Vital Football

Latest Fulham FC News

A Besiktas Nightmare?

A Besiktas Nightmare?

With only hours to go to our kick off at Anfield against Liverpool, Lawrie Sanchez, as the team travelled north, has left us with some words to mull over.

Hopefully, they`ll simply drop into the abyss of meaningless quotes rather than into the file that contains those quotes that will always come back to haunt you.

Lawrie, reflecting on the tough task ahead of his side, had this to say,

"We will get stuffed if you play like Turkeys."

"Everyone has seen how good the top sides can be. On their day they can score eight, seven or six."

"But it will be a good test of how far we have come. These are great games, the ones you get in football to manage and play in. You want to test yourself - but they are tough. We know the quality they have."

"We just have to go up there and make sure we don`t perform as badly as Besiktas did the other night."


Suddenly, I`m having second thoughts about it being a good day, is anyone else?

Win FREE pizza with Vital Football!
Select your team and get 50% off if they score twice.
www.papajohns.co.uk/football



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

Join the Vital Fantasy Football League - its Free!

Writer:Andrew Joyce
Date:Saturday November 10 2007
Time: 11:48AM

Comments

0
Do I detect a whiff of nerves from our little brothers?
merlin
10/11/2007 12:01:00
0
Not the Besiktas nightmare, but a loss non the less. Sorry to ruin your good day Putney ;-)
JohnDoe
10/11/2007 19:26:00
0
Liverpool named an unchanged side which must have surprised Sanchez. I am sure he would of expected a few changes from the side that only just managed to win 8-0!!!
dazza71
10/11/2007 19:30:00
0
2-0 wasn't so bad then was it lads! Dodgy pen though but what else do you expect at Anfield?
merlin
10/11/2007 19:38:00
0
i know, the opposition cough chelsea cough always seem to get dodgy pens nice to get one of our own...
MightyRedBrigade
10/11/2007 19:53:00
0
Was expecting a bigger win for those robbing scousers, although a dodgy pen again for liverpool, but what can you say? Cheats!!
will it ever happen
13/11/2007 15:38:00
0
didn't turn out as the nightmare predicted!
Putney
17/11/2007 19:42:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Fulham Articles

Fulham to Make Fresh Bid for Hanley

But other clubs are also interested.

Who Will Fulham Face In 2016/17 (30/5/16)

All promotions and relegations for the season of 2015/16 have been confirmed, so the full make up of the Championship for 2016/17 is now known.

McCormack to Palace Link

As the gossip season gets into full swing!

Country Before Stag-Do?

Ross McCormack should be on his stag-do right now.

Archived Vital Fulham Articles

Vital Fulham articles from

Site Journalists

Andrew Joyce
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

MOTM v Bolton (h)?
Suggested By: putney
Bettinelli12%
Fredericks0%
Hutchinson1%
Burn10%
Ream0%
Cairney52%
Parker5%
Tunnicliffe4%
Christensen0%
McCormack8%
Smith1%
Stearman0%
Hyndman5%
Garbutt2%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
C Burnley 46 26 15 5 93 37
P Middlesbrough 46 26 11 9 89 32
3 Brighton 46 24 17 5 89 30
4 Hull City 46 24 11 11 83 34
5 Derby County 46 21 15 10 78 23
6 Sheff Wed 46 19 17 10 74 21
7 Ipswich 46 18 15 13 69 2
8 Cardiff 46 17 17 12 68 5
9 Brentford 46 19 8 19 65 5
10 Birmingham 46 16 15 15 63 4
11 Preston 46 15 17 14 62 0
12 Q.P.R. 46 14 18 14 60 0
13 Leeds Utd 46 14 17 15 59 -8
14 Wolves 46 14 16 16 58 -5
15 Blackburn 46 13 16 17 55 0
16 Forest 46 13 16 17 55 -4
17 Reading 46 13 13 20 52 -7
18 Bristol City 46 13 13 20 52 -17
19 Huddersfield 46 13 12 21 51 -11
20 Fulham 46 12 15 19 51 -13
21 Rotherham 46 13 10 23 49 -18
R Charlton 46 9 13 24 40 -40
R MK Dons 46 9 12 25 39 -30
R Bolton 46 5 15 26 30 -40
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Fulham Results (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.bbei6378