FM Preview: Fulham v Bolton Wanderers 17 Dec 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 16th December 2011
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Fulham and Bolton Wanderers at 15:00 on 17th December 2011 in the Premier League.
History of the Fulham v Bolton Wanderers fixture
Fulham prepare to entertain Bolton Wanderers at Craven Cottage on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 40 games played, Cottagers have recorded 18 wins, and Bolton Wanderers have come away with 11 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Craven Cottage was less than a year ago, in April 2011, with Fulham running out comfortable 3-0 winners in a Premier League match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Wed 27 Apr||Fulham||3-0||Bolton Wdrs.||Premier League|
|2010/2011||Sun 20 Feb||Fulham||0 - 1||Bolton Wdrs.||F.A. Cup|
|2010/2011||Sat 14 Aug||Bolton Wdrs.||0 - 0||Fulham||Premier League|
|2009/2010||Sat 06 Feb||Bolton Wdrs.||0 - 0||Fulham||Premier League|
|2009/2010||Sat 28 Nov||Fulham||1 - 1||Bolton Wdrs.||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Sat 14 Mar||Bolton Wdrs.||1 - 3||Fulham||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Sat 13 Sep||Fulham||2 - 1||Bolton Wdrs.||Premier League|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Fulham have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 15 goals have been scored by the Cottagers in those games, with 9 conceded.
The away form of Bolton Wanderers is pretty dire, chalking up just 1 victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While the Trotters have hit 6 goals, 14 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Fulham find themselves struggling down in 14th position in the league having picked up 15 points from their 15 matches.
Bolton Wanderers find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 15 games have yielded only 9 points.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Its a close one to call, but we think that Cottagers's reasonable showing at home is going to see them scrape past Bolton Wanderers. Home Win
|Fulham||Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Bolton Wanderers||Lost each of the previous 4 away matches.
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
An overall losing run of 4 games.
No win in the 4 most recent games.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here
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