Fulham

  • Brede Hangeland joins Crystal Palace August 2, 2014

    London: Norwegian international defender Brede Hangeland has joined English football club Crystal Palace. Palace on Friday said that Hangeland had signed a one-year contract after six and a half years at London rivals Fulham, who were relegated last season, reports Xinhua. The 33-year-old becomes Palace manager Tony Pulis' third signing for the...
  • Crystal Palace sign defender Brede Hangeland August 2, 2014

    London: Crystal Palace have signed former Fulham captain Brede Hangeland for the new English Premier League season. The 33-year-old Norway central defender left Fulham after the London club opted against offering a new contract following relegation from the Premier League in May. The Houston-born player's one-year contract at Palace was announced on...
  • Stoke City sign former Fulham midfielder Steve Sidwell June 9, 2014

    England: Midfielder Steve Sidwell has signed a two-year deal with Premier League club Stoke after being released by Fulham. He will join his new side in July when his current contract expires. Sidwell started his career with Arsenal and played with different clubs before joining Chelsea in 2007. He spent one...
  • Fulham, Cardiff relegated from Premier League May 3, 2014

    Liverpool:Fulham and Cardiff were relegated from the Premier League on Saturday after Sunderland's surprise 1-0 win at Manchester United proved a reality check for the deposed champions' interim manager Ryan Giggs. Fulham lost 4-1 at Stoke and Cardiff was defeated 3-0 at Newcastle, leaving both teams unable to climb out of...
  • Swansea, West Brom edge closer to EPL survival April 26, 2014

    Manchester: Swansea virtually secured Premier League survival and West Bromwich Albion moved closer to safety on Saturday but Fulham blew a chance to move out of the relegation zone. Jonjo Shelvey scored an eye-catching volley in a 4-1 victory for 12th-placed Swansea over Aston Villa, which is just four points and...
  • Tottenham Hotspur beat Fulham 3-1 in Premier League April 19, 2014

    London: Tottenham kept their small hopes of a top-four finish alive and dented Fulham's survival ambition with a 3-1 win over their London rival in the Premier League on Saturday. Spurs remained sixth in the standings but cut their deficit to fourth-place Arsenal to four points, though the Gunners have played...
  • Roberto Martinez eyes top-four finish after Fulham test March 30, 2014

    Everton manager Roberto Martinez welcomed the challenge of finishing in the top four and believes his team have a realistic chance of doing so after they beat a spirited Fulham 3-1 at Craven Cottage on Sunday. The visitors have won five Premier League games in a row to climb to...
  • Everton beat Fulham 3-1 in Premier League March 30, 2014

    London: A second-half own goal from Fulham goalkeeper David Stockdale and strikes from Kevin Mirallas and Steven Naismith secured Everton's fifth consecutive Premier League win at Craven Cottage on Sunday. The defeat leaves the Cottagers at the bottom of the table, five points clear of safety. Meanwhile, Everton are now on...
  • EPL: Everton beat Cardiff 2-1; Fulham defeat Newcastle 1-0 March 15, 2014

    Liverpool: Seamus Coleman scored an injury-time winner for Everton as they beat Cardiff 2-1 in the English Premier League on Saturday. Cardiff looked set to secure a valuable point as they look to avoid relegation, until the defender struck for the home side. Everton goalkeeper Tim Howard denied Fraizer Campbell the...
  • Fulham eye miracle survival, plan extra defending session March 10, 2014

    London: Fulham need a miracle to survive relegation from the English Premier League but defender Johnny Heitinga still believes they can avoid the drop as manager Felix Magath plans extra sessions to plug the team's leaky backline. A 3-1 defeat at fellow strugglers Cardiff City on Saturday left Fulham rooted to...
  • Cardiff beat Fulham 3-1 as relegation battle heats up in EPL March 9, 2014

    Cardiff: Relegation-threatened Cardiff City secured a 3-1 win over fellow strugglers Fulham on Saturday in the Premier League. The Welsh side welcomed the west London club to the Cardiff City Stadium having lost three of the last four domestic outings. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side ended that barren run, courtesy of a...
  • Schuerrle's treble gives Chelsea 3-1 win at Fulham March 1, 2014

    London: Andre Schuerrle scored a second-half hat trick as Chelsea extended their lead at the top of the Premier League with a 3-1 victory over bottom-place Fulham on Saturday. After a sluggish first-half performance, Chelsea overpowered their west London neighbor to capitalize on Arsenal losing 1-0 at Stoke and go four...
  • Jose Mourinho rails against schedule ahead of Fulham derby March 1, 2014

    Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has hit out at the Premier League schedule, saying his players have not had a chance to recover from their midweek Champions League match before playing Fulham on Saturday. The Premier League leaders drew 1-1 with Galatasaray in Turkey on Wednesday but have not been able to...
  • EPL: Chelsea out to pile pressure on neighbours Fulham February 28, 2014

    Top meets bottom in the Premier League on Saturday when leaders Chelsea make the short trip across west London to Fulham looking to consolidate their title bid and increase the relegation worries of their neighbours. With third-placed Manchester City playing Sunderland in the Capital One (League) Cup final at Wembley on...
  • Fulham's new coach confident of avoiding relegation February 21, 2014

    London: Fulham can avoid relegation from the Premier League if they win six of their final 12 matches, new manager Felix Magath said at his first press conference as manager on Thursday. The league's bottom team visit 17th placed West Bromwich Albion on Saturday in what Magath has labelled the most...
  • Fulham sack five, hire two in Magath shake up February 19, 2014

