


Wolverhampton Wanderers will need to be creative with their attacking chances, as West Ham United are good at defending attacking through balls. Wolverhampton Wanderers will need to be defensively alert, as West Ham United will continue their tactical usage of attacking through balls. West Ham United will hope that Wolverhampton Wanderers attack wide so they can prevent danger with their superior defence on the wings. West Ham United should be able to pick up some extra possession as they have performed better than Wolverhampton Wanderers in the air. Although West Ham United have recovered from early goals frequently, Wolverhampton Wanderers are experts at protecting the lead.

Current form

West Ham United are in average form having had mixed results from their previous 5 fixtures, and will be looking to improve this time around. In their last game, they won by 3 goals against Southampton. Meanwhile, Wolverhampton Wanderers are in good form having won most of their last 5 games. In their last game, they won by 1 goal against Fulham.


West Ham United Wolverhampton Wanderers
Forwards Andriy Yarmolenko, Javier Hernández, Andy Carroll, Nathan Holland, Marko Arnautović, Ben Johnson, Xande Silva. Raúl Jiménez, Ivan Cavaleiro, Hélder Costa, Adama Traoré, Niall Ennis.
Midfielders Felipe Anderson, Manuel Lanzini, Jack Wilshere, Carlos Sánchez, Robert Snodgrass, Ryan Fredericks, Mark Noble, Perico, Michail Antonio, Grady Diangana, Declan Rice, Samir Nasri, Conor Coventry. João Moutinho, Rúben Neves, Leander Dendoncker, Morgan Gibbs-White, Diogo Jota, Pedro Gonçalves, Sherwin Seedorf, Elliot Watt, Ryan John Giles, Pote.
Defenders Fabián Balbuena, Winston Reid, Aaron Cresswell, Angelo Ogbonna, Arthur Masuaku, Pablo Zabaleta, Issa Diop. Romain Saïss, Matt Doherty, Kortney Hause, Conor Coady, Ryan Bennett, Willy Boly, Ruben Vinagre, Dominic Iorfa, Ethan Ebanks-Landell, Max Kilman, Jonny Castro, Cameron John.
Goalkeepers Łukasz Fabiański, David Martin, Adrián. Rui Patrício, John Ruddy, Will Norris.
Staff Manuel Pellegrini. Nuno Espírito Santo.