Fulham face a trip to Manchester City at City of Manchester Stadium on Sunday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Cottagers will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 16 and win only 6 of the 27 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, the Sky Blues carving out a narrow 2 - 1 victory in an League Cup match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Wed 23 Sep||Man. City||2 - 1||Fulham||LGEC|
|2008/2009||Sun 12 Apr||Man. City||1 - 3||Fulham||PREM|
|2008/2009||Sat 06 Dec||Fulham||1 - 1||Man. City||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sat 26 Apr||Man. City||2 - 3||Fulham||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sat 22 Sep||Fulham||3 - 3||Man. City||PREM|
|2006/2007||Mon 09 Apr||Fulham||1 - 3||Man. City||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sat 18 Nov||Man. City||3 - 1||Fulham||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Manchester City could not have a more impressive recent home form, having won each of the last six games. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 14 goals for the Sky Blues, with 5 goals against.
In complete contrast to Man. City, Fulham are having a torrid time on their travels, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. While the Cottagers have hit 5 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Man. City's total of 17 points from their 8 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 10 points from their 8 games played so far,
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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 Man. City. Home win
|Man. City||Won 8 successive home games.|
20 games since last home draw.
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Fulham||Not won in previous 6 away matches.|
5 games since last defeat.