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Last updated : 23 August 2005 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Arsenal v Fulham fixture

Fulham face a trip to Arsenal at Highbury on Wednesday evening, looking to break their duck against the hosts. The Cottagers have lost on no less than 17 of the 19 visits.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in December 2004, with Arsenal running out comfortable 2 - 0 winners in a Premiership match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2004/2005Sun 26 DecArsenal2 - 0FulhamPREM
2004/2005Sat 11 SepFulham0 - 3ArsenalPREM
2003/2004Sun 09 MayFulham0 - 1ArsenalPREM
2003/2004Sun 30 NovArsenal0 - 0FulhamPREM
2002/2003Sat 01 FebArsenal2 - 1FulhamPREM
2002/2003Sun 03 NovFulham0 - 1ArsenalPREM
2001/2002Sat 23 FebArsenal4 - 1FulhamPREM

Recent respective form guides

Arsenal could not have a more impressive recent home form, having won each of the last six games. In this time, Gunners have rattled up an impressive 18 goals, and conceded 2.

In complete contrast to Arsenal, Fulham are having a torrid time on their travels, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Cottagers have hit 7 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Arsenal's 3 points from 2 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position. Fulham find themselves struggling down in 15th position in the league having picked up 1 points from their 2 matches.

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 Gunners, as the Cottagers have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Arsenal Unbeaten in the last 11 home games.
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Fulham 4 games since last away draw.
No win in the 2 most recent games.