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Fulham - Those That Got Away - Marlon King!

Fulham - Those That Got Away - Marlon King!

Does anyone remember the outcry that erupted when the rumours implied that, some time ago we were after the Watford striker Marlon King?

I doubt whether I`ve ever seen a potential signing lambasted in the way King was.

Fortunately, King never arrived at Craven Cottage, instead he opted for Wigan Athletic amidst several column inches of guff.

Well, life wasn`t what it was expected to be up at Wigan and King struggled to get into the first team on a regular basis.

It now looks like that King, if he can agree salary terms, will be moving on to newly promoted Hull City.

Definitely one that got away that we`re not too bothered about!

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Writer:Andrew Joyce
Date:Friday July 18 2008
Time: 11:34AM

Comments

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Only scored one goal this season, which was a penalty. One of the reasons for McKinlly leaving
oranje_emu
18/07/2008 12:26:00
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Kings not been too bad, looks to be low on confidence but does work hard, maybe a trip up the M62 to Hull will do him good
worbo
18/07/2008 12:33:00
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He faild his medical! he must have something severely wrong with him then
Backslash2010
18/07/2008 13:57:00
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didn't he pick up a nasty knee injury whilst at Watford?
Al Billy
18/07/2008 19:24:00
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a promising career ruined by losing that extra yard!
Putney
18/07/2008 19:30:00
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