Fulham foursome out of Stoke trip

14:02 23 November 2012

Alex Kacaniklic. Photo credit: Joe Giddens/EMPICS

Alex Kacaniklic. Photo credit: Joe Giddens/EMPICS


Fulham will again be without a number of key players for Saturday’s trip to Stoke.

Alex Kacaniklic and Bryan Ruiz are both out for the next two weeks with hamstring injuries picked up against Sunderland, while Mickael Tavares and Kieran Richardson miss out with similar complaints.

Fulham can call upon Mahamadou Diarra (knee) and Chris Baird (ban) again, although captain Brede Hangeland (ban), Simon Davies (hip) and Kerim Frei (loan return) are also unavailable. David Stockdale, Marcello Trotta and Alex Smith left the club on loan yesterday.

Provisional Fulham squad: Schwarzer, Etheridge, Riether, Kelly, Hangeland, Hughes, Senderos, Riise, Sidwell, Dejagah, Diarra, Baird, Karagounis, Kasami, Duff, Rodallega, Petric, Berbatov.

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