We will be witnessing another bottom of the table clash in the Premier League when Burnley takes on Fulham in the weekend. The hosts are 16th in the standings, with just 2 points separating them from the drop zone, while their opponents are 19th, 4 points away from the 17th place that ensures another season in the top flight. Burnley needed a controversial penalty in added time to prevail over minnows Barnsley in the FA cup game last time out.
Burnley vs Fulham Head to Head
as of: 06.01.2019
|Last H2H game||Last 10 H2H|
|Last 5 H2H|
|Burnley||Loss||1 W/ 4 D/ 15 L||4 W/ 1 D/ 0 L|
|Fulham||Win||3 W/ 2 D/ 5 L||0 W/ 1 D/ 4 L|
Worth mentioning: The four last games between the Saturday opponents saw over 2,5 goals scored, with the last 3 meetings going over 3,5 and both sides finding the net. In the games since 2000, only once the visiting team managed to record a win. In the recent history Burnley hold an almost perfect record against the Londoners at home, winning 4 and drawing just once. Fulham have scored just 3 goals in these games and never more than a goal in a single game.
Last game between the teams: 26.08.2018 Fulham – Burnley 4:2; Jean Serri 4’, Aleksandar Mitrovic 36’, 38’, Andre Schurrle 83’; Jeff Hendrick 10’, James Tarkowski 41’
Last game at this venue: 03.11.2015 Burnley – Fulham 3:1; Andre Gray 18’, 37’, Mathew Taylor 90’; Ross McCormack 51’
Burnley vs Fulham Stats
as of: 06.01.2019
|Last game||Last 10|
|Burnley||Win||4 W/ 0 D/ 6 L||3 W/ 0 D/ 2 L|
|Fulham||Win||2 W/ 3 D/ 5 L||0 W/ 1 D/ 4 L|
Worth mentioning: Burnley’s last draw was achieved ten games ago. All the 10 points, that Burnley won at home came against rivals from the bottom half of the league. They are currently 16th based on home performances with a goal difference of 12:20. Fulham have scored just 2 goals in their last five visits. When playing away from Cravane Cottage, Fulham have won just 2 points, making them the worst team in the Premier League based on away form with a goal difference of 7:28.
Last game Burnley: 05.01.2019 Burnley – Barnsley 1:0; Chris Wood 90’ (penalty)
Last game Fulham: 06.01.2019 Fulham – Oldham ?:?
Top performers Burnley: Ashley Barnes is with 4 goals and an assist, James Tarkowski, Sam Vokes and Chris Wood are all on 3 goals.
Top performers Fulham: Aleksandar Mitrovic is on 8 goals and 2 assist, Schurrle 5 goals and Ryan Sessegnon is with 2 goals and 5 assists.
Burnley vs Fulham News
Missing players Burnley: Aaron Lennon, Matthew Lowton and Phillip Bardsley are out injured. Robert Brady will serve a suspension.
Missing players Fulham: Alfie Mawson and Andre Zambo Anguissa.
Burnley vs Fulham Predictions
Over 3 cards
Both teams to score & over 2,5 goals