Blackburn R. face a trip to Fulham at Craven Cottage on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 38 games played, Rovers have recorded 9 wins, and Fulham have come away with 15 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in November 2007, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2 - 2 draw in a Premier League match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Sat 20 Sep||Blackburn R.||1 - 0||Fulham||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sat 08 Mar||Blackburn R.||1 - 1||Fulham||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sun 25 Nov||Fulham||2 - 2||Blackburn R.||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sat 21 Apr||Fulham||1 - 1||Blackburn R.||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sat 02 Dec||Blackburn R.||2 - 0||Fulham||PREM|
|2005/2006||Sat 17 Dec||Fulham||2 - 1||Blackburn R.||PREM|
|2005/2006||Sat 20 Aug||Blackburn R.||2 - 1||Fulham||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Fulham are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 12 goals for the Cottagers, with 5 goals against.
In complete contrast to Fulham, Blackburn R. are having a torrid time on their travels, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Rovers have hit 6 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Fulham's 26 points from 19 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position. Blackburn R. are stuck down in the relegation zone of Barclays Premier League with a return of just 18 points from their 20 games thus far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Cottagers, as the Rovers have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Fulham||Unbeaten in the last 7 home games.|
Unbeaten run of 10 matches.
|Blackburn R.||5 games since last defeat.|