2013–14 Fulham F.C. season

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Fulham
2013–14 season
Chairman Shahid Khan
Manager Martin Jol
(until 1 December 2013)
René Meulensteen
(until 14 February 2014)
Felix Magath
(from 14 February 2014)
Stadium Craven Cottage
Premier League 19th
FA Cup Fourth round
(Lost to Sheffield United)
League Cup Fourth round
(Lost to Leicester City)
Top goalscorer League: Steve Sidwell (7)
All: Steve Sidwell (8)
Highest home attendance 25,700
(2 November vs Manchester United, League)
(1 February vs Southampton, League)
(26 April vs Hull City, League)
Lowest home attendance 10,139
(4 February vs Sheffield United, FA Cup)
Home colours
Away colours
Third colours

The 2013–14 season was Fulham's 116th professional season and their 13th consecutive season in the top flight of English football, the Premier League. They also competed in the League Cup and the FA Cup. Fulham were relegated from the Premier League, finishing in 19th place. They also exited the League Cup in the fourth round and the FA Cup in the fourth round.

Transfers[edit]

In[edit]

Date Pos. Name From Fee Source
16 May 2013 RB Germany Sascha Riether Germany Cologne £1,300,000 [1]
22 May 2013 CB Venezuela Fernando Amorebieta Spain Athletic Bilbao Free [2]
22 May 2013 CM Ghana Derek Boateng Ukraine Dnipro Dnipopetrovsk Free [2]
4 June 2013 GK Netherlands Maarten Stekelenburg Italy Roma £4,000,000 [3]
4 June 2013 MF France Ange-Freddy Plumain France Lens Free
19 August 2013 MF England Scott Parker England Tottenham Hotspur £3,500,000
1 September 2013 DF Montenegro Elsad Zverotic Switzerland BSC Young Boys Undisclosed
31 January 2014 MF England Ryan Tunnicliffe England Manchester United Undisclosed
31 January 2014 MF England Larnell Cole England Manchester United Undisclosed
31 January 2014 DF Netherlands John Heitinga England Everton Free
31 January 2014 FW Greece Konstantinos Mitroglou Greece Olympiacos £11,000,000

Loans in[edit]

Date Pos. Name From Length Source
7 August 2013 MF Morocco Adel Taarabt England Queens Park Rangers Season (recalled by Queens Park Rangers on 30 January 2014)
16 August 2013 ST England Darren Bent England Aston Villa Season
24 December 2013 MF United States Clint Dempsey United States Seattle Sounders Short [4]
30 January 2014 MF Denmark William Kvist Germany Stuttgart Remainder of the Season [5]
31 January 2014 MF Germany Lewis Holtby England Tottenham Remainder of the Season

Out[edit]

Date Pos. Name To Fee Source
19 May 2013 MF Wales Simon Davies Released [6]
1 July 2013 DF Northern Ireland Chris Baird Released [7]
1 July 2013 FW Croatia Mladen Petrić England West Ham Free transfer
1 July 2013 GK Australia Mark Schwarzer England Chelsea Free transfer
1 July 2013 GK Hungary Csaba Somogyi Released
1 July 2013 MF England Tom Donegan Released
1 July 2013 FW Australia Corey Gameiro Australia Sydney Free transfer
1 July 2013 FW New Zealand James Musa Released
1 July 2013 FW Wales Richard Peniket England Tamworth Free transfer
1 July 2013 DF England Alex Smith England Swindon Town Free transfer
6 September 2013 MF Turkey Kerim Frei Turkey Beşiktaş €3,150,000 [citation needed]
31 January 2014 DF Switzerland Philippe Senderos Spain Valencia undisclosed
31 January 2014 DF Northern Ireland Aaron Hughes England Queens Park Rangers Free transfer

Loans out[edit]

Date Pos. Name To Length Source
27 August 2013 GK England Marcus Bettinelli England Accrington Stanley
15 January 2014 FW Costa Rica Bryan Ruiz Netherlands PSV Eindhoven Short
31 January 2014 FW Bulgaria Dimitar Berbatov Monaco AS Monaco Short

Overall transfer activity[edit]

Fixtures and results[edit]

Pre-season[edit]

Premier League[edit]

Football League Cup[edit]

FA Cup[edit]

Main article: 2013–14 FA Cup

Competitions[edit]

Overall[edit]

Competition Started round Current
position / round
Final
position / round
First match Last match
Premier League 19th 17 August 2013 11 May 2014
League Cup 2nd round 4th round 27 August 2013 29 October 2013
FA Cup 3rd round 4th round 4 January 2014 4 February 2014

Last updated: 11 May 2014
Source: Competitions

Premier League table[edit]

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Qualification or relegation
16 Hull City 38 10 7 21 38 53 −15 37 2014–15 UEFA Europa League Third qualifying round 2
17 West Bromwich Albion 38 7 15 16 43 59 −16 36
18 Norwich City (R) 38 8 9 21 28 62 −34 33 Relegation to 2014–15 Football League Championship
19 Fulham (R) 38 9 5 24 40 85 −45 32
20 Cardiff City (R) 38 7 9 22 32 74 −42 30

Source: Barclays Premier League Official League Table
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored
2 Hull City qualified for the 2014–15 UEFA Europa League third qualifying round as runners-up of the 2013–14 FA Cup since winners Arsenal qualified for 2014–15 UEFA Champions League.
(C) = Champion; (R) = Relegated; (P) = Promoted; (E) = Eliminated; (O) = Play-off winner; (A) = Advances to a further round.

