Guest post by Bradley Jolly

It is remarkable what a huge difference playing at home can bring. Just ask any Fulham fan. For, it is at home where Fulham have amassed 25 of their 36 points so far this season. While Fulham have won 7 at Craven Cottage in the league, they have lost 7 away from home thus far.

Martin Jol’s men lie 10th in the league. This, coupled with a decent Europa cup campaign, should represent a strong, respectable season for Fulham, still on course to match or better their final league standing of 8th last year. However, it could have been so different had their home form let them down or, conversely, had they’d done as well on the road as they have at Craven Cottage.

Certainly, Fulham have made Craven Cottage a fortress this season. They’ve hit 29...