Date:Friday February 10 2012
Vital Posh looks at previous matches between Peterborough United and West Ham United.
Peterborough United entertain npower Championship leaders West Ham United looking to build on the improved performance of last week away against an in-form Burnley.
West Ham meanwhile will be looking to extend their lead at the top of the table to seven points.
Posh and The Hammers have only played each other on three occasions in the League with Posh losing every single time! In fact, they have only played three times in all competitive matches!
These two teams last met earlier this season when Posh lost 1-0 thanks to a very soft penalty awarded early in the game which was converted by Mark Noble sending Paul Jones the wrong way.
That result saw West Ham move up from 5th place to 4th, while Posh dropped down one place to 11th.
Previous League Results:
1992/93 12-Sep Peterborough 1 - 3 West Ham Utd League Div One
1992/93 09-Feb West Ham Utd 2 - 1 Peterborough League Div One
2011/12 24-Sep West Ham Utd 1 - 0 Peterborough Championship
Photos courtesy of www.theposhpics.com
Posh have reduced the number of goals conceded by one on each occasion they`ve played West Ham so hopefully we can keep a clean sheet this time!
Last Time Out At London Road
Posh have only ever entertained West Ham in competitive action action once and that was back in 1992 when Billy Bonds was the West Ham manager and current Posh coach Mark Robson was in the Hammers side!
Posh 1 - 3 West Ham United
Just like this season, The Hammers had been relegated from the top flight the previous season and were intent on a quick return.
Posh had reached the First Division for the first time in their history on the back of successive promotions and just like this season, were looking to retain their First Division status but West Ham were just too good.
Posh actually took the lead though through Tony Adcock in the 16th minute after the ball was knocked down to him by Lee Howarth.
The lead didn't last that long and by half-time, the Hammers had put the ball into the Posh net on three occasions through Trevor Morley, Martin Allen and Kevin Keen.
Posh: Bennett, Luke, Robinson, Howarth, Welsh, Ebdon, Halsall, Sterling, Barnes, Adcock, Charlery.
Sub used Costello.
West Ham: Miklosko, Breacker, Thomas, Potts, Martin, M. Allen, Robson, Butler, Keen, Morley, C. Allen.
UP THE POSH
Follow me on Twitter: @mwl1967
Join Vital Peterborough United!
With news and views, along with a forum, polls and article comments, everything you need in a fans site is right here!
Vital Posh is 100% interactive. Not only can you have your say on the articles and the forum but you can also suggest an article or a poll so you can air your views.
So why not join Vital Posh today?
It's easy to REGISTER HERE. Simply click the link and enjoy getting involved!.
To visit the message board, click here.
This website is your website and we are looking for people to help run the site. Do you go to most of the games and have an opinion? Why not write a match report? Perhaps you are a budding journalist or even just someone who is very opinionated? Well why not join our team? If this interests you please contact Vital Posh at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Vital Peterborough is also on:
Date:Friday February 10 2012
Posh Benefitting From Sell-On Fees (Tuesday September 2 2014)
Posh Finally Get Their Man (Tuesday September 2 2014)
Vital Posh AUGUST Player of the Month (Poll) (Monday September 1 2014)
Ref Watch: Peterborough United v Leyton Orient (Monday September 1 2014)
Mystery Surrounds Posh On Deadline Day (Monday September 1 2014)
Posh v The O`s - JPT Predictions (Sunday August 31 2014)
Rate The Ref - Colchester United v Posh (Poll) (Sunday August 31 2014)
Vital Posh MOTM @ Colchester United Poll (Sunday August 31 2014)
Stats: Colchester United v Peterborough United (Saturday August 30 2014)
Team News: Colchester United v Peterborough United (Saturday August 30 2014)
|3. Bristol City||5||3||2||0||+3||11|
|4. MK Dons||5||3||1||1||+4||10|
|Striker Sticks With Stockport
» Preston : 02/09/2014 12:13:00
|Vale Snap Up Achille Campion
» Port Vale : 02/09/2014 12:10:00
|Team News: Preston v Shrewsbury
» Preston : 02/09/2014 11:45:00
|Team News: Stevenage v Gillingham
» Gillingham : 02/09/2014 11:33:00
|Team News: Oldham Athletic v Bradford
» Bradford : 02/09/2014 11:23:00