Fulham - Fulham - Academy Producing!
UK time is: 18:53:43
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Fulham - Academy Producing!

Despite spending in excess of 25 million in the summer transfer market, recent weeks have shown that Fulham do have a youth policy.

Indeed, on Saturday against Reading, Fulham were able to field two youngsters, Elliot Omozusi and Nathan Ashton, proof that youth can thrive amongst the big spending clubs of the Premier League.

Whilst we accept that Nathan didn`t exactly come through the ranks but that he was signed from Charlton Athletic, he was still something of a rough diamond.

Therefore, we here at Vital Fulham would like to offer Fulham our congratulations and thanks for investing in youth and hope that it starts to set a trend with regards to producing home grown talent or as Lawrie Sanchez bluntly put it,

"We`ve spent millions on our Academy and you`ve got to bring players through."

In finishing we`d like to pose a question.

How many players does the academy need to produce a year for, in football terms, it can be considered to be a success?




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.

Join the Vital Fantasy Football League - its Free!

The Journalist

Writer: Andrew Joyce  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday November 7 2007

Time: 4:57PM

Your Comments

1 decent player a yaer in my opinion
Backslash2010
that would be a success in my opinion. So often promising youngsters fall by the wayside, suffering under the weight of expectations!
merlin
in my days kids packed the streets playing football, now you never see any - too many PC games keeping them occupied!
Putney
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Fulham Articles

Berbatov`s Returning to England? (Wednesday July 29 2015)

Can You Keep a Secret? (Tuesday July 28 2015)

Barnsley Sign Fulham Youngster (Sunday July 26 2015)

Fulham Slip to Defeat in Austria (Sunday July 26 2015)

Fulham Sign Everton Defender on Loan (Saturday July 25 2015)

Chelsea Want Our Keeper! (Saturday July 25 2015)

Hertha Berlin 2 Fulham 2 (Thursday July 23 2015)

Fulham Miss Out On Target (Wednesday July 22 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

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Jsdfghj 1
2. Nick Johnson 1
3. dobox 1

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
9. Charlton 0 0 0 0 0 0
10. Derby County 0 0 0 0 0 0
11. Forest 0 0 0 0 0 0
12. Fulham 0 0 0 0 0 0
13. Huddersfield 0 0 0 0 0 0
14. Hull City 0 0 0 0 0 0
15. Ipswich 0 0 0 0 0 0

Fulham Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Berbatov`s Returning to England?
Fulham : 29/07/2015 17:47:01
You'd Have To Be Mad(ine) To Want A New Striker
Bolton : 29/07/2015 17:20:00
Cousins Named In Emerging XI
Charlton : 29/07/2015 17:13:01
Sask's Thoughts On Cotterill
Birmingham : 29/07/2015 16:00:00
Midfielder unconcerned over shortage
Middlesbrough : 29/07/2015 15:41:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Are You Happy With Our Pre-Season Signings?
Suggested By:  putney
Yes! 67%
No! 25%
Not Sure! 8%