Fulham and Cardiff will meet at Craven Cottage on Saturday in a Premier League game of round 35. Both sides are currently in the relegation zone, but Cardiff still has a chance of survival unlike Fulham. The visitors in this tie are trailing 17th placed Brighton by three points with three remaining games.
Fulham vs Cardiff Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last H2H game||Last H2H games||Last H2H games home/away|
|Fulham||Loss||5 W/ 5 D/ 4 L||2 W/ 3 D/ 1 L|
|Cardiff||Win||4 W/ 5 D/ 5 L||1 W/ 3 D/ 2 L|
Last game between the teams: 20.10.2018 Cardiff – Fulham 4:2; Josh Murphy 15′, Bobby Reid 20′, Callum Paterson 65′, Kadeem Harris 87′; Andre Schurrle 11′, Ryan Sessegnon 34′
Last game at this venue: 26.12.2017 Cardiff – Fulham 2:4; Keneth Zohore 58′, Callum Paterson 90′; Tim Ream 12′, Floyd Ayite 56′, Ryan Sessegnon 78′, Stefan Johansen 90′
Worth mentioning: The goals have been guaranteed when these two sides meet, as each of the previous eight encounters witnessed goals at both ends, while six featured over 2,5 goals. Prior to the last meeting Fulham were undefeated in seven H2H clashes, but finally lost to Cardiff. Each of the last two matches finished in a 4:2 victory for the away sides. All of the six games played at Craven Cottage saw both sides scoring, while four produced over 2,5 goals.
Fulham vs Cardiff Stats
|As of 25.04||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Fulham||Win||2 W/ 0 D/ 8 L||1 W/ 0 D/ 4 L|
|Cardiff||Loss||3 W/ 0 D/ 7 L||2 W/ 0 D/ 3 L|
Last game Fulham: 20.04.2019 Bournemouth – Fulham 0:1; Aleksandar Mitrovic 53′ (penalty)
Last game Cardiff: 21.04.2019 Cardiff – Liverpool 0:2; Georginio Wijnaldum 57′, James Milner 81′ (penalty)
Top performers Fulham: Aleksandar Mitrovic 11 goals 3 assists, Andre Schurrle 6 goals, Ryan Babel 4 goals 3 assists.
Top performers Cardiff: Victor Camarasa 5 goals 4 assists, Bobbi Reid 4 goals 2 assists, Sol Bamba 4 goals 1 assist.
|Last 10 games||GF : GA||Over 2,5 goals||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Fulham started to play better after losing any chance of saving their place in the top-flight and recorded two back-to-back victories, both garnered with a clean sheet in their recent outings. Two of their last five matches produced over 2,5 goals, while two saw both sides hitting the back of the nets.
Each of the last four Cardiff games finished in a 2:0 scoreline, with the Welsh side being on the winning end just once. No draw was registered and no sides were able to score more than two goals in the last seven matches involving Cardiff. All of those saw the victors score exactly two goals.
Fulham vs Cardiff News
Missing players Fulham: Marcus Bettinelli, Timothy Fosu-Mensah and Lazar Markovic are out injured. Alfie Mawson is doubtful.
Missing players Cardiff: Sol Bamba, Matthew Connolly, Callum Paterson and Joe Ralls will miss trough injuries. Harry Arter is under question.
Fulham vs Cardiff Predictions
Draw – 3.60 @ bet365