Vital Football

Latest Fulham FC News

Fulham - Hodgson`s Unique Talent!

Fulham - Hodgson`s Unique Talent!

No matter what question you ask Roy Hodgson you`ll inevitably get a straight answer, that is the mark of the man.

Today, the Daily Mirror carries a wonderful quote from Roy, obviously in answer to a leading question from a journalist that shows that Roy is perfectly aware of the financial controls he has to operate in at Craven Cottage.

The journalist was obviously enquiring as to whether qualification for the Europa League would result in a massive cash splurge from Mr Al Fayed to which Roy rather quaintly replied,

"This is not the right time to go and ask the owner to put a lot more money into the club - he`s done that already."

"If we were to get into Europe there`d be no question of me suggesting we need seven or eight top class players and £40 million of investment because I know that`s an unrealistic thing to demand."


Roy Hodgson, one of the last of a dying breed, the true gentleman in English football.



For the very latest Premier League odds

For massive weekly jackpots - Play the Football Pools Online




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

Writer:Andrew Joyce
Date:Monday April 20 2009
Time: 5:00PM

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Tyson Fury Will Be Back!

Comments

0
Absolute legend!!
KBFulham
20/04/2009 17:08:00
0
Although 40 million would be nice! :D
KBFulham
20/04/2009 17:08:00
0
Absolute legend!!
KBFulham
20/04/2009 17:08:00
0
Although 40 million would be nice! :D
KBFulham
20/04/2009 17:08:00
0
Rarely do you find someone as technically gifted with the old school, no nonsense mentality of Roy Hodgson. Should our fortunes ever turn and we be sent to the depths of the Championship, I still want Roy to be our manager.
Samboney
20/04/2009 17:11:00
0
Rarely do you find someone as technically gifted with the old school, no nonsense mentality of Roy Hodgson. Should our fortunes ever turn and we be sent to the depths of the Championship, I still want Roy to be our manager.
Samboney
20/04/2009 17:11:00
0
Same Sam. He is a top gaffer. I hope he never leaves!
KBFulham
20/04/2009 17:27:00
0
Same Sam. He is a top gaffer. I hope he never leaves!
KBFulham
20/04/2009 17:27:00
0
same here. we need to hold onto him...
woodysweats
20/04/2009 18:29:00
0
same here. we need to hold onto him...
woodysweats
20/04/2009 18:29:00
Page 1/3
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3

Login to post a comment

Recent Fulham Articles

EFL - The Stats Ten Games In (30/9/16)

The Football League, or as it wants to be known now, the EFL, have compiled the statistics with the vast majority of clubs now ten games into the new 2016/17 season.

Martin Gets Scotland Call-Up

As the second international break beckons!

Dembele Continues to Flourish with Celtic

Up in Glasgow our former young striker Moussa Dembele continues to flourish.

Which Manager Has Spent The Most?

The modern game tells us that the club who spends the most money wins. So does the manager who spends the most money win the most also?

Archived Vital Fulham Articles

Vital Fulham articles from

Site Journalists

Andrew Joyce
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Fulham v QPR?
Suggested By: putney
Home Win!100%
Away Win!0%
Draw!0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Huddersfield 10 7 1 2 22 5
2 Norwich 10 6 2 2 20 5
3 Newcastle 10 6 1 3 19 11
4 Brighton 10 5 3 2 18 6
5 Brentford 10 5 2 3 17 9
6 Bristol City 10 5 2 3 17 6
7 Birmingham 10 4 5 1 17 4
8 Sheff Wed 10 5 2 3 17 0
9 Reading 10 5 2 3 17 -3
10 Barnsley 10 5 1 4 16 6
11 Wolves 10 4 3 3 15 2
12 Fulham 10 3 5 2 14 -2
13 Ipswich 10 3 4 3 13 0
14 Leeds Utd 10 4 1 5 13 -2
15 Forest 10 3 3 4 12 -2
16 Q.P.R. 10 3 3 4 12 -4
17 Aston Villa 10 1 7 2 10 0
18 Burton 10 2 4 4 10 -2
19 Preston 10 3 1 6 10 -4
20 Derby County 10 2 3 5 9 -4
21 Wigan 10 2 2 6 8 -2
22 Blackburn 10 2 2 6 8 -7
23 Cardiff 10 2 2 6 8 -9
24 Rotherham 10 1 3 6 6 -13
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Fulham Results (view all)

Fulham Fixtures (view all)

Oct 1 2016 12:45PM : Queens Park Rangers (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 15 2016 3:00PM : Barnsley (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 18 2016 7:45PM : Norwich City (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 22 2016 3:00PM : Aston Villa (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 29 2016 3:00PM : Huddersfield Town (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Nov 4 2016 7:45PM : Brentford (a)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.BLACK PRINCE HARRY1