Vital Football

Latest Fulham FC News

Rosenior - Long Ball Syndrome!

Rosenior - Long Ball Syndrome!

The popular ex-Fulham full back, Liam Rosenior has finally spoken out the reason for leaving Fulham.

Rosenior is expected to make his Reading debut this afternoon and his departure is still rued by many at Craven Cottage.

It would appear that Rosenior felt he couldn`t adapt his game to play the long ball game supposedly preferred by Lawrie Sanchez.

Also, when Chris Baird was signed from Southampton, Liam realised that after being plucked from Bristol City as a trainee and progressing to U21 level, his time really was up at Craven Cottage.

Here`s what he had to say,

"It was about me progressing. I want t be England`s next right back and I believe I can be."

"Everyone knows how I play and How Lawrie sets up his team and it wouldn`t have got the best out of me."

"In the end it was a combination of him wanting me to leave and me wanting to leave."



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Join the Vital Fantasy Football League - its Free!

Writer:Andrew Joyce
Date:Saturday September 15 2007
Time: 11:27AM

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Tyson Fury Will Be Back!

Comments

0
A Wimbledon thing then?
merlin
15/09/2007 11:35:00
0
I'd have Liam over Chris any day he has much more potential
Backslash2010
15/09/2007 11:37:00
0
I've heard a lot of you say that, must say I always rated Rosenior!
merlin
15/09/2007 11:56:00
0
it was a sad day when he left but we'll get over, we have to move on!
Putney
15/09/2007 14:55:00
0
first of all i have not seen any evidence of this "long ball" game!! Secondly I think Chris is better and just as young! Thirdly good luck to him!!
oranje_emu
15/09/2007 16:28:00
0
How can you say Baird is better? Rose tinted glasses me thinks, supporting the manager!
Zeno
17/09/2007 10:53:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Fulham Articles

Fulham v QPR - Facts and Figures

As two teams go head-to-head who are both winless in five games, what do the history and form books tell us to expect when Fulham and Queens Park Rangers meet tomorrow lunch time?

Fulham v QPR - Early Team News

It`s the big West London derby at Craven Cottage this Saturday, a West London Cup Final with Fulham welcoming Queens Park Rangers for a Championship fixture.

EFL - The Stats Ten Games In (30/9/16)

The Football League, or as it wants to be known now, the EFL, have compiled the statistics with the vast majority of clubs now ten games into the new 2016/17 season.

Martin Gets Scotland Call-Up

As the second international break beckons!

Archived Vital Fulham Articles

Vital Fulham articles from

Site Journalists

Andrew Joyce
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Fulham v QPR?
Suggested By: putney
Home Win!40%
Away Win!20%
Draw!40%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Huddersfield 10 7 1 2 22 5
2 Norwich 10 6 2 2 20 5
3 Newcastle 10 6 1 3 19 11
4 Brighton 10 5 3 2 18 6
5 Brentford 10 5 2 3 17 9
6 Bristol City 10 5 2 3 17 6
7 Birmingham 10 4 5 1 17 4
8 Sheff Wed 10 5 2 3 17 0
9 Reading 10 5 2 3 17 -3
10 Barnsley 10 5 1 4 16 6
11 Wolves 10 4 3 3 15 2
12 Fulham 10 3 5 2 14 -2
13 Ipswich 10 3 4 3 13 0
14 Leeds Utd 10 4 1 5 13 -2
15 Forest 10 3 3 4 12 -2
16 Q.P.R. 10 3 3 4 12 -4
17 Aston Villa 10 1 7 2 10 0
18 Burton 10 2 4 4 10 -2
19 Preston 10 3 1 6 10 -4
20 Derby County 10 2 3 5 9 -4
21 Wigan 10 2 2 6 8 -2
22 Blackburn 10 2 2 6 8 -7
23 Cardiff 10 2 2 6 8 -9
24 Rotherham 10 1 3 6 6 -13
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Fulham Results (view all)

Fulham Fixtures (view all)

Oct 1 2016 12:45PM : Queens Park Rangers (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 15 2016 3:00PM : Barnsley (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 18 2016 7:45PM : Norwich City (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 22 2016 3:00PM : Aston Villa (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 29 2016 3:00PM : Huddersfield Town (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Nov 4 2016 7:45PM : Brentford (a)
Sky Bet Championship