Fulham boss: We kept Bale, Lennon, Dempsey and Defoe pretty quiet

21:35 01 December 2012

Fulham manager Martin Jol. Photo credit: Nigel French/EMPICS

Fulham manager Martin Jol. Photo credit: Nigel French/EMPICS


Fulham manager Martin Jol rued the way his team collapsed in the second half.

The Whites have now failed to score in their last three matches and are slipping down the table, away from the European positions.

He said: “It was a bad result.

“It was a tight game but the likes of Gareth Bale, Aaron Lennon, Clint Dempsey, Jermain Defoe... we kept them pretty quiet.

“It was very disappointing to concede three goals out of nothing.”

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