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History of the Fulham v Newcastle United fixture

Fulham prepare to entertain Newcastle United at Craven Cottage at tea-time on Saturday, looking to continue an impressive record. The Cottagers are clearly on top, winning 55.56% of the games played between the two.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Craven Cottage was less than a year ago, in February 2007, the Cottagers carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a Premiership match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2006/2007Sat 03 FebFulham2-1Newcastle Utd.PREM
2006/2007Sat 09 SepNewcastle Utd.1 - 2FulhamPREM
2005/2006Sat 14 JanFulham1 - 0Newcastle Utd.PREM
2005/2006Sat 10 SepNewcastle Utd.1 - 1FulhamPREM
2004/2005Wed 04 MayFulham1 - 3Newcastle Utd.PREM
2004/2005Sun 07 NovNewcastle Utd.1 - 4FulhamPREM
2003/2004Mon 19 JanNewcastle Utd.3 - 1FulhamPREM

Recent respective form guides

Fulham have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. The Cottagers's have scored 9 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 10.

The away form of Newcastle Utd. is pretty dire, collecting just 1 solitary point from the last six. While the Magpies have hit 4 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Fulham are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 13 points from 16 matches. Newcastle Utd. see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premier League, showing a record of 22 points from their 16 games played so far,

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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FootyMad's prediction ...

Fulham are in pretty poor form at home recently, and the FootyMad are looking no further than a solitary point from this game. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Fulham Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
Newcastle Utd. Not won in previous 7 away matches.