FootyMAD's Blackburn Rovers match preview

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Last updated : 10 March 2009
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History of the Fulham v Blackburn Rovers fixture

Fulham prepare to entertain Blackburn Rovers at Craven Cottage on Wednesday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 38 games played, Cottagers have recorded 15 wins, and Blackburn R. have come away with 9 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Craven Cottage was just last season, in November 2007, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2-2 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:
2008/2009Sat 20 SepBlackburn R.1 - 0FulhamPREM
2007/2008Sat 08 MarBlackburn R.1 - 1FulhamPREM
2007/2008Sun 25 NovFulham2-2Blackburn R.PREM
2006/2007Sat 21 AprFulham1 - 1Blackburn R.PREM
2006/2007Sat 02 DecBlackburn R.2 - 0FulhamPREM
2005/2006Sat 17 DecFulham2 - 1Blackburn R.PREM
2005/2006Sat 20 AugBlackburn R.2 - 1FulhamPREM

Recent respective form guides

Fulham have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A generous 9 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Blackburn R. have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. These low-scoring games have seen just 4 goals scored and conceded.

Fulham's 34 points from 27 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position. Blackburn R. are stuck down in the relegation zone of Barclays Premier League with a return of just 27 points from their 27 games thus far.

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Fulham6213497
Blackburn R.6123585

FootyMad's prediction ...

Its a close one to call, but I think that Cottagers's reasonable showing at home is going to see them scrape past Blackburn R.. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Fulham Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Blackburn R. 4 games since last away draw.

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