Vital Football

Latest Fulham FC News

What Could Have Been!

What Could Have Been!

Last night, desperately trying to avoid watching the English teams in the UEFA Cup (so much for my national pride) I stumbled across Glasgow Rangers playing Werder Bremen on Sky Station 971.

Not having much else to do I watched as Scotland`s finest proceeded to beat the German side 2-0 to give themselves a healthy chance of progressing to the next round.

The goals were scored by two familiar names, those of Steven Davis (currently on loan from Fulham) and Daniel Cousin (a long term Fulham target).

With Roy Hodgson bemoaning the fact that we need to be more clinical in the final third, I couldn`t help wondering what might have been if both were still wearing the white of Fulham!

Interestingly, despite the snub by FIFA regarding Cousin signing for a third club in a season, Hodgson has today intimated that he`d still like to see the striker at Craven Cottage next season, whatever league we`re in!

Unfortunately, I can`t see the ambitious Cousin wanting to play Championship football can you?

Writer:Andrew Joyce
Date:Friday March 7 2008
Time: 4:29PM

Best of Vital Network

Comments

0
come on chaps whats avid - do you mean avoid :-)
merlin
07/03/2008 17:07:00
0
got to say though, I was surprised Davis wasn't more of a success at your place!
merlin
07/03/2008 17:09:00
0
I was really hopeful with Davis! He has undoubted ability! I'm sure he'll do well in the white of Fulham
oranje_emu
07/03/2008 18:31:00
0
'If' is half of 'life' & yours is running out.
storagematt
07/03/2008 21:56:00
0
There's no doubt Davis has all the quality in the world and i couldn't believe it when we signed him but he just didn't perform for us so i wonder how how long do you stick with a player and wait for them to perform, if they ever will again?
howrad
08/03/2008 09:52:00
0
storagematt - have you been smoking something mate :-)
Putney
08/03/2008 11:50:00
0
he's only 21. Hodgson is a great coach. why not!
oranje_emu
08/03/2008 12:50:00
0
Davis was bloody awful in his performances for Fulham. I'm aware he was thought of as being a good prospect but in our position you can't wait for Davis to remember how to play decent football. Cousin won't come to us when/if we're in the Championship next year. Best we can hope for is that Davis impresses Rangers enough for them to match what we paid for him or even get another half a million out of them.
donfulham
09/03/2008 13:55:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Fulham Articles

Ex-Cottager Hughes Stars for Ireland!

Saturday afternoon saw Northern Ireland exit the Euro 2016 Finals at the hands of Wales.

Two More Clubs Interested in Dembele

Although it pains me to say it, I can`t for the life of me see Moussa Dembele being at Craven Cottage next season.

McCormack Interest Reported

Could Fulham lose both their main strikers this summer?

Fulham - Burn Joins Wigan

It was perhaps surprising that when the names of those players who were not being retained the name of Dan Burn was on the list.

Archived Vital Fulham Articles

Vital Fulham articles from

Site Journalists

Andrew Joyce
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Will Fulham Lose Dembele and McCormack this Summer?
Suggested By: putney
Yes!68%
No!16%
Just One of the Two!16%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
C Burnley 46 26 15 5 93 37
P Middlesbrough 46 26 11 9 89 32
3 Brighton 46 24 17 5 89 30
4 Hull City 46 24 11 11 83 34
5 Derby County 46 21 15 10 78 23
6 Sheff Wed 46 19 17 10 74 21
7 Ipswich 46 18 15 13 69 2
8 Cardiff 46 17 17 12 68 5
9 Brentford 46 19 8 19 65 5
10 Birmingham 46 16 15 15 63 4
11 Preston 46 15 17 14 62 0
12 Q.P.R. 46 14 18 14 60 0
13 Leeds Utd 46 14 17 15 59 -8
14 Wolves 46 14 16 16 58 -5
15 Blackburn 46 13 16 17 55 0
16 Forest 46 13 16 17 55 -4
17 Reading 46 13 13 20 52 -7
18 Bristol City 46 13 13 20 52 -17
19 Huddersfield 46 13 12 21 51 -11
20 Fulham 46 12 15 19 51 -13
21 Rotherham 46 13 10 23 49 -18
R Charlton 46 9 13 24 40 -40
R MK Dons 46 9 12 25 39 -30
R Bolton 46 5 15 26 30 -40
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Fulham Results (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.bbei6379