UK time is: 22:06:37
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Bullard Salutes Ronaldo!

It would appear that the inspiration for that free kick that won us all three points against Aston Villa came from an unlikely source.

That source being none other than the Manchester United flying winger Cristiano Ronaldo.

It seems that our Jimmy was so impressed listening to Ronaldo and Alex Ferguson spouting on during a recent interview that he decided imitation was a sort of flattery!

Here is his frank admission,

"I saw his quality free-kick last week and then listened to Ronaldo and Sir Alex Ferguson."

"They were talking about how much he practises and it gives you more incentive to do that."

"I took around forty free-kicks in training last Thursday, but I can`t practise as much as I`d like because I have to be careful with my knee."

"But for all that hard work to pay off at the weekend was a dream."


Practise makes perfect then!




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

The Journalist

Writer: Andrew Joyce  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday February 7 2008

Time: 4:35PM

Your Comments

I reckon he fluked it!
merlin
or Scot Carson misjudged it :-)
merlin
NO! Jimmy placed that perfectly after he saw that scott couldn't get to it
Backslash2010
shame it was no where near as good as ronaldos ha ha
rooneyisgod
Carson did nothing wrong!!! He set his wall and then stood where anyother keeper would be! Bullard just managed to get it over the wall with enough cirl to have carson, who had already seen it late, have no chance of getting to it.
oranje_emu
I think Carson made it look a lot better than it really was, but it was beautiful nonetheless. Doesn't any game winner look great this time of year?
acrossthepond
salute Ronaldo - I've luv to give him a swift kick in the nuts to slow him down!
merlin
such subtlety (have i spelt that right?) merlin!
Putney
no answer then :-)
Putney
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Articles

Going Home? (Sunday April 20 2014)

Magath`s Still Confident (Saturday April 19 2014)

Stats: Spurs v Fulham (Saturday April 19 2014)

Spurs 3 Fulham 1 (Saturday April 19 2014)

Spurs v Fulham - Team Sheets (Saturday April 19 2014)

Fulham Chasing Cork (Saturday April 19 2014)

It`s Chelsea for Fulham (Friday April 18 2014)

I`ll Stay If…… (Friday April 18 2014)

Dejagah - Revenge in the Air! (Thursday April 17 2014)

Archived Articles

List All Vital Fulham Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Spurs 3 - 1 Fulham
Fulham 1 - 0 Norwich
Aston Villa 1 - 2 Fulham
Fulham 1 - 3 Everton
Man City 5 - 0 Fulham
Fulham 1 - 0 Newcastle

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
14. Hull City 34 10 6 18 -9 36
15. Aston Villa 34 9 8 17 -14 35
16. WBA 33 6 15 12 -11 33
17. Norwich 35 8 8 19 -28 32
18. Cardiff 35 7 9 19 -34 30
19. Fulham 35 9 3 23 -42 30
20. Sunderland 34 7 8 19 -24 29

Breaking League News

Ashamed of Newcastle United
» Newcastle : 20/04/2014 20:48:00
Vital Report: Cardiff 1 Stoke 1
» Cardiff : 20/04/2014 18:54:00
United - No Cutting Edge!
» Man Utd : 20/04/2014 18:46:00
» Man Utd : 20/04/2014 18:39:00
» Everton : 20/04/2014 18:12:00
Dear Randy...A Fans Retort
» Aston Villa : 20/04/2014 17:36:00
City Defeated In Five Goal Thriller
» Norwich : 20/04/2014 17:04:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

MOTM v Spurs (a)
Suggested By:  putney
Stockdale 0%
Risse 0%
Hangeland 0%
Heitinger 0%
Amorebieta 0%
Kvist 0%
Sidwell 0%
Parker 0%
Rodallega 0%
Kacaniklic 0%
Dejagah 0%
Zverotic 0%
Karagounis 0%