Brentford – Fulham PREDICTION & TIPS
Brentford and Fulham meet at Griffin Park in a match for the 20th round of the Championship. At this stage, the history of direct confrontations indicates balance between these two teams, since there have been 2 victories for each team in the last 4 games. However, the last time they faced in this stage was 04-11-2016, in a game for the Championship, that ended with the victory of Fulham by (0-2). The goals were scored by S. Aluko (36 ‘) and T. Cairney (90′) for Fulham. In this meeting the home factor could play an important role, since both teams present significant differences in the results achieved at home and as a visitor.
After 5 wins, 9 draws and 5 losses, the home team is in 14th place, having won 24 points. In the final game, they drew 1-1 with Queens Park Rangers out (2-2), having drawn 1-1 at home in a game against Burton. This is a team that curiously has been stronger outside than at home, because in the last 30 games it registers 6 wins, 5 draws and 4 losses as a visitor; against 5 wins, 7 draws and 3 losses in his stadium. For the championship, Brentford had 12 points in 27 chances, after 2 wins, 6 draws and 1 loss in their last 9 games at their stadium.
For this competition, you have not lost any of the last 8 games in your stadium. The team conceded goals in 8 of the last 10 matches, so it has not shown great defensive solidity, but their attack has been regularly scored, as it managed to achieve in 9 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In 19 games played in this competition, he never managed to give back to the marker in the 5 games in which he suffered the first goal. There have been 1 period in the last 11 home games for all competitions: he scored 8 of his 16 goals in the 76’-90 ‘minute.
The Brentfords set up for this match with a two-way tie against QPR, adding to their third straight winless win: Vibe was the scorer of both goals. In this home game, coach Dean Smith is expected to line up in the same tactical system as the last match, 4-2-3-1, with Vibe the best man in the home team. On the other hand, Ollie Watkins is the highlight of the home team with 6 goals scored. For this game the coach can not count on the injured Dalsgaard.
Analysis of Fulham
The visiting team is currently in the ninth place, with no points earned, after 6 wins, 8 draws and 5 losses. In the penultimate game, she won out against Sheffield United for (4-5). In the last game, won at home against Millwall by (1-0). This is a team that has curiously been stronger outside than at home, because in the last 30 games it registers 6 wins, 4 draws and 5 losses as a visitor; against 3 wins, 8 draws and 4 losses in his stadium. In the last 9 away games for the championship Fulham has recorded 4 wins, 2 draws and 3 losses, so he has won 14 points out of 27. Defensive solidity has not been his strong point as he has conceded goals in 9 of the last 10 games but his attack has regularly scored as he has scored goals in 8 of the last 10 games for this competition. In 19 games in this event, only got 1 turnaround in the 9 games in which he suffered the first goal.
Fulham’s side go into this motivated game after having won another championship triumph by beating Millwall 1-0: the only goal of the team was scored by Norwood. At this meeting against Fulham coach Slavisa Jokanovic should keep the team at 4-2-3-1 benefiting possession and organized bouts: Tom Cairney is one of the main organizers of the game. Ryan Sessegnon has been one of Fulham’s greats with 4 goals and 2 assists. It seems that the Serbian coach can not rely on Floyd Ayite because of an injury.
Brentford – Fulham FREE TIPS
Brentford – Win @ 2.00
Both teams to score / YES @ 1.80
Over 4.5 Goals @ 1.90