FM Preview: Fulham v Wigan Athletic 21 Apr 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 20th April 2012
The game between Fulham and Wigan Athletic in the Premier League on 21st April 2012 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the Fulham v Wigan Athletic fixture
Fulham prepare to entertain Wigan Athletic at Craven Cottage on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Cottagers are clearly on top, having won 11 and lost only 2 of the 18 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Craven Cottage was just last season, in October 2010, with Fulham running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a Premier League match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 29 Oct||Wigan Ath.||0 - 2||Fulham||Premier League|
|2010/2011||Sat 15 Jan||Wigan Ath.||1 - 1||Fulham||Premier League|
|2010/2011||Sat 30 Oct||Fulham||2-0||Wigan Ath.||Premier League|
|2009/2010||Sun 04 Apr||Fulham||2 - 1||Wigan Ath.||Premier League|
|2009/2010||Sun 08 Nov||Wigan Ath.||1 - 1||Fulham||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Sat 07 Feb||Wigan Ath.||0 - 0||Fulham||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Wed 29 Oct||Fulham||2 - 0||Wigan Ath.||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 been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 11 goals have been scored by the Cottagers in those games, with 7 conceded.
The Latics have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. A generous 9 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Fulham's 43 points from 33 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.
Wigan Athletic are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 34 points from 34 matches.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
This is certainly an intriguing match for the Cottagers, and one in which the FootyMad team are tentatively suggesting a drawn game. No-score draw
|Fulham||Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
|Wigan Athletic||4 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 6 outings ago.
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