FM Preview: Liverpool v Fulham 11 Apr 2010

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History of the Liverpool v Fulham fixture

Fulham face a trip to Liverpool at Anfield on Sunday afternoon, looking to break their duck against the hosts. The Cottagers have lost on no less than 20 of the 28 visits.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in November 2008, 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:
2009/2010Sat 31 OctFulham3 - 1LiverpoolPREM
2008/2009Sat 04 AprFulham0 - 1LiverpoolPREM
2008/2009Sat 22 NovLiverpool0 - 0FulhamPREM
2007/2008Sat 19 AprFulham0 - 2LiverpoolPREM
2007/2008Sat 10 NovLiverpool2 - 0FulhamPREM
2006/2007Sat 05 MayFulham1 - 0LiverpoolPREM
2006/2007Sat 09 DecLiverpool4 - 0FulhamPREM

Recent respective form guides

Liverpool could not have a more impressive recent home form, having won each of the last six games. In this time, Reds have rattled up an impressive 17 goals, and conceded 3.

In complete contrast to Liverpool, Fulham are having a torrid time on their travels, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. Cottagers have conceded 11 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.

Liverpool's total of 55 points from their 33 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 41 points from their 32 games played so far,

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP

FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Reds, as the Cottagers have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Liverpool Won 9 successive home games.
15 games since last home draw.
Fulham 6 games since last away draw.
Won each of the previous 3 matches.
Last drawn game 10 outings ago.