Europa League Playoff Second Leg Opta Facts
o West Ham have won only one of their last six European games, all Europa League qualifiers (D2 L3).
o Although Astra Giurgiu have lost five of their last seven away European games (W1 D1), their two unbeaten games were on British soil, winning 1-0 at Inverness and drawing 2-2 with West Ham in 2015.
o The Hammers have won three of their last four Europa League home qualifiers (D1), although those games were all played at Upton Park.
o Astra Giurgiu have only qualified for the Europa League once before, in 2014/15. They were eliminated in the group stage.
o The Hammers' last participation in a European competition proper was in the 2006/07 UEFA Cup, when they were eliminated in the first round by Palermo.
o Mark Noble has scored a penalty in two of West Ham's three Europa League qualifiers in 2016/17, including one in the first leg of this tie.
Astra Giurgiu have shipped 26 goals in their last 12 away European games, keeping only one clean sheet (1-0 v Inverness).