Fulham vs Tottenham Betting Preview, FA Cup Betting Tips

Fulham vs Tottenham Odds – Sunday 19th February 2017 – 14:00 – BBC One

Fulham are 3/1 with the draw at 14/5 and Tottenham are 4/5

Betting tips and match preview | FA Cup

Fulham welcome Tottenham to Craven Cottage in the 5th round of the FA Cup, with the hosts enjoying an excellent run of form.

The Cottager’s come into this match in great form, with a 3-2 win against Nottingham Forest in the Championship.

The visitors made the perfect start however, with Kasami volleying past David Button in just the second minute.

Tom Cairney (30) levelled for the home side, with Lucas Piazon scoring the second just three minutes later to make it 2-1.

Forest equalised in the second half with Brereton (47), scoring just two minutes after the restart.

It was a Forest player that settled the match, with Jack Hobbs scoring an unfortunate own goal in the 72nd minute.

Fulham Enjoying Run

It means the Championship side come into this match in great form, with four wins and two defeats in their last six.

Wins against Forest, Wigan, Burton and Hull City in the FA Cup, have been either side of defeats against Birmingham and Reading.

The 4-1 win against Hull was what secured their passage to this round, that was an emphatic result.

Fulham Underdogs

Despite those excellent results they come into this match as underdogs, despite home advantage Tottenham’s Premier League dominance has informed the odds.

The hosts have conceded four goals in their last two matches, but have scored six in the same matches.

Fulham will be looking to better their recent record against Tottenham, they have lost five of their last six meetings.

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Tottenham Need Recovery

Spurs come into this match on the back of a 1-0 defeat against Gent on Thursday, with Tottenham struggling again.

Tottenham were undone by a decisive second half goal from Osorio, this consigns them to a second successive defeat.

It was another poor result and performance from Tottenham, they have looked short of confidence in recent matches.

After limping out of the Champions League, they have struggled in Europe again and find themselves behind in the next leg.

Spurs Targeting Silverware

Tottenham have had a good league season so far, they have endured a horror show in Europe though.

They are in poor form now with that defeat and the Liverpool loss, that was their second defeat this year.

Mauricio Pochettino will have been delighted with their festive form, they will be looking to bounce back in this match though.

This match should be a huge priority for Spurs, especially in light of recent results in both the League and Europe.

Spurs Favourites

Tottenham come into this match as favourites, with their excellent season and pedigree informing the odds.

This will be a tough fixture for Pochettino’s men, with Fulham playing some excellent football of late.

Tottenham will be continue their overall record against Fulham, they have won 29, drawn 14 and lost 9 of their 52 meetings.

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Both teams are 4/7 on to score. The first goalscorer odds for Fulham is Chris Martin at 6/1 with Lucas Piazon at 17/2. For Tottenham, Harry Kane is at 7/2 with Dele Alli at 5/1.

The last time that these two sides met Tottenham won 3-1 and the odds of the same result are 12/1.

Fulham vs Tottenham Odds

Tip 1 – Piazon to score first @ 17/2

Tip 2 – Tottenham to win 2-1 @ 12/1