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Johnson Finally Signs for Fulham!

Johnson Finally Signs for Fulham!

After what seems an eternity, Everton`s forward, Andrew Johnson finally put pen to paper and signed a Fulham contract, for a four year deal, late last night.

After the deal was shrouded in doubt, courtesy of a previous injury showing up during the medical, Fulham have negotiated a new deal whereby a reported £10.5 million has been paid up fornt with the remainder to come dependent upon appearances.

Roy Hodgson is naturally pelased to finally get his man and had this to say to the media.

"I have made no secret of my wish to add Andy Johnson to my squad at Fulham.'

"I believe that he has all the qualities needed to assist us in next season`s campaign and I am more than delighted that we have secured his services for the long term."

'There has been a lot of speculation regarding this transfer during the last week, very little of which has had any foundation.'

'I am just happy to be able to focus on the positive news that Andy Johnson is now a Fulham player, one who we have great hopes for, and I am grateful to the chairman, the board of directors and the chief executive for working tirelessly to make this possible.'


Now let`s get on with the action!



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Writer:Andrew Joyce
Date:Thursday August 7 2008
Time: 10:34AM

Comments

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Brilliant news for us. I'm really looking forward to the start of the season now. We just need to pick up a centre back now and we're all set
Jossmyth
07/08/2008 11:03:00
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Good luck AJ, apart from when you are playing Everton of course! ;)
toffeetower
07/08/2008 11:30:00
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Braaap Braaap, we got Johnson
Backslash2010
07/08/2008 11:59:00
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how many goals will he get - anyone want to guess?
Al Billy
07/08/2008 13:49:00
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16 in all competitions ;)
Jossmyth
07/08/2008 17:23:00
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im gunna say 17 and agin in all competition i m ean with zamora johnson nevland and the rest we have a nice set of forwards to try and push us up the table makes a change from our pants squad from years back
boca3
07/08/2008 17:41:00
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I'll go for 14 - not sure he's the buy I was hoping for though!
Putney
07/08/2008 20:10:00
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putney how cna you say that ou roy has faith in him zamora johnson and bullard stays goals down at craven cottage me thinks ha ha .
boca3
07/08/2008 22:54:00
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Anything over 12 goals I'd be happy with because its been a while since any of our strikers have achieved it. Happy about this signing, but I wonder if Zamora actually might wind up being top scorer next year!
donfulham
07/08/2008 22:55:00
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Got to look for double figures at least, for that outlay..
quietman
08/08/2008 23:23:00
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