Vital Football

Latest Fulham FC News

A Possible Six Points?

A Possible Six Points?

A while ago we ran an article suggesting that it was a necessity to get six points out of six from the games against Newcastle and Wigan. With Newcastle snatching a last gasp win, the most we can now hope for is three points. However, it got me thinking!

If we are to pull away from the relegation places the festive period is a period that will either make or break our season.

We have games against Wigan (h), Tottenham (a), Birmingham (a) and Chelsea (h), that`s twelve possible points to take.

Considering we`ve only won twice in seventeen games, it`d take a supreme optimist to suggest that we`re likely to win four on the trot to take maximum points, but then again football is a funny old game and you never know.

But in reality, where can we expect to pick up points?

Wigan arrive at Craven Cottage having humbled Blackburn Rovers 5-3. Under the tenure of their new boss, Steve Bruce, they`ll be keen to prove the old adage about a new boss bringing instant results. It`ll therefore be a tough but not an impossible task.

The short trip to White Hart Lane gives us the opportunity to end our dreadful away run. However, Spurs are also under new stewardship and recently notched up two consecutive wins.

Birmingham are also enjoying the rewards a change can bring. Alex McCleish celebrated his debut, as manager, with a win at White Hart Lane and will be keen to keep the impetus going.

Chelsea arrive at Craven Cottage for a London derby that is always feisty and always an even competitive game. The Avram Grant era has stuttered recently and they could be there for the taking.

Therefore, we`ll get on our high horse and predict that we`ll get a festive return of six points, two home wins to celebrate as our away form continues to go from bad to worse!

Writer:Andrew Joyce
Date:Wednesday December 19 2007
Time: 4:38PM

Comments

0
You'll nae beat us this time around mate!
merlin
19/12/2007 16:57:00
0
Of course we will we have jimmy back!
Backslash2010
20/12/2007 09:43:00
0
carnt see you getting 6points in rest of season
mick66owl
20/12/2007 23:57:00
0
I know its the Christmas season etc BUT you'll need more than a miracle to bag 6 but hey... stranger things have happened in football - Good Luck
Millwalljohn
21/12/2007 03:20:00
0
Sanchez sacked? Oh dear, oh dear.
Aamir
21/12/2007 11:01:00
0
If the team keep playing the way they do we are buggerd, but we can play so well, its just that Healy is crap
Backslash2010
21/12/2007 12:02:00
0
i think we need a dramatic turnaround in fortunes to say the least!
Putney
22/12/2007 19:41:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Fulham Articles

City Set to Test Fulham`s Resolve

The vultures have started circling.

Spurs Were Better Than Us

And we can`t argue with that can we?

Fulham 0 Spurs 3

Fulham`s dreams of a place in the quarter-finals of the FA Cup came to an end after they were beaten by Spurs, at Craven Cottage, this afternoon.

Stats: Fulham v Spurs

All the stats from Fulham (0) vs (3) Spurs, Craven Cottage, 19/02/17 14:00 Att:

Archived Vital Fulham Articles

Vital Fulham articles from

Site Journalists

Andrew Joyce
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

MOTM v Spurs (FA Cup 5th Round)
Suggested By: putney
Bettinelli0%
Odoi0%
Kalas0%
Ream50%
Malone0%
McDonald50%
Johansen0%
Cairney0%
Aluko0%
Ayite0%
Kebano0%
Sessegnon0%
Parker0%
Cyriac0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Brighton 32 20 8 4 68 28
2 Newcastle 31 21 3 7 66 35
3 Huddersfield 31 19 4 8 61 7
4 Reading 32 18 6 8 60 6
5 Leeds Utd 33 18 4 11 58 11
6 Sheff Wed 32 17 7 8 58 11
7 Norwich 33 15 6 12 51 11
8 Fulham 31 13 10 8 49 15
9 Barnsley 33 14 7 12 49 4
10 Preston 33 13 10 10 49 4
11 Derby County 31 13 8 10 47 7
12 Cardiff 33 13 6 14 45 -2
13 Ipswich 33 10 11 12 41 -7
14 Birmingham 33 10 10 13 40 -14
15 Brentford 31 10 7 14 37 -1
16 Q.P.R. 32 10 7 15 37 -11
17 Aston Villa 31 8 12 11 36 -6
18 Forest 33 10 6 17 36 -12
19 Wolves 31 9 8 14 35 -4
20 Burton 32 9 7 16 34 -13
21 Bristol City 31 9 5 17 32 -4
22 Wigan 32 7 9 16 30 -9
23 Blackburn 31 7 8 16 29 -13
24 Rotherham 33 4 5 24 17 -43
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Fulham Results (view all)

Fulham Fixtures (view all)

Feb 22 2017 8:00PM : Bristol City (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 25 2017 3:00PM : Cardiff City (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 4 2017 3:00PM : Preston North End (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 7 2017 7:45PM : Leeds United (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 11 2017 3:00PM : Newcastle United (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 14 2017 7:45PM : Blackburn Rovers (H)
Sky Bet Championship
The Vital Football Members League