    London: Fulham have officially dismissed manager Rene Meulensteen, assistant coach Ray Wilkins and technical director Alan Curbishley only weeks after appointing them, the Premier League's basement side club said on Tuesday. The west London club's revolving door continued to spin with first team coaches Mick Priest and Jonathan Hill joining the...
  • Magath in and Meulensteen out at desperate Fulham February 15, 2014

    London: Fulham made a late, desperate throw of the dice in a bid to avoid relegation when they sacked Rene Meulensteen on Friday and brought in former Bayern Munich coach Felix Magath as his successor. The London club, bottom of the Premier League and four points from safety with 12 matches...
  • Liverpool must toughen up at the back, says Gerrard February 13, 2014

    Liverpool kept their top-four ambitions alive with a dramatic 3-2 victory over Fulham on Wednesday, but match-winner Steven Gerrard acknowledged they cannot afford to keep giving away goals if they want to play in Europe next season. Gerrard converted a last-minute penalty after Sascha Riether sent Daniel Sturridge tumbling at Craven...
  • Liverpool beef up title bid with last-gasp win at Fulham February 13, 2014

    London: Steven Gerrard scored a last-minute penalty as Liverpool followed up their weekend thrashing of Arsenal with a gritty 3-2 win at last-place Fulham in the Premier League on Wednesday to revive their title campaign. Gerrard stroked home the spot kick after Sascha Riether floored Daniel Sturridge with a rash challenge...
  • Manchester United's David Moyes baffled by failure to beat Fulham February 10, 2014

    Manchester: Manchester United manager David Moyes was left scratching his head after watching his team concede a stoppage-time goal to draw 2-2 with the Premier League's bottom club Fulham at Old Trafford on Sunday. Despite dominating possession and sending in a remarkable 81 crosses, United trailed for much of the match...
  • Bent stuns Man United by giving Fulham 2-2 draw February 9, 2014

    Manchester: A late fight back by Manchester United against Fulham counted for little as Darren Bent scored in the fourth minute of stoppage time to claim a 2-2 draw for the Premier League's bottom team on Sunday. Fulham first stunned Old Trafford in the 19th minute when Steve Sidwell scored to...
  • Third tier Sheffield United knock Fulham out of FA Cup February 5, 2014

    London: Fulham's miserable season reached a new low on Tuesday as the Premier League club was sensationally beaten 1-0 at home by League One struggler Sheffield United after extra time in an FA Cup fourth-round replay. Shaun Miller headed a dramatic winner for the third-tier club just a minute before the...
  • English clubs still breaking records in sluggish market February 1, 2014

    London: Arsene Wenger and other managers may hate it but English Premier League clubs still spent more than ever in a generally sluggish January transfer window which ended on Friday. There were few deals of note across Europe not involving English clubs while Real Madrid and Barcelona, the richest clubs in...
  • Berbatov joins Monaco on loan from Fulham February 1, 2014

    London: Monaco made a late transfer-deadline day move to cover for Radamel Falcao's long-term injury absence by signing striker Dimitar Berbatov on loan from English Premier League strugglers Fulham on Friday. The 33-year-old Bulgarian has joined the Ligue 1 title contenders until the end of the season and will wear the...
  • Fulham big mover on last day of transfer window January 31, 2014

    London: Fulham claimed Germany midfielder Lewis Holtby and Greece striker Kostas Mitroglou while Cardiff accepted the loan of winger Wilfried Zaha from Manchester United as struggling English Premier League clubs reinforced their squads on Friday. The rush on contracts came as the January transfer window was closing late Friday. The 23-year-old...
  • English clubs spending more to reinforce squads January 31, 2014

    London: Germany midfielder Lewis Holtby joined Fulham on loan from Tottenham for the rest of the season and Manchester United winger Wilfried Zaha completed his loan move to Cardiff as struggling English Premier League clubs reinforced their squads on Friday. The January transfer window closes late Friday and English topflight clubs...
  • Chelsea beat Stoke, Fulham forced to Cup replay January 26, 2014

    London: A superb free kick from Oscar gave Chelsea a 1-0 win over Stoke in the fourth round of the FA Cup on Sunday while Fulham needed an equalizer 15 minutes from time to draw 1-1 with third-tier strugglers Sheffield United, who were down to 10 men. The Brazil midfielder scored...
  • Not invincible but Arsenal show no signs of faltering January 19, 2014

    London: Manager Arsene Wenger was not quite accurate when he said Arsenal's season was their best ever after 22 Premier League games played but he was not far off the mark. The Gunners are top with 51 points, only one fewer than The Invincibles of 2003-04 at the same stage, and...
  • Costa Rica striker Bryan Ruiz on loan to PSV from Fulham January 15, 2014

    Netherlands: Costa Rica striker Bryan Ruiz is moving from Fulham to PSV Eindhoven on loan for the remainder of the season as he seeks more playing time ahead of the World Cup. Ruiz is swapping one struggling team for another. PSV have had a disastrous first-half of the season in the...
  • Fulham find form to knock out Norwich in FA Cup January 15, 2014

    London: Fulham forgot their Premier League struggles to sweep into the FA Cup fourth round with a 3-0 victory over fellow top-flight strugglers Norwich City in a third-round replay on Tuesday. Fulham, thrashed 4-1 at home by relegation candidates Sunderland on Saturday, cast off the shackles of their league form to...