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Preview: Fulham vs. Brentford - predictions, team news, line-ups

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Sports Mole previews Saturday’s Premier League match between Fulham and Brentford, including predictions, team news and expected line-ups.

Fulham When Brentford Happy with the start of our new Premier League campaign, we head to the London Derby on Saturday afternoon.

Both clubs remain unbeaten in two games, but Brentford are two points ahead of the hosts in tenth place thanks to their famous win over Manchester United.

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Alexander Mitrovic He went from hero to zero last weekend against Wolverhampton Wanderers after missing a penalty at Molyneux to score a double against Liverpool.

The Serbian national team were also lucky to avoid a red card in the confrontation with their opponents. Morgan Gibbs-Whitereinforces the previous feeling of not knowing what to expect in the forward.

Nevertheless, Fulham departed the West Midlands with a share of the booty, extending their unbeaten record before facing their rivals.

Fulham’s overall performance against Wolves did not match their effort against Liverpool, Marco Silva Earning points on the board is much more important and will accept that more changes are expected for the team in time.

With trips to Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur on the horizon, the Portuguese know that three points from this match will ease the pressure on them for two difficult trips to the north of the capital.

Brentford scored in a Premier League match against Manchester United on 13 August 2022.© Reuters

But first of all, Fulham will face a Brentford side. Brentford experienced one of his all-time highs last weekend, dominating Manchester United with four goals in the first half.

Even when United were far from their best, Brentford took advantage of their mistakes and created moments of class in equal measure.

Thomas Frank He’ll know he’ll have to retain a sense of realism when it comes to team trajectories, but there’s currently no reason to believe that this group of players can’t challenge the top half of the table.

Last week’s display came with no new arrivals Keen Lewis-Potter When Mikel Damsgaard Going into action, both players will only improve this team as the season progresses.

Brentford have lost just once in their seven games against Fulham. That loss was in the 2019-2020 Championship Playoff Finals.

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Head Coach Thomas Frank celebrates Brentford's victory over Manchester United on 13 August 2022.© Reuters

provide it Andreas Pereira When bobby decodova-reed Shaking off minor injuries sustained last weekend, Fulham should line up with the same squad.

Tom Cairney If any of these players are not suitable for this contest, there will be a conflict.

When Harry Wilson When manor solomon Both are out with injuries, but Silva lacks replacements in a wide range of fields.

Unless Brentford develops new fitness problems, Frank will likely stick with the same Beads XI he started against Manchester United.

Christopher Agel When Sergi Canos After each injury, he could return to the substitutes’ bench, joining Lewis Potter and Damsgaard.

Candidates for Fulham’s starting XI:
Lodak; Tete, Adarabioyo, Reem, Robinson. Reid, Parinha. Kebano, Pereira and Decordova Reid.Mitrovic

Candidates for Brentford’s starting XI:
Raya; Roerslev, Jansson, Mee. Hickey, DaSilva, Norgaard, Jensen and Henry.Tony Mbemo

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We say: Fulham 1-1 Brentford

With Brentford riding the top of the wave, Fulham know they are fighting a confident side. But he can’t ignore his Cottagers performance on opening day against Liverpool.

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