FootyMAD's Newcastle United match preview

Last updated : 08 November 2008 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Fulham v Newcastle United fixture

Fulham prepare to entertain Newcastle United at Craven Cottage on Sunday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Cottagers are clearly on top, winning 53.57% 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 December 2007, with Newcastle Utd. inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Cottagers in a Premier League match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2007/2008Sat 22 MarNewcastle Utd.2 - 0FulhamPREM
2007/2008Sat 15 DecFulham0-1Newcastle Utd.PREM
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

Recent respective form guides

Fulham have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the Cottagers in those games, with 5 conceded.

In complete contrast to Fulham, Newcastle Utd. are having a torrid time on their travels, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Magpies have hit 8 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Fulham are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 11 points from 10 matches. Newcastle Utd. find themselves struggling down in 14th position in the league having picked up 12 points from their 11 matches.

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

Fulham are starting to turn Craven Cottage into a fortress, but the quality of opposition for this game makes your FootyMad panel believe the teams will share the spoils on this occasion. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Fulham No sequences of note
Newcastle Utd. Not won in previous 4 away matches.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.