Vote of confidence for another West Ham win

Over 87% of Claret and Hugh readers think that West Ham will beat Cardiff City tonight at the London Stadium. Just 2.5% of almost one thousand votes predict a draw while 10.5% predict a loss tonight.

West Ham has played the Welsh side a total of 58 games since their first game one hundred and four years ago in Southern First league on 10th April 1914, a game in which Cardiff finished as the 2-0 victors. West Ham has won 31 games, drawn 16 and lost 11 matches to Cardiff City.

The Hammers largest win was on 20th December 1966 when West Ham came out the 6-2 winners in the League Cup.

In more recent times West Ham has recorded an impressive six wins in a row in seven years of success against Cardiff.

Bookies make West Ham the odds-on 4/6 favourites to win on Tuesday night, the draw is quoted as 3/1 while a Cardiff win is the outside chance at 5/1.

The team has been announced as West Ham United: Fabianski, Antonio, Diop, Ogbonna, Masuaku, Rice, Noble (c), Snodgrass, Felipe Anderson, Arnautovic, Chicharito  Subs: Adriank (GK), Zabaleta, Balbuena, Obiang, Diangana, Lucas, Carroll

About Sean Whetstone

I am Season Ticket Holder in West stand lower at the London Stadium and before that, I used to stand in the Sir Trevor Brooking Lower Row R seat 159 in the Boleyn Ground and in the Eighties I stood on the terraces of the old South Bank. I am a presenter on the West Ham Podcast called MooreThanJustaPodcast.co.uk. A Blogger on WestHamTillIdie.com a member of the West Ham Supporters Advisory Board (SAB), Founder of a Youtube channel called Mr West Ham Football at http://www.youtube.com/MrWestHamFootball, I am also the associate editor here at Claret and Hugh. Life Long singer of bubbles! Come on you Irons! Follow me at @Westhamfootball on twitter