Fulham - Hodgson to Delay Fat Lady Singing!
UK time is: 22:34:17
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Hodgson to Delay Fat Lady Singing!

As I sit here preparing myself for the short trip to Craven Cottage to watch my beloved Fulham try to engineer three points from a match I know we must win, I can`t help but ponder over a few words Roy Hodgson has had to say about the encounter.

Hodgson, like the rest of us, has deemed that today is a must win encounter but still harbours the feeling that relegation is not for us.

Here`s what he had to say,

"I can`t expect us to play like a top-four team, but I think we are playing to a high level and I`m satisfied with the work rate, desire and commitment."

"We maintain we can play well enough to get out of trouble and we have to show it."

"We have been written off for quite a long time now. I maintain there are enough games left and if we take enough points we can survive."

"We still have Sunderland and Birmingham to play at home and Reading to play away. We also have Liverpool and Manchester City. It is not an easy programme but we are playing teams where at this stage of the season we can win."

"I`m trying to be honest in my assessment, I am not being overly optimistic, but I will not throw in any towels until there is no other option."


Do those words do enough for you to cancel your own appointment with the Fat Lady?




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

The Journalist

Writer: Andrew Joyce  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday April 5 2008

Time: 11:23AM

Your Comments

come on Fulham beat the Mackems - confound the critics!
merlin
Fat lady seems to be just warming up
Trig the yid
I think the fat lady is well and truely wailing now
Lucas
shall we book her for a fortnights time then ?
Putney
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Fulham Articles

Richards Joins Fulham (Thursday July 2 2015)

Fulham Youngster Off to Yeovil (Wednesday July 1 2015)

Richards Set for Fulham Medical (Wednesday July 1 2015)

Fulham Lose Out on Striker Target (Wednesday July 1 2015)

More Fixture Changes for Fulham (Tuesday June 30 2015)

Wigley Returns to Craven Cottage (Tuesday June 30 2015)

Fulham to lose out on Richards (Tuesday June 30 2015)

Could O`Hara be Coming to Fulham? (Monday June 29 2015)

Sa! Anyone Remember Him? (Monday June 29 2015)

Archived Fulham Articles

List All Vital Fulham Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
9. Charlton 0 0 0 0 0 0
10. Derby County 0 0 0 0 0 0
11. Forest 0 0 0 0 0 0
12. Fulham 0 0 0 0 0 0
13. Huddersfield 0 0 0 0 0 0
14. Hull City 0 0 0 0 0 0
15. Ipswich 0 0 0 0 0 0

Fulham Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Boro winger completes move
Middlesbrough : 02/07/2015 21:39:00
LUFC Rosler denies Byram approaches
Leeds Utd : 02/07/2015 20:48:01
LUFC Wood excited to have signed for a massive club
Leeds Utd : 02/07/2015 20:09:01
LUFC Darby joins Leeds coaching staff
Leeds Utd : 02/07/2015 20:00:00
What if Lenny Goes to Leicester?
Bolton : 02/07/2015 19:38:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

After Finishing 17th, Should Kit Symons Keep His Job?
Suggested By:  Putney
Yes! 30%
No! 58%
I bet the decision has already been made! 12%