UK time is: 06:35:14
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Fulham - Are We Really Interested in Ashton?

Nestling inside the inner sports pages of the Evening Standard last night (Monday) was the implication that Fulham were interested in the West Ham striker, Dean Ashton.

Now before you all join me in gasping and shouting - Please No! - perhaps we should point out that the story appears to be a loose fabrication of the real facts.

Also, thrown into the melting pot as our potential rivals for his signature are Hull City and Stoke!

Now Hull have been linked to a plethora of strikers without actually signing anyone so inevitably we suspected they`d feature and Stoke are always on the look out for a bargain.

But do you really believe that Roy Hodgson would risk 5 million on a striker who spends more time on the treatment table than on the pitch?

Gianfranco Zola, and his West Ham cohorts, would be laughing all the way to the bank wouldn`t they?




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



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

The Journalist

Writer: Andrew Joyce  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday July 28 2009

Time: 4:27PM

Your Comments

yeah i've heard of lot about his potential, and i've seen him score a couple of goals, but i certainly want someone on the pitch, not on the treatment table... there must be a good option for strikers out there, no?
woodysweats
never been the same since he broke his ankle in my opinion!
Al Billy
I'd much rather keep Bobby and im still not sold on him which says it all about this 'deal'.
AlexFFC
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Fulham Articles

Fulham v Charlton - Team-Sheets (Friday October 24 2014)

Ball Supports Symons (Friday October 24 2014)

Fulham v Charlton - It`s On The TV! (Friday October 24 2014)

Parker Faces First Love (Friday October 24 2014)

And Still We Wait! (Wednesday October 22 2014)

Stats: Rotherham v Fulham (Wednesday October 22 2014)

Rotherham 3 Fulham 3 (Wednesday October 22 2014)

Rotherham v Fulham - Team Sheets (Tuesday October 21 2014)

Rotherham v Fulham Preview (Tuesday October 21 2014)

And Still the Wait Goes On (Sunday October 19 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. dobox 9
2. Oldwolf 8
3. truezebra 1
4. acrossthepond 1

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Fulham 1 - 0 Norwich
Fulham 0 - 1 Millwall
Fulham 1 - 1 Cardiff
Fulham 3 - 0 Charlton
Fulham 4 - 0 Bolton
Fulham 0 - 1 Blackburn

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
16. Huddersfield 13 4 4 5 -6 16
17. Reading 13 4 3 6 -8 15
18. Millwall 13 3 5 5 -3 14
19. Fulham 14 4 2 8 -6 14
20. Wigan 13 2 6 5 -2 12
21. Brighton 13 2 6 5 -3 12
22. Birmingham 13 2 5 6 -8 11

Breaking League News

Grant Holt To Stay At Hudderfield For Rest Of Year
Wigan : 25/10/2014 00:15:00
Early Team News - Derby v Latics
Wigan : 25/10/2014 00:03:00
What The Bosses Say - Derby v Latics
Wigan : 24/10/2014 23:39:00
Millers v Seagulls Preview
Rotherham : 24/10/2014 20:05:00
LUFC Leeds v Wolves - Over The Years
Leeds Utd : 24/10/2014 20:00:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Fulham v Charlton?
Suggested By:  putney
Home Win! 0%
Away Win! 100%
Score Draw! 0%
0-0! 0%