Burton ready to reprise Woodrow loan

August 14, 2017

Tweet Burton Albion are in negotiations with Fulham over the possibility of taking Cauley Woodrow back to the Pirelli Stadium on loan. The former England under-21 international scored five times in fourteen appearances in a successful loan spell last season that helped keep the Brewers in the Championship. Nigel Clough was keen to try and […]

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Button surprised by quiet afternoon at Reading

August 14, 2017

Tweet David Button admitted he was surprised by how little he was tested by Reading after Fulham were reduced to ten men early in their Championship encounter on Saturday. The Fulham goalkeeper was expecting a busy afternoon in Berkshire even before the early sending-off of Tomas Kalas but paid tribute to the tenacity of his […]

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Reading strike ‘was a magical goal for me,’ says Piazon

August 14, 2017

Tweet Lucas Piazon says scoring ‘a magical goal’ that rescued a point for ten-man Fulham at his former club Reading ‘felt fantastic’. The Brazilian forward, booed for the second season in succession when he was introduced as a second half substitute at the Madjeski Stadium on Saturday, delivered the perfect riposte with a fine strike […]

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Ream’s resolution reflects his remarkable transformation

August 13, 2017

Tweet The biggest compliment you can pay Tim Ream is that Fulham fans are now sweating over who will partner him at Elland Road on Tuesday night. The American centre back, a thinker about the game and one of the more cerebral voices in the dressing room, would freely acknowledge that he didn’t have the […]

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Ream ‘very proud’ of Fulham’s resilience

August 13, 2017

Tweet Tim Ream felt Fulham could be ‘very, very proud’ of their resilience after being reduced to ten men in the first minute at Reading and still emerging with a highly creditable point. The American centre back lost his partner at the heart of the Fulham defence when Tomas Kalas was given his marching orders […]

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Simon Hooper’s display demeaned refereeing

August 13, 2017

Tweet As someone who refereed football for far longer than I care to remember, I know how difficult the job is and I’m loathe to criticise the man in the middle. The two things that were imprinted on me as a young official were to be consistent in your decision-making and to be aware that […]

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Jokanovic: That was ‘a priceless point’

August 12, 2017

Tweet Slavisa Jokanovic saluted Fulham’s battling qualities after his side shrugged off being reduced to ten men after 31 seconds to claim ‘a priceless point’ at Reading this afternoon. The Serbian head coach had to reshape his strategy after Tomas Kalas was harshly dismissed for a challenge on Joseph Mendes in the first minute at […]

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Piazon pilfers a point for plucky Fulham

August 12, 2017

Tweet If there was ever a man motivated to make his point at the Madjeski Stadium, then it was Lucas Piazon. Senselessly booed by the Reading fans for the crime of completing a loan spell with the Royals during last season’s play-off semi-final and here this afternoon, the Brazilian midfielder seized his opportunity to both […]

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Up next: Reading (a)

August 12, 2017

Tweet Slavisa Jokanovic was absolutely right to insist on Thursday that Fulham’s focus can’t be on revenge at the Madjeski Stadium this afternoon. However much the play-off semi-final defeat still irks (and I still catch myself reliving that frenzied last minute when it looked for an instant like Marcus Bettinelli might head home a famous […]

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Jokanovic draws confidence from Cup win

August 9, 2017

Tweet Slavisa Jokanovic was pleased with Fulham’s ‘ambition’ and determination in the League Cup at Wycombe Wanderers last night – and he felt that his side would take confidence from the strong manner in which the Whites finished the game. The Serbian head coach selected a young side for the trip to League Two Wycombe […]

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