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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
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