Saturday means it’s time for some statistics as we look ahead to this afternoon’s Sky Bet Championship trip to Fulham.
With the focus on today’s clash with the Cottagers, we take a look at the game from a statistical perspective.
Hull City have scored in each of their last eight games against Fulham in all competitions (W4 D2 L2)
The Tigers head to Craven Cottage looking to bounce back from successive away defeats against Fulham, with their last win being a 1-0 win in January 2016.
Grant McCann’s side have scored the first goal in six of their last seven Championship fixtures.
Kamil Grosicki and Jarrod Bowen have combined to create 19 chances for one another in the Championship this season – five more than any other duo in the second tier.
Since the start of the 2017/18 season, Jarrod Bowen has scored more Championship goals than any other player (44).
Including play-offs, Fulham have lost just one of their last 23 home Championship matches (W17 D5 L1).
Only three teams (Preston North End, West Brom & Queens Park Rangers) have scored more goals than Fulham (23) in the Championship this season.
No player has made more passes than Fulham’s Alfie Mawson in the Championship in 2019/20.
Ex-Tiger Tom Cairney has created 32 chances for team-mates in league fixtures this term – a tally bettered by only John Swift (42) of Reading.
Aleksandar Mitrovic has scored 13 goals in his last 15 Championship appearances for Fulham at Craven Cottage – netting a hat-trick in his last game there against Luton – and has made shots (40) than any other player in the second tier this season.
Meetings in all competitions between the two sides (86), with the Tigers winning 33, drawing 26 and losing 27.