Aston Villa vs Fulham
England League Championship
Date: Saturday, 22nd October 2016,
Kick-Off at 15:00 UK
Venue: Villa Park, Birmingham.
Two struggling teams Aston Villa and Fulham will face each other on Saturday afternoon at Villa Park (Birmingham).
Aston Villa prevented Reading from going into the playoff spot on Tuesday, as they defeated them 1-2 on the road. Prior to the Reading game, Aston Villa have been struggling, they have been on a winless run for 2 months. They last won a game on 13th of August in a 3-0 win against Rotherham United.
Aston Villa are now on the 17th position with 14 points to their name. They will be hoping to build on their Tuesday win to grab a home win over Fulham.
Fulham will enter this game from a 2-2 home draw against Norwich City on Tuesday night. They have been in struggling in the past weeks just like their host, they have won just one game in their last nine games.
Fulham have just a win in their last five, with two defeats and two draws. They are currently on 11th place with 18 points from 13 games. They will hope to win this one and get a chance of going into the playoff spot depending on the results elsewhere.
Aston Villa vs Fulham: Head to Head Statistics
- The two teams have met 47 times against each other, and they have had a fair share of the games.
- Aston Villa have won 16 games against Fulham, drawn 16 and lost 16 games to Fulham.
- At home, Aston Villa have won 13 games against Fulham, they have drawn 7 and won 4.
- Fulham have dominated their last 5 games, they have won 4 and drawn 1.
- Also, Fulham have scored at least 2 goals against Aston Villa in their last 3 games.
Aston Villa vs Fulham: Prediction
Games between the two teams have always been tough, but Fulham’s recent dominance will be a boost to them. Both teams have been struggling in recent games, with just a win in their last six games. They are both unbeaten in their last 2 games with a win and a draw.
The game would be a tough one with at least 3 goals in it, both teams are expected to get on the score sheet.
Aston Villa vs Fulham: Betting Tips
Fulham to win at 3.50 (5/2)
Both teams to score at 1.77 (7/9).