Brentford 3-1 Fulham: Player ratings

December 3, 2017

Tweet It wasn’t Fulham’s finest afternoon at Griffin Park and running the rule over the boys in white didn’t prove much fun either. David Button: After last season’s triumphant return to Brentford, this wasn’t a trip to Griffin Park that Button will look back on fondly. The reason that Slavisa Jokanovic keeps picking the former […]

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Cairney: Odoi’s dismissal changed the game

December 3, 2017

Tweet A desperately disappointed Tom Cairney felt Denis Odoi’s second-half dismissal killed off Fulham in the west London derby yesterday. Slavisa Jokanovic’s side went in front at Brentford through Neeskens Kebano’s close-range finish after a fine move down the right, but conceded a sloppy equaliser to Sergi Canos shortly afterwards and, when Odoi shown a […]

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Jokanovic defends tactical tweaks

December 2, 2017

Tweet Slavisa Jokanovic refused to take the blame for Fulham’s derby defeat at Griffin Park – defending his decision to take on Brentford without a recognised striker and questioning referee Bobby Madeley’s decision to send off Denis Odoi. The Serbian head coach dropped Rui Fonte and deployed Stefan Johansen as a false nine – with […]

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Frail Fulham fall apart at Griffin Park

December 2, 2017

Tweet As galling as this derby defeat appears, it is worse because Fulham were the architects of their own downfall at Griffin Park. Slavisa Jokanovic’s side looked in control of this strangely subdued local skirmish once Neeskens Kebano stubbed home a low cross from Ryan Fredericks, but failed to hold onto the advantage their patient, […]

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Up next: Brentford (a)

December 2, 2017

Tweet Fulham’s recent resurgence – with that amazing game at Bramall Lane still fresh in the memory – will do wonders for the Whites’ confidence as they head into their second west London derby of the season at Griffin Park. Brentford will be smarting from Monday night’s madness at Loftus Road, when former Fulham forward […]

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London Calling

November 30, 2017

Tweet With another London derby to look for forward to this weekend, I thought it was time to have a look at the Championship’s ‘London League’ so far this season before looking ahead to our tie with Brentford on Saturday afternoon. London contributes four teams to the SkyBet Championship this season with ourselves, QPR, Brentford […]

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Fredericks in discussions with Fulham over new deal

November 29, 2017

Tweet Fulham are in discussions with full back Ryan Fredericks over extending his stay at Craven Cottage. The Championship club are keen to tie down the former Tottenham academy graduate to a long-term deal with his current contract due to expire at the end of the season. Fredericks, who has firmly established himself as Slavisa […]

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Djalo delighted with Fulham league debut

November 28, 2017

Tweet Marcelo Djalo was delighted to make his league debut for Fulham at Craven Cottage on Saturday – and help Slavisa Jokanovic’s side extend their unbeaten run by repelling Millwall’s aerial assault as a second half substitute. The Spanish centre back, who had featured in the League Cup earlier this morning, got his first taste […]

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Spurs and Ryan Sessegnon – much ado about nothing

November 28, 2017

Tweet You might not admire Daniel Levy, but have to chuckle at his consistency. Tottenham have just lost the north London derby, when the punditocracy was beginning to talk of the famed gap between the red and white sides of the rivalry growing in their direction, and drew disappointingly with West Brom at the weekend. […]

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Odoi feels Fulham confidence returning

November 27, 2017

Tweet Defender Denis Odoi feels Fulham’s confidence is returning after seven points from a possible nine in a week lifted the Whites into the top half of the Championship table. The versatile Belgian, who followed up two assured displays in his preferred left-back role with another strong performance at centre half as he deputised for […]

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