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Burnley v Fulham: Match Preview

08:41, 09 Jan 2019

The match between Burnley and Fulham will take place on Saturday 12th January 2019,18:00 at Turf Moor, Burnley. This is the premier league action round of 22 with the second leg between the teams expected to be a thrilling encounter as was felt at Craven Cottage.

Burnley who are the hosts welcome The cottagers with both teams having a mixed form of results laying sixteenth and nineteenth respectively. In the last five matches Burnley has come out on top in terms of improved form compared to its opponent. Burnley has won three and lost two while Fulham has won one drew two and lost two. This game is expected to be high scoring with both teams in need of a win to get them out of the bottom phase of the table.

Team news

Burnley will most likely miss some important squad members of the likes of Aaron Lennon (Knee injury), Jonathan Walters(Achilles injury), Matthew Lowton (Toe injury) and Phillip Bardsley(Strain injury).

Fulham, on the other hand, has some few injury concerns and will most likely miss the services of Alfie Mawson(Knee injury) and Andre Zambo Anguissa(Ankle injury).