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Fulham - Mixed Blessings?

Returning to the far from normal line-up selected by Roy Hodgson, I`d like to, despite my constant harping on about not agreeing totally with the policy, point out one thing.

Whilst it did look considerably weaker, on paper, than our standard line-up, it should be pointed out that apart from David Stockdale, every other one of those who started has some kind of international recognition at one level or other!

And, there`s no disputing that those who did play will have learned a lot more form the experience than playing in front of a few hardy souls at Hotspur Park, or as Roy succinctly put it,

"Players like David Stockdale and Chris Smalling will have learned more tonight than from a dozen reserve games."

Kudos to Roy even though we`re still adamant it wasn`t the way we`d choose to go forward!


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Writer: Andrew Joyce  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday September 18 2009

Time: 3:56PM

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THIS IS VERY TRUE I WOULD SAY IT WORKED OUT OK IN THE END BUT I STILL SAY THE SUBS WERE NOT GOOD ENOUGH BUT IF WE WIN AT WOLVES ALL WELL AND GOOD
truth sayer ffc
true. our bench was absent. but it worked out in the end... it was a gamble, but it seemed to work.
woodysweats
 

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