Fulham - Fulham 0 Spurs 3
UK time is: 16:37:27
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Fulham 0 Spurs 3

Are we entering a worrying period here at Craven Cottage?

After starting the season so well, we`re now in a position whereby wins are proving hard to get and we`re slipping down the table, fast.

Yesterday, against Tottenham, we started well enough and the first half was fairly even but the second half saw Spurs romp to victory with some clinical finishing.

But back to that first half; Spurs, with both Dembele and Dempsey in the starting eleven, could have taken an early lead when then the latter fired narrowly wide, on the turn.

Berbatov, showing his class, set up Frei but the talented youngster saw his shot clear the cross bar. Spurs were forced to make a change just past the half hour mark when Dawson limped off, with Gallas coming on, before Bale incurred the wrath of the home crowd with a dive, for which he received a yellow card.

The clearest chance of the half fell to Fulham when Riise scampered down the left and his cross saw Petric force a fine save out of Lloris.

Half Time - Fulham 0 Spurs 0

Any hopes Fulham had of getting their noses in front were ended in the 55th minute when .Sandro put Spurs ahead with a shot from all of thirty yards that swerved at the last minute to deceive Schwarzer in the Fulham goal.

Spurs then lost a second player when Bale limped off with what looked like a hamstring problem. But with 72 minutes gone the visitors put the game out of our reach when they doubled their lead when Jermain Defoe scored. The goal coming after Sigurdsson, on for Bale, beat two men before picking out Defoe in the middle who coolly finished off the move.

Five minutes later it was game, set and match when Defoe got his second of the game latching on to a defence splitting ball from Demspey to finish with clinical precision.

Not the best of afternoons I`d say!




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 December 2 2012

Time: 11:19AM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Fulham Articles

Woodrow to Miss Out! (Tuesday June 2 2015)

What to do about Stekelenbug? (Monday June 1 2015)

Wolves Defender on Symons Radar (Monday June 1 2015)

Fulham - FSF's May Newsletter (Friday May 29 2015)

Fulham After Blackburn Midfielder (Thursday May 28 2015)

Is Time Running Out? (Tuesday May 26 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

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
14. Forest 46 15 14 17 2 59
15. Leeds Utd 46 15 11 20 -11 56
16. Huddersfield 46 13 16 17 -17 55
17. Fulham 46 14 10 22 -21 52
18. Bolton 46 13 12 21 -13 51
19. Reading 46 13 11 22 -21 50
20. Rotherham 46 11 16 19 -21 49

Breaking League News

Southend & Dagenham Added To Pre-Season
» Charlton : 03/06/2015 15:58:01
Gabbidon's Not Done
» Cardiff : 03/06/2015 15:26:00
Plymouth Defender On The Radar?
» Norwich : 03/06/2015 14:55:00
Hughes Reveals Brighton Frustration
» Brighton : 03/06/2015 13:59:00
Owls Legend Hirst On Chansiri And Summer Transfers
» Sheff Wed : 03/06/2015 13:51:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

After Finishing 17th, Should Kit Symons Keep His Job?
Suggested By:  Putney
Yes! 28%
No! 54%
I bet the decision has already been made! 18%