Posts Tagged "Fulham"

The Premier League 2010/11 Previews, Part 9: Fulham – After The Lord Mayor’s Show

The Premier League 2010/11 Previews, Part 9: Fulham – After The Lord Mayor’s Show

By on Aug 6, 2010 in English League Football, Latest | 1 comment

So, just how do you follow an act like Roy Hodgson? Since Fulham’s own chairman appears unable to express any appreciation for just what he did for the club over the course of two and a half seasons, let’s take a moment to remind ourselves just how good a job he did. Arriving midway through the 2007/08 season with the team apparently destined for...

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Greed Or Unity: The Football League Must Decide

Greed Or Unity: The Football League Must Decide

By on Apr 30, 2010 in English League Football, Latest | 3 comments

Amongst the fulsome tributes offered in the direction of Fulham over the last twenty-four hours or so in the wake of their Europa League win against Hamburg, it was mentioned more than once that they were in what is now League Two as recently as 1997. Even though Fulham’s ascent was largely funded by Mohamed Al-Fayed (and other such rises, as well as more...

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Match Of The Midweek: Fulham 2-1 Hamburg SV

Match Of The Midweek: Fulham 2-1 Hamburg SV

By on Apr 29, 2010 in English League Football, European Club Football, Latest | 1 comment

It is a warm, sunny evening in West London. The sun sparkles on the Thames in the pre-match aerial shots of Craven Cottage, but there is a sense of calm before the storm in the air. Tonight, Fulham plays host to the biggest match in their history. Sometimes, it helps just to repeat the following sentence in order to assist with letting it sink in. This evening,...

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The Premier League Ponders A Salary Cap

The Premier League Ponders A Salary Cap

By on Mar 28, 2010 in English League Football, Latest | 9 comments

The Premier League’s Annual General Meeting this summer will provide stringent salary cap regulations for English football’s top tier, to judge by the plethora of club chairmen who have offered unsolicited opinions in favour of such regulations in recent months. It is refreshing to see such a consensus around an issue of such magnitude, especially coming from a...

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What A Night To Be A Fulham Supporter

What A Night To Be A Fulham Supporter

By on Mar 19, 2010 in English League Football, European Club Football, Latest | 3 comments

Spring is in the air, and the good news stories just keep coming. Former Chester City supporters seem to have a decisive upper hand in their battle to get their own club, run on their own terms. Durham City of the Unibond League end a run of twenty-nine successive defeats with two wins in a row. And now Fulham have beaten Juventus in the UEFA Cup. It wasn’t...

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