Fulham will be taking on visiting team Manchester United at Craven Cottage in a Premier League tie on Sunday. The most recent outing between Fulham and Manchester United failed to produce a winner, with the score reading 1-1 after the final whistle. The best betting odds on a draw at full-time with the bookies are at 3.80.
With 23 points after 13 games, Manchester United currently rank fifth in the Premier League standings. Fulham play catch-up as they recorded 19 points in 14 matches, putting them up as ninth before their upcoming clash.
A tough game is in stall for Fulham, who will be wary of the threat Manchester United pose in their current form. A victory for Fulham would be massive in their quest to move up the table.
Fulham scored 17 while allowing 18 goals against in the past ten matches. They claimed two clean sheets on the way.
Manchester United are currently decent goalscorers, as they managed a bearable 15 goals in the past ten outings for an average of 1.5 goals a game. Their opponents scored a total of 12 goals, and while Manchester United claimed five clean sheets, they conceded an average of 1.2 goals per match.
Fulham vs Manchester United Prediction
They came away from their last three matches with four points, as Fulham beat Leeds 2-3, followed by a 0-0 draw against Everton. Most recently, they were left licking their wounds in a 2-1 defeat against Manchester City. In their last six Premier League home matches, Fulham have three wins, while they've drawn two and lost one. They scored 11 and conceded nine goals.
Fulham looked destined for a season fighting off relegation, but current form has them no way near the drop zone in the Premier League.
Manchester United Form
Results have been up and down for Manchester United, who beat Real Sociedad by 0-1. Following that up proved too difficult, as they lost 3-1 against Aston Villa, before claiming three points in a 4-2 win against Aston Villa. Manchester United won half their previous six away matches in the Premier League, as well as seeing one draw and suffering two defeats. They scored nine goals whilst conceding 11.
Manchester United remain on course for the podium which was also a minimum target for the current Premier League season.
Head-to-head encounters tend to bring out the best in both sides, and we fully expect the trend to continue, when Fulham renew Manchester United their acquaintance.
Fulham have taken four points from their last six games against teams from the top half of the Premier League table. They won one of these matches with a scoreline of eight goals to 13. Manchester United scored 12 goals and conceded 11 in their last six games against teams from the top half of the Premier League table. This earned them three wins and 11 points. Fulham are looking at a record of five wins, four draws and five defeats in the Premier League this season. Manchester United are looking at seven wins, two draws and four defeats in the Premier League.
Fulham vs Manchester United Stats
- In 9 of the last 11 matches Fulham played, both teams scored
- Fulham have scored in 17 of the last 19 home matches
- In 6 of the last 8 home matches Fulham played, both teams scored
- Fulham have not lost 8 of the last 9 home matches
- Fulham have scored in 10 of the last 11 matches
- Manchester United have scored in 15 of the last 17 matches
- Manchester United have not lost 9 of the last 10 matches
- Manchester United have scored in 11 of the last 12 away matches
- In 5 of the last 6 away matches Manchester United played, both teams scored
- Manchester United have not lost 7 of the last 9 away matches
Fulham vs Manchester United Team News
Fulham could be looking at five players on the injured and absent list ahead of their upcoming match against Manchester United. Kenny Tete and Harrison Reed can't be called up by the Fulham-manager, with both serving a ban.
Aleksandar Mitrovic, Neeskens Kebano and Manor Solomon are all absent from the Fulham squad that faces Manchester United at Craven Cottage.
Worst-case scenario, Manchester United have a total of six players out for their next match. For instance, Manchester United won't be able to field Diogo Dalot as he serves out a ban following too many cards.
Manchester United need to do without Jadon Sancho, Antony, Raphael Varane, Axel Tuanzebe and Brandon Williams, who are not fit enough to travel to Craven Cottage.
Fulham vs Manchester United H2H
It finished 1-1 when Fulham last played Manchester United and the best betting odds on yet another draw at full-time with the bookies are at 3.80. Manchester United go into the match against Fulham with a 8-2-0 advantage. The bookies have Manchester United to win this match at best price odds of 1.90.
Fulham vs Manchester United Results
Both teams found the back of the net six times in the past ten matches between home side Fulham and Manchester United. Best priced odds on BTTS with the bookies are at 1.57.
Fulham vs Manchester United Betting Tips
Aleksandar Mitrovic found the target three times in his previous six matches, whereas Cristiano Ronaldo just scored once in a similar number of matches.
Fulham claimed a modest four wins from their previous 10 home matches across all tournaments. They split the points with the visiting team in four of the games, whilst losing two. Manchester United won six of their last 10 games away, drew one and lost three of the games in this run. Fulham claimed two wins without conceding a goal in their last 10 matches at home.
Over 2.5 goals came out seven times in the last ten encounters between these two teams. Fulham managed an average of 0.8 goals, with Manchester United averaging 2.5 goals in these games. Both teams to score was a winning bet six times in this run of matches. Over 2.5 goals paid out in nine of Fulham’s ten most recent home matches across the tournaments, and they scored an 1.7 goals on average in the process. Over 2.5 goals happened in four of the visitor's last ten games this season. On average, they scored 1.6 times in those matches.