Needing to make up 4 points – from an available 9 – on West Ham just to be in with a chance of staying up, victory over Sunderland is a must for Hull today.
After today’s game, Hull have are away to Wigan (3rd May), and then at home to Liverpool (9th May). You would have to imagine the majority of Hull’s points will need to come today, and against Wigan.
West Ham are at home to Wigan today, they then travel to Fulham (2nd May), before entertaining Man City on the 9th May. The Hammers know that if results go their way today, with their goal difference (21 goals better than Hull), they will be safe.
The question for West Ham is, can they handle the pressure? If Hull slip up again, can West Ham capitalise on it?
Latest relegation betting has Hull at 1/7 to go down with Betfred and Paddy Power. West Ham are 5/1 with Stan James, Bet365 and Skybet.
Hull are 7/5 with Bet365, William Hill, Blue Sq and 888 Sport to beat Sunderland today. West Ham are a best price of 17/20 with William Hill to beat Wigan today.