Fulham - Fulham - Goals Don`t Tell The True Story!
UK time is: 20:56:13
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Fulham - Goals Don`t Tell The True Story!

Taking a brief look at the table it would be, perhaps, fair comment to suggest we`re not exactly a free scoring side.

With 33 Premier League fixtures played we`ve scored 33 goals, even a dumb arse like me can work out that equates to an average of a goal a game.

But, it doesn`t really tell the true story does it?

Mark Schwarzer doesn`t seem to think so when on the eve of the visit from Stoke City he commented to the media,

"The biggest criticism we`ve received this year is that we haven`t scored enough goals."

"But to be fair, the guys up front have worked hard. Bobby and Andy have contributed immensely to us being so strong defensively. That does, at times, take away opportunities to push forward and score goals."


Two fair points Mark and although our goal return is poor I`ll doubt you`ll find a true Fulham fan that`ll bemoan the way our season has gone so far!




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



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.

The Journalist

Writer: Andrew Joyce  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday April 24 2009

Time: 6:04PM

Your Comments

Who cares about goals when we have such a tight defence!? :D COYW!!
KBFulham
Who cares about goals when we have such a tight defence!? :D COYW!!
KBFulham
Well, you need balance and I'm afraid we're depending too heavily on organization and defense. I think we need a little improvement in attack, but its certainly not a crisis.
Samboney
Well, you need balance and I'm afraid we're depending too heavily on organization and defense. I think we need a little improvement in attack, but its certainly not a crisis.
Samboney
like somebody once said, 38 1-0 wins would be an absolute dream!
Al Billy
like somebody once said, 38 1-0 wins would be an absolute dream!
Al Billy
If you had asked me before the start of the season, I would've been happy with 38 0-0 draws!
Samboney
If you had asked me before the start of the season, I would've been happy with 38 0-0 draws!
Samboney
i think the one thing that a fulham fan could bemoan is the missed opportunities... granted, our team defense reduces the number of chances our forwards have to get goals, but what rubs me the wrong way is not being clinical in front of the goal... i'd be interested to see what our goals to shots on goal ratio is.
woodysweats
i think the one thing that a fulham fan could bemoan is the missed opportunities... granted, our team defense reduces the number of chances our forwards have to get goals, but what rubs me the wrong way is not being clinical in front of the goal... i'd be interested to see what our goals to shots on goal ratio is.
woodysweats
We need a goalscorer next year just incase the defence does become leaky. Still, it hasn't really been cause for major concern, just a nagging doubt.
AlexFFC
We need a goalscorer next year just incase the defence does become leaky. Still, it hasn't really been cause for major concern, just a nagging doubt.
AlexFFC
If we get the balance right, we will be pressing high up the league next term. If it stays as it is though, we will only drop down. We were lucky this year with the tightness of the league...
KBFulham
If we get the balance right, we will be pressing high up the league next term. If it stays as it is though, we will only drop down. We were lucky this year with the tightness of the league...
KBFulham
another game another single goal :-)
Al Billy
another game another single goal :-)
Al Billy
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Fulham Articles

Fulham Close to Deal for Stearman! (Sunday August 30 2015)

Sour Grapes from Evans! (Sunday August 30 2015)

Symons Views on Win at Rotherham (Sunday August 30 2015)

Fulham Increase Mancienne Pursuit (Sunday August 30 2015)

Rotherham 1 Fulham 3 (Saturday August 29 2015)

Stats: Rotherham v Fulham (Saturday August 29 2015)

Rotherham v Fulham - Team-Sheets (Saturday August 29 2015)

Archived Fulham Articles

List All Vital Fulham Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
11. MK Dons 5 2 1 2 1 7
12. Wolves 5 2 1 2 -1 7
13. Reading 5 1 3 1 1 6
14. Fulham 5 1 2 2 0 5
15. Sheff Wed 5 1 2 2 -1 5
16. Forest 5 1 2 2 -1 5
17. Preston 5 1 2 2 -2 5

Fulham Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

LUFC Leeds Fan View v Derby County
Leeds Utd : 30/08/2015 20:29:00
Opinion: Player of the Month
Birmingham : 30/08/2015 20:11:00
Freedman - We're Braced For Bids
Forest : 30/08/2015 18:11:00
Freedman amp; Vaughan On Cardiff Loss
Forest : 30/08/2015 18:00:00
Victory Pleased Bruce
Hull City : 30/08/2015 17:45:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

MOTM v Rotherham?
Suggested By:  putney
Lonergan 34%
Richards 0%
Ream 0%
Burn 0%
Husband 50%
O'Hara 16%
Cairney 0%
Pringle 0%
Tunnicliffe 0%
McCormack 0%
Dembele 0%
Woodrow 0%
Kacaniklic 0%
Christensen 0%