FM Preview: Fulham v Liverpool 09 May 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Sunday, 8th May 2011
The game between Fulham and Liverpool in the Premier League on 9th May 2011 at 20:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the Fulham v Liverpool fixture
Fulham prepare to entertain Liverpool at Craven Cottage on Monday evening, needing to improve on a poor record between the sides. The visitors have won 13 of the 30 previous games, with the Cottagers winning just 10.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Craven Cottage was just last season, in October 2009, with Fulham running out comfortable 3-1 winners in a Premier League match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Wed 26 Jan||Liverpool||1 - 0||Fulham||Premier League|
|2009/2010||Sun 11 Apr||Liverpool||0 - 0||Fulham||Premier League|
|2009/2010||Sat 31 Oct||Fulham||3-1||Liverpool||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Sat 04 Apr||Fulham||0 - 1||Liverpool||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Sat 22 Nov||Liverpool||0 - 0||Fulham||Premier League|
|2007/2008||Sat 19 Apr||Fulham||0 - 2||Liverpool||Premier League|
|2007/2008||Sat 10 Nov||Liverpool||2 - 0||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 have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. The Cottagers have scored 10 and conceded 3 during this period.
In complete contrast to Fulham, Liverpool are having a torrid time on their travels, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 7 leaked at the wrong end.
Fulham lie just outside the playoff positions in the Barclays Premier League, picking up 45 points from their 35 games so far.
Liverpool's total of 55 points from their 35 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Its been a distinctly poor show from Fulham at home in recent games, and, though we cannot see a run starting here, we do think the Cottagers will at least gain a draw. No-score draw
|Fulham||Won 3 successive home games.
5 games since last home draw.
Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
|Liverpool||Not won in previous 2 away matches.
5 games since last defeat.
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