Fulham vs Birmingham City
England – League Championship
Date: Saturday, 10 September 2016,
Kick-Off: 15:00 UK
Venue: Craven Cottage.
Fulham FC will welcome Birmingham City to Craven Cottage on Saturday afternoon as Fulham aim to maintain their good form.
Fulham have been unbeaten in all competitions since the beginning of this season, they did well beat Blackburn last time. They enter this fixture from a 1-0 victory over Blackburn Rovers, a last minute goal from T. Caimey ensured Fulham got all 3 points on the road. They are on 2nd position in the Championship table with 11 points to their name. They will be hoping to continue their unbeaten run against Birmingham as they hope to top the table should Huddersfield loose.
Birmingham City returned to winning ways last time, they brutalised Norwich City 3-0. The huge victory was their first home win since March 2016, they gave their fans what they yearned for. Davis’ first half goal and Donaldson’s second half brace was enough to for Birmingham to grab maximum points. They now sit mid table with 8 points and are hoping for a repeat of last week’s performance to go further up the table.
Fulham: Team News
Fulham will be missing right back Ryan Fredericks due to injury.
Birmingham City: Team News
Suspended Jack Storer is the only missing player in Birmingham’s camp, all other players are available for selection.
Fulham vs Birmingham City: Head to Head statistics
Fulham have played 37 games against Birmingham City, they have won 11 times and lost 10 games. At home, Fulham have lost equal amount of games they have won (5). Also they have scored same amount of goals (22) they have conceded at home against Birmingham. Their last game here at Craven Cottage was a 2-5 win in favour of Birmingham in November 2015.
Fulham vs Birmingham City: Prediction
This is a hard one to decide, the game could go either way. However, Fulham have little advantage having gone unbeaten since the beginning of the season. They have won 5 of their last 7 games in all competitions and drawn 2. Also, they have scored at least 2 goals in 4 of their last 7 games. They have made good impression in their previous games and they will surely get the result in this game.
Fulham vs Birmingham City: Betting Tips
Fulham to win at 10/11 (1.95)
Over 2.5 goals at 6/7 (1.85).