UK time is: 16:28:56
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Fulham - Hodgson Let`s Rip!

After so many great performances there was always going to be a game where the performance didn`t quite reach the expectation levels.

Yesterday, against Wigan Athletic, Fulham struggled to get going and when they left the pitch, 1-0 down, at half time, there were some unsavoury noises coming from the main stand prompting (Sir) Roy Hodgson to have a go, at those fans who were starting to get on his sides back, in his post match press conference.

(Sir) Roy, talking about the barracking, had this to say,

"You hope people will show understanding for the level of difficulty being faced. It`s a vital game for Wigan, they`re faced with a relegation battle, but we`ve dug deep and got another famous victory."

"I mean the more executive types. I`m reminding fans that we will try to give them everything but there`s going to come a time in our last six games when we`re going to disappoint them, because it`s been 53 games and it`ll be 60 before the end of the season."

"I`m afraid that sooner or later there`s going to be a performance like the first half against Wigan which goes on through the ninety minutes."

"It would be nice if people showed some sympathy. I feel my players don`t deserve people shouting `Wake up`"


You`re perfectly right Roy, that is unless anybody wants to offer a different view!


Bookmark and Share



Vital Fulham On Twitter >> Click Here




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:Monday April 5 2010

Time: 1:00PM

Your Comments

I hope that Roy and the team realise that the fans were booing the referee as the teams went in for half-time and full-time- NOT the team
DeuceBigelow
Exactly! Boos were not directed to the players.. surely the players and Roy could hear the 'You don't know what you're doing', 'The referees a ******', and various other comments clearly directed to the ref?
donfulham
i hope so as well... that would be ever so unfortunate...
woodysweats
EVEN SO LADS TRUTH BE SAID THE FANS DO PAY THERE WAGES EVEN THROUGH SKY TV HAVING SAID THAT I HAVE NEVER BEEN SO PROUD OF THE BOYS THEY DONE GREAT ME THINKS
truth sayer ffc
EVEN SO LADS TRUTH BE SAID THE FANS DO PAY THERE WAGES EVEN THROUGH SKY TV HAVING SAID THAT I HAVE NEVER BEEN SO PROUD OF THE BOYS THEY DONE GREAT ME THINKS
truth sayer ffc
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Fulham Articles

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)

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)

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 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 13 3 5 5 -3 14
19. Wigan 13 2 6 5 -2 12
20. Brighton 13 2 6 5 -3 12
21. Birmingham 13 2 5 6 -8 11
22. Fulham 13 3 2 8 -9 11
23. Bolton 13 2 2 9 -13 8
24. Blackpool 13 1 3 9 -11 6

Breaking League News

There Is No Place Like Home
Ipswich : 24/10/2014 16:09:00
Blackpool (H) Match Preview
Reading : 24/10/2014 15:00:00
Vital Preview: Millwall v Cardiff
Cardiff : 24/10/2014 14:45:00
Bolton Fancy Bannan?
Bolton : 24/10/2014 13:25:00
Stokes For A Million? I Don't Think So!
Bolton : 24/10/2014 13:24:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

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