Fulham v Aston Villa - Fascinating Facts
As Fulham prepare to take on Aston Villa this afternoon, at Craven Cottage, we`ve taken a delve into the history and from books to gather together some interesting facts and figures.
- Fulham lost the corresponding fixture at Villa Park, 1-0, Fulham haven`t lost both league games in a season, against Aston Villa, since 2009 / 2010.
- Craven Cottage isn`t the best of hunting grounds for Aston Villa, the last 10 visits have seen them win just 1 game drawing 5 and losing the other 4.
- Fulham need to be aware of the Villa midfielder Henri Lansbury, in his last 2 games against Fulham he`s scored a brace in each.
- Monday football, when it comes to playing away from home, hasn`t seen Villa win since August 2009, when they beat Liverpool. Since then Villa have lost 9 out of 11 games and drawn the other 2.
- There have been 123 league matches played at Craven Cottage since a game finished 0-0. The last time the Fulham support had to endure a 0-0 draw was back on the opening day of the 2011 / 2012 season when the visitors were……………..Aston Villa.