Fulham - Fulham - Ireland?
UK time is: 23:10:55
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Fulham - Ireland?

An interesting piece of gossip in one of the red-top tabloids infers that a certain Stephen Ireland is wanted by Stoke City.

Indeed, it looks as if Tony Pulis is intent on trying to loan Ireland come January with the midfielder out of favour at Aston Villa, following his move from Manchester City, with his current manager, Gerrard Houllier, inferring that he needs to put more effort in during training.

Now you may be thinking what has this to do with Fulham and wouldn`t blame you.

But, and this is the crux of the matter, cast your mind back not too long ago when Stephen Ireland was the toast of the City support and ask yourselves who was pulling the managerial strings at City during that period.

That`s right! Mark Hughes! Time for a reunion methinks!


Join The Vital Debate

Vital Fulham on: facebook

Vital Fulham on: twitter








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:Tuesday November 16 2010

Time: 5:00PM

Your Comments

Attacking midfielder fantasies I see :)
artilleria pesada
He'd not be my first choice for the reason alluded to in the article - he doesn't work very hard! Can't speak about training, but I've seen him in matches. He's perfectly willing to expend energy in attack, but can't be bothered to make any effort in defense. That being said, perhaps Sparky could get something from him.
Teddy_KGB
He's lost it this kid. After one fantastic season at City, he simply didn't have what it takes to go further. One look at Robinho and he imploded. We hear he's not workinh hard enough at Villa. Can you imagine that behaviour at Stoke? Their players punch above their weight. Ireland hasn't got that. I wouldn't bet on Hughes having the magic wand this time either.
pedmachine
he did good at city under hughes you never know would not mind him
truth sayer ffc
here's what i think... salcido and dembele are impressive, so i'm going to trust sparky in the transfer window...
woodysweats
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Fulham Articles

A Choice of Two for You! (Friday July 31 2015)

Fulham Youngster Goes Off On Loan (Friday July 31 2015)

Fofana Returns to France on Loan (Thursday July 30 2015)

Rodallega Takes the Turkish Option (Thursday July 30 2015)

Berbatov`s Returning to England? (Wednesday July 29 2015)

Can You Keep a Secret? (Tuesday July 28 2015)

Barnsley Sign Fulham Youngster (Sunday July 26 2015)

Fulham Slip to Defeat in Austria (Sunday July 26 2015)

Fulham Sign Everton Defender on Loan (Saturday July 25 2015)

Chelsea Want Our Keeper! (Saturday July 25 2015)

Archived Fulham Articles

List All Vital Fulham Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
9. Charlton 0 0 0 0 0 0
10. Derby County 0 0 0 0 0 0
11. Forest 0 0 0 0 0 0
12. Fulham 0 0 0 0 0 0
13. Huddersfield 0 0 0 0 0 0
14. Hull City 0 0 0 0 0 0
15. Ipswich 0 0 0 0 0 0

Fulham Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Karanka pleased with attitude
Middlesbrough : 01/08/2015 22:12:00
Boro finish with victory
Middlesbrough : 01/08/2015 22:01:00
Vital Derby Needs You
Derby County : 01/08/2015 21:00:00
Fantasy Football Reminder
Birmingham : 01/08/2015 19:29:01
Sask's Thoughts On Gray
Birmingham : 01/08/2015 19:19:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Are You Happy With Our Pre-Season Signings?
Suggested By:  putney
Yes! 69%
No! 21%
Not Sure! 10%