Vital Football

Latest Fulham FC News

Fulham - It`s a Goal Drought!

Fulham - It`s a Goal Drought!

After failing to hit the net yesterday our season appears to be floundering on the fact that we just cannot score goals from open play.

The statistics show that it is now five games since we scored from open play, a very worrying statistic, even more so when you consider that Roy Hodgson has spent a fortune on strikers with his current front two costing circa £15 million.

But should we be laying the blame at their feet or should we be looking elsewhere?

Striker`s reputations are made on converting chances so are we creating enough chances, or is our midfield being stifled by those we`ve played against?

They`re a couple of interesting questions that perhaps you could make a few comments on.



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Andrew Joyce
Date:Sunday October 19 2008
Time: 12:22PM

Comments

0
AJ has to get a goal then it will all kick off
sdavies25
19/10/2008 13:15:00
0
Both strikers are barren at the moment, but when it starts clicking we will be on the rise.
Edens
19/10/2008 15:56:00
0
lets hope it's sooner rather than later then!
Al Billy
19/10/2008 18:59:00
0
next week will be a tough one can't see us getting a glut of goals down there!
Putney
19/10/2008 19:03:00
0
W*F u lads just cant score goals cant u? each of u better stay working extremely hard on how to strike a goal - especially in close range - after your all routine training sessions this week before the next game or u lads will just keep missing chances and lose points
genuch
20/10/2008 05:12:00
0
the chances on saturday all fell to gera who yet again has messed up z man and aj seem to be chasing the ball instead of being fed the ball strikers cant score if their in wide positions or running back to defend
dan the man
20/10/2008 07:22:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Fulham Articles

Cardiff City 2 Fulham 2 - Managerial Views

Down at the Cardiff City Stadium, the spoils were shared in what was a highly entertaining 2-2 draw.

Piazon Suffers Broken Jaw Against Cardiff

A major blow for Fulham.

Cardiff City 2 Fulham 2

The spoils were shared in what was a thrilling Championship fixture between Cardiff City and Fulham.

Stats: Cardiff City v Fulham

All the stats from Cardiff City (2) vs (2) Fulham, Cardiff City Stadium, 25/02/17 15:00 Att: 15,656

Archived Vital Fulham Articles

Vital Fulham articles from

Site Journalists

Andrew Joyce
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

MOTM v Cardiff City (a)?
Suggested By: putney
Button50%
Richards0%
Kalas0%
Ream0%
Malone0%
Johansen50%
McDonald0%
Cairney0%
Ayite0%
Piazon0%
Aluko0%
Kebano0%
Cyriac0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Brighton 33 21 8 4 71 31
2 Newcastle 33 22 4 7 70 37
3 Huddersfield 33 20 5 8 65 8
4 Leeds Utd 34 19 4 11 61 12
5 Reading 34 18 6 10 60 2
6 Sheff Wed 34 17 7 10 58 9
7 Fulham 33 14 11 8 53 17
8 Norwich 34 15 7 12 52 11
9 Preston 34 14 10 10 52 5
10 Barnsley 34 14 8 12 50 4
11 Derby County 33 13 9 11 48 6
12 Cardiff 34 13 7 14 46 -2
13 Brentford 33 12 7 14 43 2
14 Birmingham 34 11 10 13 43 -13
15 Ipswich 34 10 12 12 42 -7
16 Q.P.R. 34 11 7 16 40 -11
17 Aston Villa 33 9 12 12 39 -7
18 Forest 34 10 7 17 37 -12
19 Burton 34 9 9 16 36 -13
20 Wolves 32 9 8 15 35 -5
21 Bristol City 33 9 6 18 33 -6
22 Wigan 34 7 10 17 31 -10
23 Blackburn 32 7 9 16 30 -13
24 Rotherham 34 4 5 25 17 -45
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Fulham Results (view all)

Fulham Fixtures (view all)

Mar 4 2017 3:00PM : Preston North End (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 7 2017 7:45PM : Leeds United (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 11 2017 3:00PM : Newcastle United (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 14 2017 7:45PM : Blackburn Rovers (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 18 2017 3:00PM : Wolverhampton Wanderers (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Apr 1 2017 3:00PM : Rotherham United (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Write for Vital Football