FootyMAD's Wigan Athletic match preview
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 6th February 2009
FootyMad attempt to assist you with their form guide as Wigan Athletic take on Fulham in a Premier League match on Saturday, 7th February 2009 at 15:00.
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 17 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 just last season, in September 2007, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline 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||Wed 29 Oct||Fulham||2 - 0||Wigan Ath.||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sat 22 Dec||Fulham||1 - 1||Wigan Ath.||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sat 15 Sep||Wigan Ath.||1 - 1||Fulham||PREM|
|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|
Recent respective form guides
Wigan Athletic are unbeaten in their last six home games, winning five of them, and drawing the other one. The Latics have scored 10 and conceded 3 during this period.
Fulham have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. A generous 7 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Wigan Ath.'s 33 points from 24 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 7th position. Fulham's 29 points from 22 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th 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 ...
This promises to be an excellent test for the in-form Cottagers, but one which I believe will end in stalemate. Score draw
|Wigan Ath.||Unbeaten in the last 7 home games.|
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
|Fulham||5 games since last away draw.|
Last drawn game 6 outings ago.