Keller, Bocanegra, Dempsey: Wigan v Fulham (09/15) [R]

Discussion in 'Yanks Abroad Gameday' started by Clint Eastwood, Sep 15, 2007.

  1. Clint Eastwood

    Clint Eastwood Member+

    Dec 23, 2003
    Somerville, MA
    Club:
    FC Dallas
    http://www.skysports.com/football/match_preview/0,19764,11065_2847044,00.html
    http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport2/hi/football/eng_prem/6984886.stm

    Fulham play Wigan on 09/15 AT Wigan's ground, the JJB stadium.

    Obviously McBride is out.
    With Pearce and Christanval out, you'd expect Bocanegra to play.
    Dempsey's performances over the last month mean he should be an automatic starter.
    I believe Niemi is back in the squad, and you'd expect him to start over Keller.

    A match between two clubs with 100% Premier League records. Wigan have made a 100% winning start at home; Fulham, a 100% losing start away from home.

    The first goal Fulham scores will be their 1,000th in top-flight football.
    Let's see if an American can get that one.

    Fulham have not won at Wigan since prevailing 1-3 at second league level on 1 September 1992. The odds from Skybet reflect this fact.

    Wigan win 11/10 Draw 9/4 Fulham win 2/1
    http://www.skybet.com/skybet?action=GoEvEv&id=10926516&aff=183

    Your odds on dempsey to score today are 9:2.
    Oddly Collins John right now is 7:2. Do they know something I don't?
     
  2. BuffloSoldier

    BuffloSoldier BigSoccer Supporter

    Jan 31, 2000
    Northern NJ
    Re: Keller, Bocanegra, Dempsey: Wigan v Fulham (09/15)

    Niemi, Baird, Hughes, Bocanegra, Konchesky, Davies, Davis, Smertin, Bouazza, Dempsey, Kamara

    Subs: Keller, Stefanovic, Ki-Hyeon, Healy, Murphy
     
  3. 60611

    60611 Member

    Jan 23, 2007
    Chicago
  4. Sam Hamwich

    Sam Hamwich Member+

    Jul 11, 2006
    Re: Keller, Bocanegra, Dempsey: Wigan v Fulham (09/15)

    Would not surprise me if Brown gets shown a straight red in this match for some kind of tackle/attack on Dempsey. He clearly hated him when they were playing together. Must be CD's effect on team captains...
     
  5. brandnew_de

    brandnew_de Member

    Jun 18, 2005
    CT
    Re: Keller, Bocanegra, Dempsey: Wigan v Fulham (09/15)

    Nominally working, for me. Like a slide-show with all the buffering.
     
  6. pething101

    pething101 Member

    Jul 31, 2001
    Smyrna, Ga
    Club:
    West Ham United FC
    Country:
    United States
    Re: Keller, Bocanegra, Dempsey: Wigan v Fulham (09/15)

    Clint with another goal!
     
  7. Crazy_Yank

    Crazy_Yank Member

    Jan 8, 2001
    Matamoros, Mexico
    Club:
    Chicago Fire
    Country:
    United States
    Re: Keller, Bocanegra, Dempsey: Wigan v Fulham (09/15)

    I wonder how many goalkeeping errors Niemi will have today.
     
  8. Sam Hamwich

    Sam Hamwich Member+

    Jul 11, 2006
    Re: Keller, Bocanegra, Dempsey: Wigan v Fulham (09/15)

    Dempsey with goal in front of goal...could not have been easier.
     
  9. 60611

    60611 Member

    Jan 23, 2007
    Chicago
    Re: Keller, Bocanegra, Dempsey: Wigan v Fulham (09/15)

    Dempsey scores
     
  10. arsenalfc08

    arsenalfc08 Member

    Mar 14, 2005
    ohio
    Re: Keller, Bocanegra, Dempsey: Wigan v Fulham (09/15)

    dempsey scores
     
  11. brandnew_de

    brandnew_de Member

    Jun 18, 2005
    CT
    Re: Keller, Bocanegra, Dempsey: Wigan v Fulham (09/15)

    Great for Dempsey, but he could have done it when the channel wasn't buffering :(

    :D
     
  12. The Wisdom Cube

    The Wisdom Cube New Member

    Oct 7, 2005
    Clemson, SC
  13. Sam Hamwich

    Sam Hamwich Member+

    Jul 11, 2006
    Re: Keller, Bocanegra, Dempsey: Wigan v Fulham (09/15)

    Fulham cant wait to give lead away. Their back four are not good enough for the Prems and the midfield is not controlled enough to maintain possession.

    The scoring is not remotely over.
     
  14. arsenalfc08

    arsenalfc08 Member

    Mar 14, 2005
    ohio
    Re: Keller, Bocanegra, Dempsey: Wigan v Fulham (09/15)

    this is his third goal in 3 straight games, he is doing great!!
     
  15. Clint Eastwood

    Clint Eastwood Member+

    Dec 23, 2003
    Somerville, MA
    Club:
    FC Dallas
    Re: Keller, Bocanegra, Dempsey: Wigan v Fulham (09/15)

    So Dempsey has scored the 1000th goal for Fulham in the top flight.
     
  16. FormerGermanGuy

    Mar 1, 2001
    Indianapolis
    Club:
    Fulham FC
    Country:
    United States
    Re: Keller, Bocanegra, Dempsey: Wigan v Fulham (09/15)

    As well as the goal that kept them up last year. A rather auspicious start to his England career so far.
     
  17. new_skin

    new_skin Member

    Aug 2, 2007
    Boston
    Club:
    VfB Stuttgart
    Country:
    United States
    Re: Keller, Bocanegra, Dempsey: Wigan v Fulham (09/15)

    In Fulham's last game, the 3-3 draw with Spurs, Boca wore the armband. Does he have it on again today?
     
  18. golazo68

    golazo68 Red Card

    May 21, 2004
    At the moment, only Anelka has scored more goals in the league than Clint.
     
  19. golazo68

    golazo68 Red Card

    May 21, 2004
    I'm trying to understand why Healy keeps getting left out. He's looked a better player than Kamara to me (more dangerous), and he is Clint seemed to combine well when he was out there. Did he piss off Sanchez or something?
     
  20. Crazy_Yank

    Crazy_Yank Member

    Jan 8, 2001
    Matamoros, Mexico
    Club:
    Chicago Fire
    Country:
    United States

    Neither one of them have really impressed me. I think Sanchez just flipped a coin :D
     
  21. Soccernova78

    Soccernova78 Member

    Mar 16, 2003
    Beyond The Infinite
    Dempsey almost had another. Good save by goalie. :(
     
  22. Soccernova78

    Soccernova78 Member

    Mar 16, 2003
    Beyond The Infinite
    And Dempsey with another chance! :eek:
     
  23. silverlion

    silverlion Member

    Nov 23, 2001
    Brooklyn
    Club:
    New York Red Bulls
    Country:
    United States
    Looks like he might get another before the game is over.
     
  24. An Unpaved Road

    An Unpaved Road Member+

    Mar 22, 2006
    Club:
    --other--
    Country:
    United States
    I love the description of the goal from yahoo's text feed:
     
  25. Soccernova78

    Soccernova78 Member

    Mar 16, 2003
    Beyond The Infinite
    Hopefully. And then he could bag the three points for Fulham.
     

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