UK time is: 17:06:23
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

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!


Bookmark and Share




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



*Try Vital Mobile FOR FREE for the latest news, scores, fixtures and so much more*

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

The Journalist

Writer: Andrew Joyce  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday September 18 2009

Time: 3:56PM

Your Comments

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
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Fulham Articles

Fulham Draw Doncaster in 3rd Round (Thursday August 28 2014)

Stats: Brentford v Fulham (Wednesday August 27 2014)

Magath on Victory at Brentford (Wednesday August 27 2014)

Why the Ruiz Deal Was Called Off! (Wednesday August 27 2014)

Brentford 0 Fulham 1 (Wednesday August 27 2014)

New Arrival, New Arrival Alert (Tuesday August 26 2014)

Brentford v Fulham - Team Sheets (Tuesday August 26 2014)

Destination San Siro? (Tuesday August 26 2014)

Owner Says Magath is the Ideal Man! (Tuesday August 26 2014)

Time to Turn to Ruiz (Tuesday August 26 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)

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Ipswich 2 - 1 Fulham
Derby County 5 - 1 Fulham
Fulham 0 - 1 Wolves
Fulham 0 - 1 Millwall

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Wigan 4 1 1 2 -1 4
19. Reading 4 1 1 2 -4 4
20. Huddersfield 4 1 1 2 -5 4
21. Leeds Utd 4 1 0 3 -6 3
22. Bolton 4 0 1 3 -5 1
23. Blackpool 4 0 0 4 -5 0
24. Fulham 4 0 0 4 -7 0

Breaking League News

Robinson Extends Portsmouth Stay
Millwall : 29/08/2014 16:43:00
Ten Point Target For Ollie
Millwall : 29/08/2014 16:41:00
Fenelon Leaves On Loan
Brighton : 29/08/2014 16:34:00
Jake Reeves Leaves By Mutual Consent
Brentford : 29/08/2014 16:28:00
RUFC - Gaffer Thought Millers Unlucky On Tuesday
Rotherham : 29/08/2014 16:14:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Fulham v Cardiff?
Suggested By:  putney
Home Win! 100%
Away Win! 0%
Draw! 0%