UK time is: 10:48:44
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Fulham - Murphy Wants To Manage!

The tabloids today carry an article that made me smile.

I guess if there was one player, out of the current starting eleven, that has the credentials to try and carve out a successful career as a manager, it`d be Danny Murphy.

Murphy has always tried to play the game as it should be, passing the ball around and making the game look simple.

Therefore, it`s pleasing to read that Danny has every intention of going into management when he hangs up his boots, remarking,

"When I see younger managers like Shearer and Gareth Southgate, it inspires me to try and be like them."

"It`s a positive thing to see players going into management. It shows that it is possible to make that leap."


Could there be a starting base better than as Roy Hodgson`s assistant?

Or even learning your trade alongside one of the best in the business?




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:Saturday May 16 2009

Time: 5:46PM

Your Comments

I reckon he'd be a success, he's got most of the attributes but it'd depend on man-management and how he spends cash!
Al Billy
he needs to establish himself as a #2 first I'd suggest!
Putney
I reckon he would be as good as anybody. No matter where he starts, he needs to get the proper training and badges. I don't like these former players (particularly the superstars like Shearer) being allowed to circumvent the FAs requirements.
Samboney
I too believe he should take his time with it rather than throw himself in at the deep end but best of luck to him if/when he does decide to manage
FFC Daz
certainly he'd be welcome by the fans to take a place under roy...
woodysweats
beware Danny - don't get sucked into League Two - it's a graveyard!
Al Billy
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Fulham Articles

And Still the Wait Goes On (Sunday October 19 2014)

Kavanagh and That First Senior Goal (Sunday October 19 2014)

Symons Praises Fulham Defence (Sunday October 19 2014)

You Can`t Blame Him for Trying! (Saturday October 18 2014)

Fulham Youngster Goes Off on Loan! (Saturday October 18 2014)

Fulham 1 Norwich City 0 (Saturday October 18 2014)

Stats: Fulham v Norwich (Saturday October 18 2014)

Fulham v Norwich - Team Sheets (Saturday October 18 2014)

Fulham`s Taggert Is Almost There! (Saturday October 18 2014)

McCormack Has No Regrets! (Saturday October 18 2014)

Archived Fulham Articles

List All Vital Fulham Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Oldwolf 7
2. dobox 7
3. truezebra 1
4. acrossthepond 1

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Fulham 0 - 1 Wolves
Fulham 1 - 0 Norwich
Fulham 0 - 1 Millwall
Fulham 1 - 1 Cardiff
Fulham 4 - 0 Bolton
Fulham 0 - 1 Blackburn

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Millwall 12 3 4 5 -3 13
19. Wigan 12 2 5 5 -2 11
20. Brighton 12 2 5 5 -3 11
21. Birmingham 12 2 5 5 -7 11
22. Fulham 12 3 1 8 -9 10
23. Bolton 12 2 2 8 -12 8
24. Blackpool 12 1 3 8 -10 6

Breaking League News

11 goals conceded in 4 games
Wolves : 20/10/2014 10:00:00
Player Ratings - Derby (H)
Reading : 20/10/2014 10:00:00
Adams Out? You Must be Joking!?
Norwich : 20/10/2014 09:54:00
Meet The Ref - Latics v Millwall - Eddie Ilderton
Wigan : 20/10/2014 09:25:00
A More Than Deserved Point
Blackburn : 20/10/2014 09:12:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

MOTM v Norwich (h)?
Suggested By:  putney
Bettinelli 1%
Hoogland 0%
Bodurov 55%
Burn 0%
Kavanagh 22%
Parker 11%
Christensen 0%
Staylidis 0%
Ruiz 0%
Rodallega 0%
McCormack 0%
Zverotic 11%
Dembele 0%