Fulham prepare to entertain Manchester United at Craven Cottage on Saturday afternoon, needing to improve on a poor record between the sides. The visitors have won 13 of the 33 previous games, with the Cottagers winning just 9.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Craven Cottage was earlier this season, where Man. Utd. annihilated the Cottagers 0-4 in a F.A. Cup match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Sat 07 Mar||Fulham||0-4||Man. Utd.||FAC|
|2008/2009||Wed 18 Feb||Man. Utd.||3 - 0||Fulham||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sat 01 Mar||Fulham||0 - 3||Man. Utd.||PREM|
|2007/2008||Mon 03 Dec||Man. Utd.||2 - 0||Fulham||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sat 24 Feb||Fulham||1 - 2||Man. Utd.||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sun 20 Aug||Man. Utd.||5 - 1||Fulham||PREM|
|2005/2006||Sat 04 Feb||Man. Utd.||4 - 2||Fulham||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Fulham have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The Cottagers's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.
The away form of Man. Utd. however, is much more impressive, remaining unbeaten in their last six, winning five and drawing the one. These six games have produced a glut of goals, with the Red Devils scoring 16 and conceding 2.
Fulham's 37 points from 29 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position. Man. Utd. are currently sitting proudly at the top of the entire league, having collected 65 points from the 28 games played.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Fulham are not in a rich vein of form at the moment, and your Madmen see things getting no better with Man. Utd. running out comfortable winners. Away win
|Fulham||Been beaten in each of their previous 3 home matches.|
Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
|Man. Utd.||Undefeated in last 7 away games.|
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.