Fulham face a trip to West Ham United at Boleyn Ground on Monday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 36 games played, Cottagers have recorded 10 wins, and West Ham Utd. have come away with 18 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was was two seasons ago, in February 2004, as the visitors ran out cosy 0 - 3 winners in a F.A. Cup match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2005/2006||Sat 17 Sep||Fulham||1 - 2||West Ham Utd.||PREM|
|2003/2004||Tue 24 Feb||West Ham Utd.||0 - 3||Fulham||FAC|
|2003/2004||Sat 14 Feb||Fulham||0 - 0||West Ham Utd.||FAC|
|2002/2003||Thu 26 Dec||West Ham Utd.||1 - 1||Fulham||PREM|
|2002/2003||Wed 23 Oct||Fulham||0 - 1||West Ham Utd.||PREM|
|2001/2002||Mon 01 Apr||Fulham||0 - 1||West Ham Utd.||PREM|
|2001/2002||Sat 03 Nov||West Ham Utd.||0 - 2||Fulham||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
West Ham United's home form is poor, winning just 2 of the last six, and losing the other 4. While Hammers have scored 7, a worringly large 12 have been leaked at the other end.
The away form of Fulham is pretty dire, collecting just 1 solitary point from the last six. While the Cottagers have hit 4 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.
West Ham Utd.'s 29 points from 22 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position. Fulham see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premiership, showing a record of 26 points from their 22 games played so far,
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
|West Ham Utd.||6||2||1||3||6||10||7|
FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Hammers, as the Cottagers have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|West Ham Utd.||Been beaten in each of their previous 4 home matches.|
Failed to win in previous 4 home matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
|Fulham||Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.|
Not won in previous 11 away matches.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.