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Fulham - Fortress Craven Cottage?

Fulham - Fortress Craven Cottage?

After the struggles of last season whereby we loitered for far too long in the relegation places, it`s still hard to come to terms with the fact that our current home record is so awesome.

After all, this time last year you`d probably have been laughed at if you were to describe craven cottage as a fortress, but that is what it has become with most who venture into the quaint old place perishing on the pitch.

It`s a point picked up upon by Roy Hodgson who, in the build up the fixture with Hull City had a little dig at our rivals from down the road, remarking,

"What we`ve done is more than I hoped for."

"If someone had told me before the start of the season that we`d have a better home record than Chelsea I`d have been really surprised and asked some questions about them, so we`re really happy with what we`ve done."


Now let`s hope Roy hasn`t put the mockers on things!



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Writer:Andrew Joyce
Date:Wednesday March 4 2009
Time: 4:34PM

Comments

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we'll see if that stands up over the next two matches! bring on hull ****ty and man p.u.
woodysweats
04/03/2009 17:24:00
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we'll see if that stands up over the next two matches! bring on hull ****ty and man p.u.
woodysweats
04/03/2009 17:24:00
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i liked the fact he picked out chelsea for a mocking, rub it in their faces roy!! we have been absolutely superb, and i heard a pundit say the other day it was due to our 'differently' styled ground?? not sure about that, but it does make goin to the match a hell of a lot better knowing that we are likely to pick up 3 points!! :D
KBFulham
04/03/2009 18:43:00
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i liked the fact he picked out chelsea for a mocking, rub it in their faces roy!! we have been absolutely superb, and i heard a pundit say the other day it was due to our 'differently' styled ground?? not sure about that, but it does make goin to the match a hell of a lot better knowing that we are likely to pick up 3 points!! :D
KBFulham
04/03/2009 18:43:00
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I can't make it tonight so I'll be cheering the boys on from afar!
Al Billy
04/03/2009 19:13:00
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I can't make it tonight so I'll be cheering the boys on from afar!
Al Billy
04/03/2009 19:13:00
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which comentator was that???! and what was he on?? Anyway , will be at the game on saturday... bring em' on! they aint so good...
1'F'inFulham
04/03/2009 20:32:00
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which comentator was that???! and what was he on?? Anyway , will be at the game on saturday... bring em' on! they aint so good...
1'F'inFulham
04/03/2009 20:32:00
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Well guys the fortress colapsed last night. Bad result for you - not watched the game yet so don't know if you dererved anything from the game.
Thaibluefan
05/03/2009 02:17:00
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Well guys the fortress colapsed last night. Bad result for you - not watched the game yet so don't know if you dererved anything from the game.
Thaibluefan
05/03/2009 02:17:00
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