FootyMAD's Portsmouth match preview

Last updated : 14 August 2009 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Portsmouth v Fulham fixture

Fulham face a trip to Portsmouth at Fratton Park on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 26 games played, Cottagers have recorded 5 wins, and Portsmouth have come away with 12 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in October 2008, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline 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 31 JanFulham3 - 1PortsmouthPREM
2008/2009Sun 26 OctPortsmouth1 - 1FulhamPREM
2007/2008Sun 11 MayPortsmouth0 - 1FulhamPREM
2007/2008Sun 07 OctFulham0 - 2PortsmouthPREM
2006/2007Sat 31 MarFulham1 - 1PortsmouthPREM
2006/2007Sat 11 NovPortsmouth1 - 1FulhamPREM
2005/2006Sat 01 AprFulham1 - 3PortsmouthPREM

Recent respective form guides

Portsmouth have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A generous 8 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

The Cottagers have had a decent run of form away from home recently, tasting just one defeat in their last six, and picking up four good wins. The games have constituted a decent return of 11 goals for the Cottagers, and 4 goals against.

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP

FootyMad's prediction ...

Fulham are in great form out on the road, so much so that the Madmen confidently predict a comfortable three points from their visit to Portsmouth. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Portsmouth 4 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
Fulham 4 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 8 outings ago.