Reserves unable to continue away form
PUBLISHED: 10:35 20 April 2006 | UPDATED: 09:22 14 September 2010
Fulham Res 2, Norwich City Res 0: A young City reserve side were unable to continue their improved away form, losing 2-0 to Fulham reserves at Motspur Park last night in their penultimate reserve fixture.
A YOUNG City reserve side were unable to continue their improved away form, losing 2-0 to Fulham reserves at Motspur Park last night in their penultimate reserve fixture.
Fulham did the damage within the opening 15 minutes. Ismael Ehui, fresh from his loan spell at Scunthorpe, opened the scoring in the fifth minute.
Portugal youth international, Lino Goncalves, doubled Fulham's advantage on 13 minutes by finishing well past Joe Lewis in the Norwich goal.
City put in a more resilient display in the second half as they battled to get back into the game. However, Fulham's defense held firm and the Canaries were unable to make their efforts count.
t Fulham: Sanna, Moncur, Milsom, Leacock, Watts, Orelaja (Gowland 72), W Brown (Cumber 86), Mabbutt, Miguil (Smith 72), Goncalves, Ehui.
t Norwich: Lewis, Cave-Brown, Gusterson, Fisk (Kelly 46), Halliday, Quaye, Smart (Eames 63), El Ouargui (Muddell 80), Martin, Howlett, Eagle. Subs not used: Rudd, Daley.