Vital Football

Latest Fulham FC News

Fulham - Duff Accolades?

Fulham - Duff Accolades?

For those of us who doubted whether Damien Duff would be a good signing (and I was one of them) it`s time to eat a slice of humble pie.

Damien has been a breath of fresh air since his arrival and if it were not for his sparkling skills we`d not have come back from a goal behind to level the game against Bolton.

After the game Roy Hodgson paid tribute to the player who suffered probably the ultimate disappointment in Paris not long ago when he was cheated out of one final World Cup tournament.

Here`s what Gentleman Roy had to say,

"All I can say is he`s a better player than the one I worked with at Blackburn 12 years ago."

"He was an outstanding talent the. But he`s even better now."


Before enlightening us further with how, behind the scenes Damien plays a big role in pepping the side up pre-match, commenting,

"Damien is an influence because he`s a popular figure."

Before proving that Damien`s musical taste is not one that Roy appreciates, when he remarks,

"Sadly when he gets his Irish music on in the dressing room it clears it pretty damn quick."

Would I be too far off the mark if I were to suggest that Damien could well be on the way to being a leading contender for our player f the season already?


Bookmark and Share




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

Writer:Andrew Joyce
Date:Monday November 30 2009
Time: 7:29PM

Comments

0
I always knew he would be a great signing for Fulham....
quietman
30/11/2009 19:34:00
0
thats the truth quietman ME THINKS
truth sayer ffc
01/12/2009 12:13:00
0
I never liked the signing, but I shutter to think where we'd be without him this season. He's been crucial.
Teddy_KGB
01/12/2009 19:07:00
0
good to see you admit you're wrong mate :-)
Al Billy
01/12/2009 19:19:00
0
but keeping fit will always be his problem, he's susceptible to injury!
Fulham Badger
01/12/2009 20:10:00
0
VERY TRUE BADGER VERY TRUE
truth sayer ffc
03/12/2009 00:27:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Fulham Articles

Bristol City 0 Fulham 2 - Views from the Bench

After the dust had settled on Fulham`s third consecutive Championship win, both managers spoke to the media.

Bristol City 0 Fulham 2

After the disappointing defeat at the hands of Spurs, in the FA Cup on Sunday, Fulham got back to winning ways in the Championship last night.

Stats: Bristol City v Fulham

All the stats from Bristol City (0) vs (2) Fulham, Ashton Gate, 22/02/17 20:00 Att: 12,272

TV Figures So Far In 2016/17

With reports back in October suggesting that Premier League viewing figures were down...

Archived Vital Fulham Articles

Vital Fulham articles from

Site Journalists

Andrew Joyce
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

MOTM v Bristol City (a)?
Suggested By: putney
Button0%
Odoi0%
Kalas0%
Ream0%
Sessegnon0%
McDonald0%
Johansen0%
Cairney0%
Aluko0%
Ayite0%
Piazon0%
Martin0%
Fredericks0%
Aluko0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Newcastle 32 22 3 7 69 37
2 Brighton 32 20 8 4 68 28
3 Huddersfield 32 20 4 8 64 8
4 Reading 33 18 6 9 60 5
5 Leeds Utd 33 18 4 11 58 11
6 Sheff Wed 33 17 7 9 58 10
7 Fulham 32 14 10 8 52 17
8 Norwich 33 15 6 12 51 11
9 Barnsley 33 14 7 12 49 4
10 Preston 33 13 10 10 49 4
11 Derby County 32 13 9 10 48 7
12 Cardiff 33 13 6 14 45 -2
13 Ipswich 33 10 11 12 41 -7
14 Brentford 32 11 7 14 40 0
15 Q.P.R. 33 11 7 15 40 -10
16 Birmingham 33 10 10 13 40 -14
17 Aston Villa 32 8 12 12 36 -8
18 Forest 33 10 6 17 36 -12
19 Wolves 31 9 8 14 35 -4
20 Burton 33 9 8 16 35 -13
21 Bristol City 32 9 5 18 32 -6
22 Wigan 33 7 9 17 30 -10
23 Blackburn 31 7 8 16 29 -13
24 Rotherham 33 4 5 24 17 -43
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Fulham Results (view all)

Fulham Fixtures (view all)

Feb 25 2017 3:00PM : Cardiff City (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 4 2017 3:00PM : Preston North End (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 7 2017 7:45PM : Leeds United (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 11 2017 3:00PM : Newcastle United (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 14 2017 7:45PM : Blackburn Rovers (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 18 2017 3:00PM : Wolverhampton Wanderers (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Write for Vital Football