A win for van Gaal’s men will see them enter the top half of the table, whereas a win for West Ham could see them go as high as 3rd on the premier league table. It is an indictment of United’s state of affairs that a home game against West Ham is not considered to be an obvious win. Out a possible 33 points, United have secured 31 points in recent games against West Ham. Even as a United supporter, it is hard to argue that it will be 34 out of 36 after Saturday’s game.
Score prediction: 3-1
West Ham United