Fulham star relishing possible last chance at major finals

17:25 09 June 2012

Damien Duff

Damien Duff

PA Wire/Press Association Images

Damien Duff wants to impress at Euro 2012

Fulham star Damien Duff is determined to make the most about, what could be his last major international tournament.

The 33-year-old Whites winger was part of the Republic of Ireland’s last game in a major finals at the 2002 World Cup and is desperate to shine on the big stage again.

“It means more to me now than it did 10 years ago,” Duff admitted. “A few of us are in our 30s now and I suppose we are on the home straight, so to speak.

“You never know, this could be our last tournament, so you have to savour it.

“It’s a major tournament so you can’t help but get excited about it. It has been a long wait since 2002 for everybody, not just the players but the fans as well.”

Related articles

Sign up for our news alerts today!

Our editors' picks for the day's top news delivered to your inbox or phone.

Sign up for email alerts Sign up for mobile alerts
1
2 3 4 5 6
7

Submit your Fulham player ratings

Latest Fulham news

Thursday, March 5, 2015
Chelsea fans at Stamford Bridge (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Millwall and Chelsea have the ‘worst’ fans in London according to a recent YouGov poll.

Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Former Leeds United man Matt Smith of Bristol City battles against West Ham (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Unfortunately, we couldn’t push on and make it back to back victories against Watford last night.

Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Fulham manager Kit Symons (EMPICS)

Fulham manager Kit Symons believes his side deserved at least a share of the points after their 1-0 defeat to Watford at Vicarage Road.

Tuesday, March 3, 2015
Thomas Eisfeld in Arsenal training  (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Former Arsenal midfielder Thomas Eisfeld has revealed what Arsene Wenger is really like on the training ground.

Tuesday, March 3, 2015
Fulham players celebrate against Derby (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

Our Fulham blogger reflects on the Cottagers’ win over Derby County and hopes they can pick up where they left off against Watford and Bournemouth...

Latest Stories from SNAP.PA

Would you like to be the prisoner who instigated a crackdown on smoking in English and Welsh prisons?

Read more

Gemma Arterton, Debbie Harry and Tom Hiddleston are among the stars who are supporting Comic Relief’s t-shirt campaign.

Read more

Enter the weird and wonderful world of unusual, forgotten tech company logos in our quiz.

Read more

Promoted content

A look at one of our previous Design Fairs

Chelsea Old Town Hall will be the venue for the renowned Desire Fair from 6-8 March 2015. This stunning mixed media jewellery and silversmithing event where visitors can purchase direct from contemporary designer makers selected from the best in the UK is an event not to be missed.

(Not guaranteed)

Mothers Day is fast approaching, so we’ve rounded up some unusual and beautiful gifts for you to dazzle the most important woman in your life come March 15th.

What is this?

Near You Now

Don't Miss...

Fulham Transfer News