FootyMAD's West Bromwich Albion match preview

Last updated : 10 February 2006 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Fulham v West Bromwich Albion fixture

Fulham prepare to entertain West Bromwich Albion at Craven Cottage on Saturday afternoon, needing to improve on a poor record between the sides. The visitors have won 14 of the 34 previous games, with the Cottagers winning just 13.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Craven Cottage was earlier this season, with West Brom. inflicting a narrow 2-3 defeat upon the Cottagers in an League Cup match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2005/2006Sat 03 DecWest Brom.0 - 0FulhamPREM
2005/2006Tue 25 OctFulham2-3West Brom.LGEC
2004/2005Sun 16 JanFulham1 - 0West Brom.PREM
2004/2005Sat 18 SepWest Brom.1 - 1FulhamPREM
2002/2003Wed 19 FebFulham3 - 0West Brom.PREM
2002/2003Sat 31 AugWest Brom.1 - 0FulhamPREM
2001/2002Sun 10 MarWest Brom.0 - 1FulhamFAC

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 10 goals have been scored by the Cottagers in those games, with 7 conceded.

In complete contrast to Fulham, West Brom. are having a torrid time on their travels, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. The Baggies have conceded 8 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.

Fulham find themselves struggling down in 14th position in the league having picked up 29 points from their 25 matches. West Brom. are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 26 points from 25 matches.

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

Fulham may be coming up against a decent side in West Brom., but I do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Cottagers. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Fulham 5 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 7 .
West Brom. Not won in previous 2 away matches.