UK time is: 18:33:29
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Chelsea 0 Fulham 0

The honours were even last night, at Stamford Bridge, in a game that was not short on energy but lacking in class.

In fact, walking home down Fulham Road and meandering back towards Hammersmith, I couldn`t help but ponder as to whether we`d missed a glorious opportunity to get a rare win, at Stamford Bridge, over our local rivals.

Chelsea, who hadn`t won for five Premier League games, going into this fixture, might have had the majority of the possession but our hard work and endeavour restricted them to very few chances.

Schwarzer had to make a save from Torres, although the power in the shot made it nothing spectacular, whilst Jon Arne Riise missed a glorious chance to put us ahead when a perfect cross saw the Norwegian stab his shot wide when it looked easier to score.

As you`d expect, at a place like Stamford Bridge, the home side did come on strong, in the second half, but apart from a header form Ivanovic that went wide and a half-volley from Torres that Hughes lashed clear, we were never really in any serious trouble.

Going forward, Rodallega forced a save from Cech, with a long range shot and with the Chelsea supporters vacating the ground early, dismayed at what they`d seen, we could even have won a late penalty when Ramires appeared to fouled Frei, in the area, but the referee, simply waved play on.

Was it an opportunity missed to get a rare win against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge, or was it a point gained?




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:Thursday November 29 2012

Time: 4:44PM

Your Comments

not bad from our side
truth sayer ffc
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Fulham Articles

Symons Confirmed! (Thursday October 30 2014)

We Scored Two Tonight So That's Progress! (Wednesday October 29 2014)

Bees Play Down Trotta Links (Wednesday October 29 2014)

Stats: Fulham v Derby County (Tuesday October 28 2014)

Kit To Rotate (Tuesday October 28 2014)

Bizarre Bruce Rumours! (Tuesday October 28 2014)

Just A Matter Of Time (Saturday October 25 2014)

Trott On (Saturday October 25 2014)

Parker Backs Symons (Saturday October 25 2014)

Fulham 3 Charlton 0 (Saturday October 25 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 12
2. dobox 10
3. woodysweats 2
4. truezebra 1
5. acrossthepond 1

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Fulham 1 - 0 Norwich
Fulham 0 - 1 Millwall
Fulham 1 - 1 Cardiff
Fulham 3 - 0 Charlton
Fulham 4 - 0 Bolton
Fulham 0 - 1 Blackburn

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
17. Huddersfield 14 4 5 5 -6 17
18. Leeds Utd 14 4 4 6 -4 16
19. Wigan 14 3 6 5 -1 15
20. Fulham 14 4 2 8 -6 14
21. Brighton 14 2 7 5 -3 13
22. Bolton 14 3 2 9 -11 11
23. Birmingham 14 2 5 7 -16 11

Breaking League News

Junior Cherries Xmas Party - 9th December
Bournemouth : 31/10/2014 17:49:00
AFCB host open training session
Bournemouth : 31/10/2014 17:37:00
Vital Preview: Cardiff v Leeds
Cardiff : 31/10/2014 17:27:00
WSL Team of the Season
Birmingham : 31/10/2014 17:23:00
Keogh And Hendrick Called-Up Again
Derby County : 31/10/2014 17:17:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Wigan v Fulham?
Suggested By:  
Home win! 0%
Away win! 100%
Score draw! 0%
0-0! 0%