Premier League Preview: Sunderland - Fulham
Clint Dempsey has found the net 12 times for Fulham, which will visit the Black Cats this weekend.
By Simon Sinclair
|DID YOU KNOW?|
- Twelve of Sunderland’s 39 league goals have come from players other than strikers this season.
- The Black Cats have the better record when the two sides have met, winning 22 of the 53 games played between them.
- Steve Bruce’s side has gone five games without keeping a clean sheet.
- Sunderland has the 12th best home record in the division with 26 of its 41 points coming at the Stadium of Light. However, it has won just twice at home in 2011.
- Lee Cattermole has the most red cards in the Premier League this season with two sending offs.
- The visiting team has not scored a goal in the last five fixtures between the clubs.
- Clint Dempsey (pictured right) has found the net 12 times for Fulham this season, which puts him in tied sixth in the top goalscoring charts in the Premier League this season.
- Fulham has won just one game away from home this season, which is the fewest in the top flight.
- The Cottagers have scored just 14 goals away from home this season, which is the third fewest in the Premier League. Only Wolves (12) and Newcastle (13) have scored lesser.
- Mark Hughes' side has drawn nine away games this season. It is the joint highest in the division along with Manchester United.
Top 3 Predictions
Sunderland 1-1 Fulham
- 19.34 %
Sunderland 0-0 Fulham
- 11.32 %
Sunderland 2-1 Fulham
- 10.85 %
|English Premier League (EPL) (EPL)||Jan 11, 2014||Fulham 1 - Sunderland 4|
|English Premier League (EPL) (EPL)||Aug 17, 2013||Sunderland 0 - Fulham 1|
|English Premier League (EPL) (EPL)||Mar 2, 2013||Sunderland 2 - Fulham 2|
|English Premier League (EPL) (EPL)||Nov 18, 2012||Fulham 1 - Sunderland 3|
|English Premier League (EPL) (EPL)||May 6, 2012||Fulham 2 - Sunderland 1|
|Mar 9, 2014||Hull 3 - Sunderland 0||FA|
|Mar 2, 2014||Manchester City 3 - Sunderland 1||CCUP|
|Feb 22, 2014||Arsenal 4 - Sunderland 1||EPL|
|Feb 15, 2014||Sunderland 1 - Southampton 0||FA|
|Feb 8, 2014||Sunderland 0 - Hull 2||EPL|
|27||Ahmed El Mohamady||Midfielder|
|7||Eidur Smari Gudjohnsen||Striker|
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