Tag: Fulham FC

John looking for redemption

It’s been a long journey for Collins John. Bursting onto the scene in 2004 as a precocious 18-year-old, John quickly became a fan favorite at Craven Cottage. But despite displaying a solid strike rate and picking up two full international caps with Holland during his first year in the Premiership, the best was yet to... Read more »

A calculated risk?

In the winter of 2006, I was fortunate enough to be able to travel to London to visit my Aunt and Uncle. In short, it was an absolutely fantastic trip. My family and I saw the houses of Parliament, the crown jewels, Big Ben, Westminster Abbey and even took a short trip up to Scotland.... Read more »

Updating the Collins John situation

Let’s rewind to Thursday’s draft for a minute. The Fire picked up a couple of defenders, two midfielders and even a keeper with their selections, but neglected to draft a forward — seemingly a position of need — with any one of their five picks. On the surface (assuming the Fire took need into consideration... Read more »

McBride's 2010 Decision: Exploring a few possibilities

Wondering how the recent moves of Chris Rolfe and Bakary Soumare to Europe will impact Brian McBride’s offseason decision? Well, I asked the 37-year-old McBride – who is in the last year of his contract with the Fire – just that question after the Fire’s practice last Thursday. Here is what the Arlington Heights native... Read more »