FootyMAD's Liverpool match preview

Last updated : 30 October 2009 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Fulham v Liverpool fixture

Fulham prepare to entertain Liverpool at Craven Cottage on Saturday afternoon, needing to improve on a poor record between the sides. The visitors have won 13 of the 29 previous games, with the Cottagers winning just 9.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Craven Cottage was less than a year ago, in April 2009, with Liverpool inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Cottagers 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 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
2005/2006Wed 15 MarLiverpool5 - 1FulhamPREM

Recent respective form guides

Fulham have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 6 to 5.

Liverpool have an average recent record on the road, winning 2 of the last six, but losing the other 4. While the Reds have hit 5 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Fulham see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premier League, showing a record of 11 points from their 9 games played so far, Liverpool's total of 18 points from their 10 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League.

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP

FootyMad's prediction ...

None of the two sides are showing much worthwhile form at present, so the Madmen can look no further than a single point for the Cottagers. No-score draw

Sequence statistics:
Fulham Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Liverpool Lost each of the previous 4 away matches.
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
Last drawn game 21 outings ago.