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Fulham will be hosting visiting club Tottenham Hotspur at Craven Cottage in this Premier League tie on Monday.
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Fulham will be wanting a better result here after the 1-0 Premier League defeat last time out to Newcastle United.
In that game, Fulham managed 37% possession and 5 attempts at goal with 0 of them on target. At the other end, Newcastle United had 20 shots on goal with 5 of them on target. Alexander Isak (89') was the scorer for Newcastle United.
Their latest results really do illustrate the point that not much more can be done by the Fulham backline. Fulham have kept it tight, with the tally of goals that have flown into the back of their net over the course of their past six clashes standing at 3. Historical results aside, it remains to be seen whether the trend shall persist in this upcoming game.
Their past results show that Fulham:
- are winless against Tottenham Hotspur in their previous 7 matches in the league.
- are undefeated in their previous 2 home league matches.
Following on from being defeated in their last game at the hands of Manchester City in Premier League competition, Tottenham Hotspur and their travelling supporters will be hoping that they can get a better result in this one.
In that match, Tottenham Hotspur had 41% possession and 9 shots on goal with 3 on target. For Tottenham Hotspur, goals were scored by Dejan Kulusevski (44') and Emerson Royal (45'). Manchester City got 16 attempts at goal with 6 of them on target. Julián Álvarez (51'), Erling Haaland (53') and Riyad Mahrez (63', 90') scored for Manchester City.
Antonio Conte's Tottenham Hotspur have turned their attacks into goals a total of 9 times throughout their previous six matches. The total of goals that have been scored against them during those same clashes comes to 10.
Heading into this contest, Tottenham Hotspur haven't been beaten by Fulham in games played away from home for the previous 7 league games. A solid away record against them.
Head to head
An inspection of their past head to head results stretching back to 19/02/2017 shows that these encounters have been disappointments for Fulham. They have not been able to come away with any wins whatsoever while Tottenham Hotspur have managed to find a way, finishing as winners in 83% of those ties.
In all, 16 goals were shared by the two clubs in this period, with 4 of them from The Cottagers and 12 created by Spurs. That’s an average goals per game of 2.67.
Team News: Fulham
It’s a low absenteeism rate, with just the sole fitness concern for the Fulham gaffer Marco Silva to contend with from of an almost fully healthy group. Neeskens Kebano (Achilles tendon rupture) is sidelined.
Team News: Tottenham Hotspur
Out of a mainly full-strength group, there is just the one fitness issue for the Tottenham Hotspur boss Antonio Conte to be concerned about. Richarlison (Hamstring Injury) won’t be playing here.
We’re of the view that Fulham might have a difficult job to find the net against this Tottenham Hotspur lineup who will likely score & stay on top.
We’re therefore predicting a highly competitive game with a 0-1 advantage for Tottenham Hotspur at the conclusion of the game.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Craven Cottage (22,384)
Captain: Tim Ream
Chairman: Shahid Khan
Manager: Marco Silva
Competitions: Premier League position 6, FA Cup (Fourth Round)
🔑 Key Player: Aleksandar Mitrović
Typically taking up the Striker position, Aleksandar Mitrović was born in Smederevo, Serbia. Having made his senior debut playing for RSC Anderlecht in the 2013 - 2014 season, the talented Forward has netted 11 league goals in this Premier League 2022 - 2023 season so far from a total of 16 appearances.