Parker will get full backing of Fulham board regardless of poor efficiency
The Fulham supervisor has retained the complete backing of his bosses regardless of beginning the season poorly with three straight losses.
After the humbling defeat to Aston Villa on Monday night time, Cottagers proprietor Tony Khan took to Twitter to apologise publicly for his workforce’s efficiency but in addition promised to herald new additions earlier than the switch deadline.
Khan revealed in his tweet that that they had missed out on 5 of their targets, with claims that two had examined optimistic for coronavirus throughout switch talks. However there are potentialities that the Cottagers may renew their curiosity in these targets ought to they get better in time.
I apologize to @FulhamFC supporters for our efficiency tonight. We’ve regarded so as to add centre-backs since Wembley, I’m sorry we haven’t but as 2 bought COVID + we misplaced a Free we thought was shut + had one other challenge with a 4th CB. I promise gamers in + higher efforts from this squad.
— Tony Khan (@TonyKhan) September 28, 2020
Regardless of switching to a again 5 formation to shore issues up, Fulham’s defensive points have been on present towards Villa final night time, giving room for Jack Grealish to attain after simply 4 minutes into the sport.
Issues bought worse when Conor Hourihane and Tyrone Mings added targets both aspect of half time with none of Scott Parker’s backline taking accountability to handle the issue. That made it ten targets conceded within the final three Premier League outings.
With just some days earlier than the switch window closes, Parker, when requested concerning the workforce’s challenges bemoaned the shortage of management and says everyone seems to be effectively conscious of the necessity to deal with it.
“By way of defending, we weren’t ok,” Parker stated. “We’ve not been ok for the primary three video games this season. We have to deal with that. All of us realise we have to deal with that.
“We have to convey some defenders in with persona, with expertise. It’s not new.
“I don’t need to be over-critical of the boys as a result of they’ve been first-class for me. However these boys need assistance as effectively. Whenever you transfer up from the Championship to the Premier League, the workforce evolves. You might want to convey gamers in that may make the squad higher and push the opposite gamers on.
“All of us recognise that. You don’t need to know the sport inside out to see that actually.”
Scott Parker was appointed as caretaker supervisor at Fulham through the 2018/2019 season following Claudio Ranieri’s sacking earlier than getting the job fulltime.