FM Preview: Arsenal v Fulham 09 May 2010
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Saturday, 8th May 2010
The game between Arsenal and Fulham in the Premier League on Sunday, 9th May 2010 at 16:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
Fulham face a trip to Arsenal at Emirates Stadium on Sunday afternoon, looking to break their duck against the hosts. The Cottagers have lost on no less than 20 of the 23 visits.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in February 2009, when they played out a goalless draw in a Premier League match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Sat 26 Sep||Fulham||0 - 1||Arsenal||PREM|
|2008/2009||Sat 28 Feb||Arsenal||0 - 0||Fulham||PREM|
|2008/2009||Sat 23 Aug||Fulham||1 - 0||Arsenal||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sat 19 Jan||Fulham||0 - 3||Arsenal||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sun 12 Aug||Arsenal||2 - 1||Fulham||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sun 29 Apr||Arsenal||3 - 1||Fulham||PREM|
|2006/2007||Wed 29 Nov||Fulham||2 - 1||Arsenal||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Arsenal are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 13 goals for the Gunners, with 3 goals against.
In complete contrast to Arsenal, Fulham are having a torrid time on their travels, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. Cottagers have conceded 7 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.
Arsenal's total of 72 points from their 37 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League. Fulham see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premier League, showing a record of 46 points from their 37 games played so far,
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Gunners, as the Cottagers have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Arsenal||Unbeaten in the last 8 home games.|
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
|Fulham||Not won in previous 3 away matches.|
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.
|04 May 2010|
|FM Preview: Fulham v Stoke City 05 May 2010|
|01 May 2010|
|FM Preview: Fulham v West Ham United 02 May 2010|
|24 Apr 2010|
|FM Preview: Everton v Fulham 25 Apr 2010|
|16 Apr 2010|
|FM Preview: Fulham v Wolverhampton Wanderers 17 Apr 2010|
|13 Apr 2010|
|FM Preview: Fulham v Stoke City 14 Apr 2010|
|10 Apr 2010|
|FM Preview: Liverpool v Fulham 11 Apr 2010|
|03 Apr 2010|
|FM Preview: Fulham v Wigan Athletic 04 Apr 2010|