Wolverhampton Wanderers 1-0 West Ham United: prevails over 1-0 with a goal scored by

WOLVERHAMPTON. Wolverhampton Wanderers beats West Ham United 1-0 after scored just 1 goal (90').

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WOLVERHAMPTON. Wolverhampton Wanderers defeats West Ham United 1-0 after scored just 1 goal (90′). Wolverhampton Wanderers took advantage of its superior ball possession (58%).

The match was played at the Molineux Stadium stadium in Wolverhampton on Saturday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Simon Hooper with the help of Adrian Holmes and Mark Scholes. The 4th official was Craig Pawson. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was quite cold around 5 degrees Celsius or 40.95 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 76%.​

Match Statistics

Wolverhampton Wanderers was in firm control of the ball 58% while West Ham United was struggling with a 42% ball possession.

West Ham United was more aggressive with 54 dangerous attacks and 16 shots of which 2 were on target. Nonetheless, Wolverhampton Wanderers was able to find the solution to win this match.​

Wolverhampton Wanderers shot 16 times, 4 on target, 12 off target. On the opposite side, West Ham United shot 16 times, 2 on target, 14 off target.


No yellow cards were issued to Wolverhampton Wanderers. Talking about the opposition, West Ham United received 2 yellow cards (Nayef Aguerd and Declan Rice).

After playing this encounter, Wolverhampton Wanderers will have 14 points to stay in the 19th place. Regarding the opposition, West Ham United will stay with 15 points like Everton to stay in the 17th place.

Match Events

  • 48'

    Daniel Podence

  • 60'

    Saïd Benrahma

    Tomas Soucek

  • 63'

    Raúl Jiménez

    Matheus Cunha

  • 64'

    R. Aït Nouri

    Daniel Podence

  • 71'

    Nayef Aguerd

  • 73'

    Mario Lemina

    Hee-chan Hwang

  • 73'

    Adama Traoré

    João Moutinho

  • 76'

    Gianluca Scamacca

    Pablo Fornals

  • 83'


    Hugo Bueno

  • 90'

    Declan Rice

Next match

In the upcoming Premier League match, Wolverhampton Wanderers will play away with Manchester City on the 22nd of January with a 11-3 head to head stats in favor of Manchester City (1 draw).

West Ham United will host Everton on the 21st of January with a 17-8 head to head statistic in favor of Everton (10 draws).

Wolverhampton Wanderers: Formation and Lineups

Wolverhampton Wanderers adopted the aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

The manager Julen Lopetegui Argote chose to play with the following team: José Sá (7.6), Nélson Semedo (7.1), Nathan Collins (7.2), Max Kilman (7.5), Hugo Bueno (7.1), Matheus Nunes (7.4), Rúben Neves (7.8), João Moutinho (7.4), Hee-Chan Hwang (7.0), Matheus Cunha (6.2) and Daniel Podence (7.6).

Wolverhampton Wanderers could not rely on the presence of Adama Traoré (injured).


Wolverhampton Wanderers made 5 changes: Matheus Cunha for Raúl Jiménez (63′), Daniel Podence for R. Aït Nouri (64′), Hee-chan Hwang for Mario Lemina (73′), João Moutinho for Adama Traoré (73′) and Hugo Bueno for Toti (83′).

Top player: Rúben Neves

Probably the most impressive player in Wolverhampton Wanderers was Rúben Neves even if he didn’t score the decisive goal.

His rating is (7.8) with 79 passes (87% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 1 duel out of 1. He hit the woodwork once times.

West Ham United: Formation and Lineups

Also West Ham United adopted the aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

Regarding the opposition, David Moyes played with: Łukasz Fabiański (6.2), Vladimír Coufal (7.1), Angelo Ogbonna (6.4), Nayef Aguerd (7.1), Aaron Cresswell (7.0), Lucas Paquetá (6.4), Declan Rice (7.4), Tomáš Souček (6.7), Jarrod Bowen (7.4), Michail Antonio (6.7) and Pablo Fornals (6.8).


West Ham United made 2 changes: Tomas Soucek for Saïd Benrahma (60′) and Pablo Fornals for Gianluca Scamacca (76′).

Top player: Declan Rice

The player who no doubt impressed West Ham United the most was Declan Rice.

His rating is (7.4) with 58 passes (81% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 7 duels out of 8. He performed 2 crosses.

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