UK time is: 21:13:18
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Fulham - Schwarzer to Go On And On!

Now that the talk of a move to Arsenal has finally died down, Mark Schwarzer has grand plans for the future.

Our Australian goalkeeper, playing as well as ever, wants to continue between the posts until he`s in his forties, remarking to the media,

"I don`t think there is any age where you could say a goalkeeper can`t play any more. You just have to set yourself goals."

"In the back of my mind I`m looking at the 2014 World Cup - I`ll be 41."

"Players like Edwin van der Sar have shown that at 40 you can still play at the top level. I`ve got no immediate plans to retire at all."


And as for a method to ensure he achieves his targets, it looks like it`s all down to taking care of his body, something more of us should really do, when he further comments,

"People in my boat always say that they feel like they`re 21 years old. That`s obviously not the case but I don`t get out of bed feeling sore."

"In fact, I feel better after games now than throughout my career."

"I`m in the gym four days a week, I do a lot of weight training, conditioning and strengthening work."

"I`ve changed what I eat and when I eat it. It`s not rocket science. I don`t eat carbohydrates too late and have added more protein and vegetables to my diet. I`ve worked hard on lowering my body fat."


Unfortunately, I reckon David Stockdale might not be too impressed with this news!




Vital Fulham on: facebook

Vital Fulham on: twitter

Join Vital Fulham

It's easy to REGISTER HERE, simply click the link and enjoy getting involved!




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:Sunday April 3 2011

Time: 11:47AM

Your Comments

Why not? He's in great form and shows no sign of getting worse. However he may like to end his career in Australia. Some players like to end their careers in the home nation.
Riverside Chanter
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Fulham Articles

Rodallega Heading Towards the MLS (Sunday February 1 2015)

A Game We Could Have Won? (Sunday February 1 2015)

Stats: Blackburn Rovers v Fulham (Saturday January 31 2015)

Blackburn v Fulham - Team-News (Saturday January 31 2015)

No More Slip-Ups Fulham (Saturday January 31 2015)

Ruiz Leaves Fulham (Saturday January 31 2015)

Blackburn (a) - Stats and Facts (Saturday January 31 2015)

Duo Set to Leave Fulham (Friday January 30 2015)

Ruiz in Swansea Link! (Friday January 30 2015)

Smith Misses Wembley Final! (Friday January 30 2015)

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. Oldwolf 1

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Blackburn 2 - 1 Fulham
Fulham 3 - 2 Forest
Fulham 2 - 1 Reading
Cardiff 1 - 0 Fulham
Fulham 0 - 2 Brighton
Bournemouth 2 - 0 Fulham

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
11. Birmingham 28 9 10 9 -8 37
12. Forest 28 8 10 10 -3 34
13. Cardiff 27 9 7 11 -5 34
14. Fulham 28 10 4 14 -8 34
15. Reading 28 9 7 12 -9 34
16. Huddersfield 28 9 7 12 -11 34
17. Bolton 27 9 6 12 -6 33

Breaking League News

Pearce's Final Verdict
Forest : 01/02/2015 21:12:00
LUFC Bamba delighted with start to life at Leeds
Leeds Utd : 01/02/2015 21:05:00
Sharp dedicates goal to fans who have stuck by him
Leeds Utd : 01/02/2015 20:19:00
Brentford Beaten By Spot On Leadbitter
Brentford : 01/02/2015 19:14:00
Vital Report: Cardiff 0 Derby 2
Cardiff : 01/02/2015 19:13:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

MOTM v Blackburn?
Suggested By:  Putney
Bettinelli 1%
Richards 0%
Bodurov 0%
Hutchinson 0%
Staylidis 0%
Tunnicliffe 33%
Parker 0%
Chrisensen 0%
Woodrow 0%
McCormack 66%
Rodallega 0%
Kacaniklic 0%
Dembele 0%
Fofana 0%