Arsenal face a trip to Fulham at Craven Cottage at tea-time on Saturday, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 11 of the 22 previous games, with the hosts winning just 7.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in August 2008, the Cottagers carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory in a Premier League match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Sat 28 Feb||Arsenal||0 - 0||Fulham||PREM|
|2008/2009||Sat 23 Aug||Fulham||1 - 0||Arsenal||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sat 19 Jan||Fulham||0 - 3||Arsenal||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sun 12 Aug||Arsenal||2 - 1||Fulham||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sun 29 Apr||Arsenal||3 - 1||Fulham||PREM|
|2006/2007||Wed 29 Nov||Fulham||2 - 1||Arsenal||PREM|
|2005/2006||Sat 04 Mar||Fulham||0 - 4||Arsenal||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Fulham are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. A total of 11 goals have been scored by the Cottagers in those games, with 7 conceded.
The Gunners 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. Those games have seen the Gunners pummel 14 goals, and let in 7.
Fulham find themselves struggling down in 14th position in the league having picked up 6 points from their 5 matches. Arsenal lie just outside the playoff positions in the Barclays Premier League, picking up 9 from their 5 games so far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Arsenal are in reasonable form away from home coming into this match, and the Madmen are quite confident that they should come away with a comfortable victory from this contest. Away win
|Fulham||16 games since last home draw.|
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Arsenal||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.|
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
Last drawn game 10 outings ago.