FM Preview: Fulham v West Bromwich Albion 01 Feb 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Tuesday, 31st January 2012
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Fulham and West Bromwich Albion at 20:00 on 1st February 2012 in the Premier League.
History of the Fulham v West Bromwich Albion fixture
West Bromwich Albion face a trip to Fulham at Craven Cottage on Wednesday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 37 games played, Baggies have recorded 14 wins, and Fulham have come away with 16 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in January 2011, with Fulham running out comfortable 3-0 winners in a Premier League match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 24 Sep||West Brom.||0 - 0||Fulham||Premier League|
|2010/2011||Tue 04 Jan||Fulham||3-0||West Brom.||Premier League|
|2010/2011||Sat 23 Oct||West Brom.||2 - 1||Fulham||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Sun 22 Feb||Fulham||2 - 0||West Brom.||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Sat 04 Oct||West Brom.||1 - 0||Fulham||Premier League|
|2005/2006||Sat 11 Feb||Fulham||6 - 1||West Brom.||Premiership|
|2005/2006||Sat 03 Dec||West Brom.||0 - 0||Fulham||Premiership|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Fulham have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A total of 15 goals have been scored by the Cottagers in those games, with 10 conceded.
The Baggies have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The Baggies's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.
Fulham see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premier League, showing a record of 26 points from their 22 games played so far,
West Bromwich Albion find themselves struggling down in 15th position in the league having picked up 25 points from their 22 matches.
Current overall team form
|West Bromwich Albion||6||2||0||4||8||9||6|
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Neither team is setting the world alight, and we think this game will result in a narrow home win for the Cottagers. Home win
|Fulham||Won 3 successive home games.
6 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
|West Bromwich Albion||5 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 7 outings ago.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here