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History of the Everton v Fulham fixture

Fulham face a trip to Everton at Goodison Park on Saturday afternoon, and have come away with little in previous meetings, having taken no points from 15 of the 23 contests.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in April 2007, when they eased past their opponents in a high-scoring 4 - 1 thriller, in a Premiership match.

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

Recent encounters between the teams:
2006/2007Fri 06 AprEverton4 - 1FulhamPREM
2006/2007Sat 04 NovFulham1 - 0EvertonPREM
2005/2006Sat 11 MarEverton3 - 1FulhamPREM
2005/2006Sat 27 AugFulham1 - 0EvertonPREM
2004/2005Sat 30 AprFulham2 - 0EvertonPREM
2004/2005Sat 20 NovEverton1 - 0FulhamPREM
2003/2004Wed 04 FebFulham2 - 1EvertonFAC

Recent respective form guides

Everton have an excellent home record, winning five and losing just one of the last six games. In this time, Toffees have rattled up an impressive 17 goals, and conceded 5.

Fulham have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. Cottagers have conceded 6 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.

Everton's 24 points from 15 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position. Fulham find themselves struggling down in 14th position in the league having picked up 13 points from their 15 matches.

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP

FootyMad's prediction ...

Cottagers are in poor form away, and the FootyMad team are afraid to say this game can be passed over as a comfortable defeat against Everton. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Everton Won 4 successive home games.
7 games since last home draw.
Unbeaten run of 9 matches.
Fulham Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 5 away matches.
No win in the 3 most recent games.