FM Preview: Fulham v Blackburn Rovers 11 Sep 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Saturday, 10th September 2011
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Fulham and Blackburn Rovers at 16:00 on 11th September 2011 in the Premier League.
History of the Fulham v Blackburn Rovers fixture
Fulham prepare to entertain Blackburn Rovers at Craven Cottage on Sunday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 41 games played, Cottagers have recorded 17 wins, and Blackburn Rovers have come away with 10 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Craven Cottage was less than a year ago, in March 2011, as the Cottagers squeezed past their rivals by a scoreline of 3-2 in a Premier League match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Sat 05 Mar||Fulham||3-2||Blackburn R.||Premier League|
|2010/2011||Sat 18 Sep||Blackburn R.||1 - 1||Fulham||Premier League|
|2009/2010||Sun 17 Jan||Blackburn R.||2 - 0||Fulham||Premier League|
|2009/2010||Wed 25 Nov||Fulham||3 - 0||Blackburn R.||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Wed 11 Mar||Fulham||1 - 2||Blackburn R.||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Sat 20 Sep||Blackburn R.||1 - 0||Fulham||Premier League|
|2007/2008||Sat 08 Mar||Blackburn R.||1 - 1||Fulham||Premier League|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Fulham are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, During these games, Cottagers have smashed 14 goals past the opposition and conceded a paltry 2.
In complete contrast to Fulham, Blackburn Rovers are having a torrid time on their travels, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Rovers have hit 7 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Fulham are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 1 points from 3 matches.
Blackburn Rovers are stuck down in the relegation zone of Barclays Premier League with a return of just 0 points from their 3 games thus far.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Attention punters! We see this as an opportunity for the Cottagers to get the show back on the road by taking all the three points available. Home Win
|Fulham||Unbeaten in the last 6 home games.
Latest 3 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Blackburn Rovers||Last drawn game 6 outings ago.
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