UK time is: 08:12:02
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

A Spring Chicken at 40!

Like fine wine, it looks as if Mark Schwarzer is improving with age.

Our Australian international, facing that last-ditch spot-kick from Mikel Arteta, had us all bouncing with joy when he pulled of that spectacular save to give us a share of the spoils at the Emirates Stadium,

Watching from the edge of the area was another player who has seen his career revitalized this season, Chris Baird and the Irish international was full of admiration for Schwarzer, remarking to the media afterwards,

"I would love to be able to jump like that when I`m 40 - I am struggling now! All credit to him."

"He looks after himself so well and it shows from his performances every week. He has been fantastic for the club and hopefully he can keep that form going."

"Everyone expected it to be 4-3. It was an unbelievable save from Schwarzy."

"We stuck in there even though we made it quite hard for ourselves in the second half. We will take 3-3 against Arsenal at the Emirates any day of the week."


We certainly will and it just goes to show how far we`ve come under the stewardship of Martin Jol and in very difficult circumstances.




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 13 2012

Time: 4:48PM

Your Comments

proud of mark.....true pro!
Leonestar
I like mark but the amount of goles we r letting in I think stockdale should be given a go
truth sayer ffc
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Fulham Articles

What Do You Make of It? (Tuesday September 2 2014)

Wonderful Copenhagen (Monday September 1 2014)

Riise Gets Cypriot Deal (Monday September 1 2014)

It Was But a Fleeting Stay! (Sunday August 31 2014)

The Only One? (Sunday August 31 2014)

Stats: Fulham v Cardiff (Sunday August 31 2014)

Fulham v Cardiff Team-Sheets (Saturday August 30 2014)

Striker Coming? (Saturday August 30 2014)

How Dare Magath Round On Al Fayed? (Friday August 29 2014)

Fulham Draw Doncaster in 3rd Round (Thursday August 28 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. Oldwolf 1

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Ipswich 2 - 1 Fulham
Derby County 5 - 1 Fulham
Fulham 0 - 1 Wolves
Fulham 0 - 1 Millwall
Fulham 1 - 1 Cardiff

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Leeds Utd 5 2 0 3 -5 6
19. Ipswich 5 1 2 2 -1 5
20. Birmingham 5 1 2 2 -5 5
21. Huddersfield 5 1 1 3 -7 4
22. Bolton 5 0 1 4 -6 1
23. Fulham 5 0 1 4 -7 1
24. Blackpool 5 0 0 5 -6 0

Breaking League News

Howe: Pleased with how squad has taken shape
Bournemouth : 03/09/2014 07:47:00
Addison suffers knee injury
Bournemouth : 03/09/2014 07:29:00
LUFC On This Day - September 3rd
Leeds Utd : 03/09/2014 07:18:00
Over To You
Bolton : 03/09/2014 07:00:00
Watford Appoint Garcia As Head Coach
Watford : 02/09/2014 22:51:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

MOTM v Cardiff (h)?
Suggested By:  putney
Bettinelli 0%
Burn 20%
Voser 10%
Bodurov 0%
Stafylidis 0%
Parker 0%
Hyndman 20%
David 10%
Hoogland 40%
McCormack 0%
Woodrow 0%
Chihi 0%
Debele 0%
Eisfeld 0%