Fulham face a trip to Wigan Athletic at JJB Stadium on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 16 games played, Cottagers have recorded 4 wins, and Wigan Ath. have come away with 8 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in March 2007, when they played out a goalless draw in a Premiership match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sat 17 Mar||Wigan Ath.||0 - 0||Fulham||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sat 28 Oct||Fulham||0 - 1||Wigan Ath.||PREM|
|2005/2006||Mon 24 Apr||Fulham||1 - 0||Wigan Ath.||PREM|
|2005/2006||Sat 29 Oct||Wigan Ath.||1 - 0||Fulham||PREM|
|2003/2004||Tue 23 Sep||Wigan Ath.||1 - 0||Fulham||LGEC|
|2002/2003||Wed 04 Dec||Wigan Ath.||2 - 1||Fulham||LGEC|
|1998/1999||Sat 10 Apr||Fulham||2 - 0||Wigan Ath.||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Wigan Athletic have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, The Latics's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.
The away form of Fulham is pretty dire, chalking up just 1 victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While the Cottagers have hit 5 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Wigan Ath.'s 7 points from 5 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position. Fulham find themselves struggling down in 15th position in the league having picked up 4 points from their 5 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Latics, as the Cottagers have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Wigan Ath.||6 games since last home draw.|
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Fulham||8 games since last away draw.|