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Fulham - Stoke Defeat Inquest!

Fulham - Stoke Defeat Inquest!

Hands up if you thought Stoke`s mauling at the hands of our rivals down the road would have an adverse effect on our result?

After losing 7-0 to that lot down the road you just knew that it would be a far more resilient Stoke outfit that pitched up at Craven Cottage.

Tony Pulis is a hard task master and assisted by Gerry Francis and Peter Reid, he wound his boys up suitably enough to frustrate us on the night, prompting (Sir) Roy to comment after the game,

"We know what Stoke do and we stood up to it well. For large parts of the game, we passed it around them."

But with the grandeur of a European Final next week, it was always going to be a performance whereby those expecting to start next Wednesday might have their minds on other things, prompting Roy to quip,

"You can`t take next week`s match out of their minds. We haven`t changed anything in our preparation but that doesn`t mean the players won`t have that game in their minds - thinking about strong challenges and injuries."

Sadly, any thoughts of finishing in the top ten might just have gone out of the window with that single goal scored by Matthew Etherington!

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Writer:Andrew Joyce
Date:Thursday May 6 2010
Time: 4:41PM

Comments

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most teams pass around Stoke, it's just that Delap geezer who worries the oppo!
Al Billy
06/05/2010 19:15:00
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unfortunately, we might finish outside the top ten... what finish a win would be against arsenal...
woodysweats
07/05/2010 02:59:00
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YES WOODY YES
truth sayer ffc
08/05/2010 20:33:00
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