Sunderland beat Fulham in FA Cup fourth round replay

Sunderland capitalised on Fulham goalkeeper Marcus Bettinelli's embarrassing fumble to overcome the spirited Championship side 3-1 in their FA Cup fourth-round replay at Craven Cottage. Hugo Rodallega gave the Londoners a first-half lead just before the half-hour mark until an unfortunate own goal from the otherwise impressive Bettinelli was followed up

Mark Schwarzer joins Leicester City

Leicester City have signed veteran goalkeeper Mark Schwarzer on an 18-month contract from Chelsea on a free transfer. The Australia international keeper, who has made over 500 Premier League appearances for Chelsea, Middlesbrough and Fulham over 18 years, joins the Foxes on a contract that runs until June 2016. Leicester's first-choice keeper

Holtby denies Magath fallout

Lewis Holtby is not concerned about the appointment of Felix Magath as Fulham manager, despite enduring a frustrating spell under him at Schalke. The Tottenham midfielder joined Fulham on loan in January while Rene Meulensteen was in charge of the Cottagers, but must now answer to Magath, who took the job

AC Milan announce Taarabt signing

AC Milan have announced that they have completed the signing of Adel Taarabt on a loan deal until the end of the season from QPR. The midfielder, who was on loan at Fulham from parent club QPR, could make the move permanent in the summer, with a seven million euro transfer

Fulham 2-4 Man City: Match Report

Substitutes Jesus Navas and James Milner spared Vincent Kompany's blushes as Manchester City resisted a fine Fulham fightback to win 4-2 at Craven Cottage. After Kompany had spectacularly put into his own net to level the scores with 20 minutes remaining, Navas and Milner struck as City lifted their game to

Rene Meulensteen appointed Fulham head coach

Fulham have announced the appointment of former Manchester United coach Rene Meulensteen, who will work alongside current manager Martin Jol. A statement on Fulham's official website confirmed the Dutchman will work as head coach, beginning his duties at Craven Cottage with immediate effect. Meulensteen, who spent over a decade at Old Trafford and

Fulham 1-3 Manchester United: Match Report

David Moyes oversaw back-to-back league victories for the first time as Manchester United manager as Martin Jol's position at the Fulham helm became increasingly precarious. Life after Sir Alex Ferguson has proved difficult, with the reigning champions enduring a topsy-turvy start to the season that saw them head to Craven Cottage

Leicester City 4-3 Fulham: Match Report

Martin Jol can surely ill-afford any more damaging results like this, as Leicester City reached the last eight for the first time since the halcyon days of Martin OÔÇÖNeill. Lloyd Dyer finally settled an absorbing encounter in the last minute to increase the scrutiny on Jol and ensure the Dutchman became

Sothampton 2-0 Fulham: Match Report

Southampton's rise continued with a comprehensive defeat of Fulham making this their best ever start to a top-flight season. Despite a summer of big-money signings, talk on the south coast of a European challenge was laughed off by most right-minded people. However, Saturday evening's 2-0 victory over Fulham propelled them to third

Ex-United coach rejects Fulham’s offer

Rene Meulensteen has rejected the offer of becoming assistant manager of Fulham. The former Manchester United first team coach who prefers being the head coach of the national team of Qatar over being a n02 to Martin Jol. The 49 year old parted ways with United in the summer after spending a

Fulham 1-0 Stoke City: Match Report

FulhamÔÇÖs fans were not exactly shouting Martin JolÔÇÖs name from the rooftops around Craven Cottage, but at least their ire was directed this time at the opposition manager ÔÇö and their former boss ÔÇö Mark Hughes rather than the Dutchman, after Darren BentÔÇÖs late goal secured an invaluable first home

Fulham 1-2 Cardiff City: Match Report

At what point did the patience of FulhamÔÇÖs fans finally run out? Was it the moment Kieran Richardson sliced a cross straight into the crowd? Or the moment Darren Bent tried to control a high ball near the touchline but ended up shinning it straight out of play? Or the

Fulham 1-1 West Brom: Match Report

A sense of unrest is beginning to creep in at Fulham, with this latest setback greeted by a chorus of boos and even a small pocket of "Jol out" cries. Outright revolt at Craven Cottage remains some way off, but there is certainly a growing sense of frustration among the club's

Newcastle 1-0 Fulham: Match Report

A late winner from Hatem Ben Arfa finally broke FulhamÔÇÖs brave defence and gave Newcastle United their first league win of the season. All Alan Pardew needs now are some new signings before the close of the transfer window. Newcastle had not scored at home in the league since April 7,