FootyMAD's Tottenham Hotspur match preview
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Thursday, 25th December 2008
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Tottenham Hotspur and Fulham at 13:00 on Friday, 26th December 2008 in the Premier League.
Fulham face a trip to Tottenham Hotspur at White Hart Lane at lunchtime on Friday, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Cottagers will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them taste defeat on 20 occasions, and draw 11, from the 33 games played.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in December 2007, with Tottenham H. annihilating their visitors 5 - 1 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:|
|2008/2009||Sat 15 Nov||Fulham||2 - 1||Tottenham H.||PREM|
|2007/2008||Wed 26 Dec||Tottenham H.||5 - 1||Fulham||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sat 01 Sep||Fulham||3 - 3||Tottenham H.||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sun 18 Feb||Fulham||0 - 4||Tottenham H.||FAC|
|2006/2007||Sat 20 Jan||Fulham||1 - 1||Tottenham H.||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sun 17 Sep||Tottenham H.||0 - 0||Fulham||PREM|
|2005/2006||Tue 31 Jan||Fulham||1 - 0||Tottenham H.||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Tottenham Hotspur have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 11 goals have been scored by the Spurs in those games, with 5 conceded.
The away form of Fulham is pretty dire, collecting just 4 draws from the last six contests. Only 1 goals have been registered in this time, with 3 leaked at the wrong end.
Tottenham H. are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 19 points from 18 matches. Fulham's 24 points from 17 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 8th position.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Not a lot has been going right generally for Fulham on their travels as of late, but I can certainly see them gleaning a point from their game against Tottenham H.. No-score draw
|Tottenham H.||Drawn last 2 games at home.|
Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Fulham||Previous 3 away games have finished all-square.|
Not won in previous 9 away matches.
8 games since last defeat.
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