Fulham vs Blackpool Prediction, Odds & Betting Tips 29/01/2022

Fulham vs Blackpool: Top Free Betting Tips and Predictions 

Table-toppers Fulham and mid-table Blackpool are both not to be involved in midweek Championship action which is why we are able to get this preview for Saturday's clash up nice and early. The hosts are scoring goals for fun and look destined for a return to the Premier League this season, while Blackpool will be aiming for a top-half finish.

Fulham & BTTS

This weekend we're backing Fulham to secure all 3pts and for both teams to score to be scored in the process. The hosts have won three of their last six matches against Blackpool in all competitions and both teams have scored in four of the pair's last seven head-to-heads. Fulham have also won their last five matches in league and cup and both teams have scored in their last three outings. Four of Blackpool's last six matches have also ended with both teams getting on the scoreboard.

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Over 3.5 Goals

Over 3.5 goals were scored when Fulham last played host to Blackpool back in 2014 and we're backing another action-packed 90-minutes on Saturday. At least 5-goals have been scored in each of Fulham's last four league games all of which ended in victory (3-2,6-2, 6-2 & 7-0). Two of Blackpool's last five league games have also witnessed at least four goals being scored, so you can see why we've backed a high-scoring game this weekend.

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Key Stats and Figures for Fulham vs Blackpool

Fulham looking to extend their lead at the top of the table

Last time out, Fulham made the trip to Stoke and went behind in the very first minute. However, the visitors equalised through Muniz in the 2nd-minute and went in front just after the half-hour mark through Carvalho. Stoke moved back onto level terms in the 58th-minute and Fulham managed to win the game with a goal from De Cordova-Reid with 18-minutes left on the clock.

Fulham Predicted Lineup – Rodák, Ream, Tete, Adarabioyo, Robinson, Cairney, Kebano, Reed, Carvalho, De Cordova-Reid, & Mitrović

Blackpool had the home advantage against Millwall on Saturday and made it count. Lavery netted the only goal of the game in the 55th-minute to hand Blackpool all 3pots and move the club into 12th position. This weekend will be a lot tougher for Blackpool and the Tangerines have to find a way to stop the Fulham goal machine of they want to leave the capital with any points to show for their efforts.

Blackpool Predicted Lineup – Grimshaw, Keogh, Garbutt, Connolly, Ekpiteta, Sterling, Dougall, Bowler, Madine, Lavery & Hamilton

Team News 

Fulham: Seri and Cavaleiro are the only doubts for in-form Fulham.

Blackpool: Maxwell, Carey, Husband, Anderson, James, Ward and Virtue could all miss the trip down south this weekend.

FAQ: Fulham vs Blackpool

fulham vs blackpool

  • Who are the favourites to win? – Fulham are the overwhelming favourites with the bookmakers.
  • What was the score when these two teams last met? – Blackpool 1-0 Fulham, 11/09/21.
  • What time is kick-off? – 15:00 GMT, 16:00 CET.

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A lifelong Evertonian, James started writing for an Everton fan site in the mid-2000s and then developed his own blog covering football transfers from across Europe's big leagues before becoming a regular match preview and betting tips writer for Biggest Free Bets. James moved to Free Super Tips next, and then Racing Post, where he worked as a full-time writer for a few years, taking on extra responsibilities such as creating the schedule and assigning out work. Following that, James wrote for a number of websites including Fore Bet before joining Football Whispers in December 2020.