Fulham vs Aston Villa – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: October 17, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: October 17, 2022

Aston Villa travel to London on Thursday night to face Fulham at Craven Cottage. The current difference in the Premier League standings between the two teams on Thursday is just 3 points.

Fulham vs Aston Villa Stats

  • In 12 of the last 14 matches Fulham played, both teams scored
  • In the last 6 home matches in a row Fulham played, both teams scored
  • Fulham have scored in 16 of the last 17 home matches
  • Fulham have conceded in 13 of the last 14 matches
  • Fulham have scored in 13 of the last 15 matches
  • In 6 of the last 8 away matches Aston Villa played, both teams scored
  • Aston Villa have scored in 10 of the last 12 away matches
  • Aston Villa have conceded in 10 of the last 12 matches
  • Aston Villa have conceded in 7 of the last 8 away matches
  • Aston Villa have not lost the last 4 matches in a row

Fulham vs Aston Villa Lineups

Fulham vs Aston Villa Preview

A single point is all Fulham have to show from their last three games, where they came up short, losing 1-4 and 3-1 against Newcastle and West Ham respectively. Their latest match brought some consolation with a 2-2 against Bournemouth. Fulham managed to win two of their past six home matches in the Premier League. In the remaining four, they drew two and lost two, as they scored ten and conceded 13 goals. Fulham have the poorest defensive record on home soil season in the Premier League, conceding 11 goals so far at Craven Cottage.

In their last three matches, Aston Villa drew 0-0 with Leeds, drew 1-1 with Nottingham F. and lost 0-2 against Chelsea. In their last six Premier League away matches, Aston Villa failed to win even once. Instead, they’ve drawn two and lost four, scoring five while also conceding 11 times. Steven Gerrard’s team are still waiting for their first away win in the Premier League this season.

Fulham vs Aston Villa H2H

Aston Villa celebrated a 3-1 win as well as a 3-0 victory in the last two matches played against Fulham. Fulham go into their upcoming match against Aston Villa with a 30% winning record in recent meetings. This gives them a 3-4-3 record in the latest encounters with their next opponent. A record worth keeping in mind before you make a choice for your next accumulator, depending on your betting strategy.

Current table in the Premier League

Full Time Betting

Fulham claimed a modest four wins from their previous 10 home matches across all tournaments. They split the points with the visiting team in three of the games, whilst losing three. Aston Villa won four of their last 10 games away, drew three and lost three of the games in this run. Fulham hammered in the opening goal five times in their last 10 matches played in front of their usually euphoric crowd at Craven Cottage. Aston Villa were first off the mark in three of their 10 most recent away games.

Both Teams to Score

Aston Villa got the better of Fulham in the last two h2h meetings, winning by 3-1 and 3-0, respectively. Both teams scored five times in the previous ten matches between home side Fulham and Aston Villa. Best-priced odds on BTTS with the bookies are at 1.70.

Over/Under Tips

Over 2.5 goals came up four times in the previous ten encounters between Fulham and Aston Villa, as Fulham scored one goal on average per game and Aston Villa averaged 1.2 goals. Both teams scored five times in these matches. Fulham scored an average of 1.4 goals in the past ten matches at Craven Cottage across the tournaments and over 2.5 goals came out eight times. Over 2.5 goals came up in four of the last ten matches Aston Villa played across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 1.1 goals in these matches.

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Josh lives in Edinburgh, Scotland, and works as a website editor. He has previously worked for several prominent online sites and, as a former professional golfer, specialises in sports and iGaming. Josh has almost a decade of experience as a freelancer and has received excellent reviews from current and previous clients.