Vital Football

Latest Fulham FC News

Hodgson - Dampening the Fires!

Hodgson - Dampening the Fires!

After such a disappointing season and one that could get worse before things get better you`d have thought we could show a little optimism.

The comebacks of Jimmy Bullard and Brain McBride were supposed to provide that, their re-emergence being seen as the catalyst for a survival charge to be mounted.

Unfortunately, that`s not as Roy Hodgson see`s it remarking,

'I'm very pleased he has had such an important place in the affection of the crowd, but I won't be putting him under that sort of pressure.'

"The crowd`s reaction was more 'welcome back, well done, we like you` than now Jimmy you have to single-handedly save us."

"The fans have a vision of McBride, of Bullard, but you need a number of games before you can get back to the level at which fans remember you."


Talk about pouring water on a dream!

So they`ll be expected to perform a miracle with even fewer games left!

Writer:Andrew Joyce
Date:Tuesday January 22 2008
Time: 4:39PM

Comments

0
or get you out of the Championship at the first attempt next season!
merlin
22/01/2008 18:35:00
0
it ain't over til that fat Avram Grant sings!
Putney
22/01/2008 19:42:00
0
nice one putney, see it's 0-0 in your replay at the moment!
merlin
22/01/2008 20:05:00
0
Nooooo Jimmy Bullard missed the penalty
Backslash2010
22/01/2008 23:56:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Bellew Lets Rip at Haye

Recent Fulham Articles

Cardiff City 2 Fulham 2 - Managerial Views

Down at the Cardiff City Stadium, the spoils were shared in what was a highly entertaining 2-2 draw.

Piazon Suffers Broken Jaw Against Cardiff

A major blow for Fulham.

Cardiff City 2 Fulham 2

The spoils were shared in what was a thrilling Championship fixture between Cardiff City and Fulham.

Stats: Cardiff City v Fulham

All the stats from Cardiff City (2) vs (2) Fulham, Cardiff City Stadium, 25/02/17 15:00 Att: 15,656

Archived Vital Fulham Articles

Vital Fulham articles from

Site Journalists

Andrew Joyce
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

MOTM v Cardiff City (a)?
Suggested By: putney
Button50%
Richards0%
Kalas0%
Ream0%
Malone0%
Johansen50%
McDonald0%
Cairney0%
Ayite0%
Piazon0%
Aluko0%
Kebano0%
Cyriac0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Brighton 33 21 8 4 71 31
2 Newcastle 33 22 4 7 70 37
3 Huddersfield 33 20 5 8 65 8
4 Leeds Utd 34 19 4 11 61 12
5 Reading 34 18 6 10 60 2
6 Sheff Wed 34 17 7 10 58 9
7 Fulham 33 14 11 8 53 17
8 Norwich 34 15 7 12 52 11
9 Preston 34 14 10 10 52 5
10 Barnsley 34 14 8 12 50 4
11 Derby County 33 13 9 11 48 6
12 Cardiff 34 13 7 14 46 -2
13 Brentford 33 12 7 14 43 2
14 Birmingham 34 11 10 13 43 -13
15 Ipswich 34 10 12 12 42 -7
16 Q.P.R. 34 11 7 16 40 -11
17 Aston Villa 33 9 12 12 39 -7
18 Forest 34 10 7 17 37 -12
19 Burton 34 9 9 16 36 -13
20 Wolves 32 9 8 15 35 -5
21 Bristol City 33 9 6 18 33 -6
22 Wigan 34 7 10 17 31 -10
23 Blackburn 32 7 9 16 30 -13
24 Rotherham 34 4 5 25 17 -45
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Fulham Results (view all)

Fulham Fixtures (view all)

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
Mar 18 2017 3:00PM : Wolverhampton Wanderers (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Apr 1 2017 3:00PM : Rotherham United (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Write for Vital Football