Fulham prepare to entertain West Ham United at Craven Cottage at lunchtime on Saturday, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 37 games played, Cottagers have recorded 17 wins, and West Ham Utd. have come away with 12 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Craven Cottage was just last season, in September 2005, with West Ham Utd. inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Cottagers in a Premiership match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2005/2006||Mon 23 Jan||West Ham Utd.||2 - 1||Fulham||PREM|
|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|
Recent respective form guides
Fulham are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 7 to 5.
The away form of West Ham Utd. is pretty dire, losing every single one of the last six matches played! Hammers have conceded 11 goals in these games, and only hit 1 in reply.
Fulham see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premiership, showing a record of 23 points from their 18 games played so far, West Ham Utd. are stuck down in the relegation zone of Barclays Premiership with a return of just 17 points from their 18 games thus 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||0||4||2||9||6|
FootyMad's prediction ...
The match against West Ham Utd. is certainly an interesting one with me deciding its going to end up with a victory for the Cottagers in a close run game. Home Win
|Fulham||10 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 6 .
|West Ham Utd.||Lost each of the previous 10 away matches.|
Not won in previous 12 away matches.
Last drawn game 18 outings ago.