Club football is back, and of course so is Before the Whistle. George Singer takes a look at Fulham's latest test against Derby County, as Slavisa looks to get this season back on track.
With this week being an international break, giving Fulham a much needed intermission after a run of terrible results, I wanted to turn the statistical spotlight on the Whites.
On Saturday we visit Aston Villa, a team in strong form having won 4 out of their last 5 league games. After a poor start to the season, Bruce's Villa were under pressure, again failing to meet the high expectations from Villa fans over this expensively assembled squad. The Villans looked in real trouble – and many were touting Bruce to be the next Championship manager to lose his job.