FootyMAD's Fulham match preview

Last updated : 09 January 2004 By Footymad Previewer
History of the Fulham v Everton fixture

Everton face a trip to Fulham at Loftus Road (temporary) on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Blues will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 9 and win only 3 of the 17 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in May 2003, with Fulham running out comfortable 2 - 0 winners in a Premiership match.

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

Recent encounters between the teams:
2003/2004Sat 23 AugEverton3 - 1FulhamPREM
2002/2003Sat 03 MayFulham2 - 0EvertonPREM
2002/2003Sat 28 SepEverton2 - 0FulhamPREM
2001/2002Sat 16 MarEverton2 - 1FulhamPREM
2001/2002Sat 08 DecFulham2 - 0EvertonPREM
1974/1975Sat 15 FebEverton1 - 2FulhamFAC
1967/1968Tue 21 MayEverton5 - 1FulhamDIV1

Recent respective form guides

Fulham are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the Cottagers in those games, with 5 conceded.

Everton have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Blues have hit 5 goals, 8 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Fulham's 28 points from 20 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 7th position. Everton see themselves just below half way in the Barclaycard Premiership, showing a record of 24 points from their 20 games played so far,

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP

FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Cottagers, as the Blues have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Fulham 8 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 6 .
Everton Last drawn game 6 outings ago.