Results summary[edit]

Overall Home Away
Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts W D L GF GA GD W D L GF GA GD
38 9 5 24 40 85 −45 32 5 3 11 24 38 −14 4 2 13 16 47 −31

Last updated: 11 May 2014.
Source: BBC Sport

Results by matchday[edit]

Matchday 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38
Ground A H A H A H H A A H A H A H H A H A A H H A A H A H A H A H A H A H A H A H
Result W L L D L L W W L L L L L L W L L W L W L L L L D L D L L W L L W W L D L D
Position 4 11 16 13 18 18 17 13 13 15 17 18 18 18 18 19 19 18 18 16 16 17 17 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 18 18 19 18 19 19

Last updated: 11 May 2014.
Source: Statto.com
Ground: A = Away; H = Home. Result: D = Draw; L = Lose; W = Win; P = Postponed.

Squad statistics[edit]

Appearances & goals[edit]

Last updated 11 May 2014
No. Nat Pos Player Total Premier League FA Cup League Cup
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
1 Netherlands GK Maarten Stekelenburg 21 0 19+0 0 1+0 0 1+0 0
3 Norway DF John Arne Riise 25 0 17+3 0 1+1 0 3+0 0
4 Netherlands DF John Heitinga 14 1 14+0 1 0+0 0 0+0 0
5 Norway DF Brede Hangeland 27 0 23+0 0 2+0 0 2+0 0
6 Denmark MF William Kvist 8 0 7+1 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
7 England MF Steve Sidwell 41 8 36+2 7 1+1 1 0+1 0
8 Switzerland MF Pajtim Kasami 35 3 20+9 3 4+0 0 1+1 0
9 Mali MF Mahamadou Diarra 4 0 4+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
10 Germany MF Lewis Holtby 13 1 11+2 1 0+0 0 0+0 0
11 Sweden MF Alexander Kačaniklić 29 1 15+8 1 3+0 0 2+1 0
13 England GK David Stockdale 26 0 19+2 0 3+0 0 2+0 0
14 Greece MF Giorgos Karagounis 19 1 6+8 0 2+0 0 3+0 1
15 England DF Kieran Richardson 32 4 28+3 4 1+0 0 0+0 0
16 Republic of Ireland MF Damien Duff 18 0 9+6 0 1+1 0 1+0 0
17 England DF Matthew Briggs 2 0 0+2 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
18 Greece FW Konstantinos Mitroglou 3 0 1+2 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
19 England MF Ryan Tunnicliffe 3 0 2+1 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
20 Colombia FW Hugo Rodallega 17 6 6+7 3 2+0 0 1+1 3
21 England MF Larnell Cole 1 0 0+1 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
22 Montenegro DF Elsad Zverotić 9 0 5+1 0 1+0 0 2+0 0
23 Ghana MF Derek Boateng 5 0 2+1 0 1+0 0 1+0 0
24 Iran MF Ashkan Dejagah 25 6 13+9 5 1+1 1 1+0 0
25 England FW Cauley Woodrow 6 1 5+1 1 0+0 0 0+0 0
26 England FW Patrick Roberts 2 0 0+2 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
27 Germany DF Sascha Riether 33 0 30+1 0 1+0 0 1+0 0
28 England MF Scott Parker 32 2 27+2 2 1+0 0 2+0 0
30 Netherlands FW Chris David 3 1 0+1 1 2+0 0 0+0 0
32 United States MF Clint Dempsey 7 0 4+1 0 2+0 0 0+0 0
33 England DF Dan Burn 12 0 6+3 0 3+0 0 0+0 0
34 France MF Ange-Freddy Plumain 2 0 0+0 0 0+2 0 0+0 0
35 Venezuela DF Fernando Amorebieta 26 1 20+3 1 2+0 0 0+1 0
36 Portugal MF Mesca 1 0 0+1 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
37 Denmark MF Lasse Vigen Christensen 2 0 0+0 0 0+2 0 0+0 0
38 Philippines GK Neil Etheridge 0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
39 England FW Darren Bent 29 6 11+13 3 2+0 2 1+2 1
43 Sweden FW Muamer Tanković 6 0 1+2 0 2+1 0 0+0 0
45 France FW Moussa Dembélé 3 0 1+1 0 0+1 0 0+0 0
46 England DF Josh Passley 2 0 0+0 0 2+0 0 0+0 0
Players who left the club during the season:
4 Switzerland DF Philippe Senderos 15 1 12+0 1 1+0 0 2+0 0
9 Bulgaria FW Dimitar Berbatov 19 5 18+0 4 0+0 0 1+0 1
10 Costa Rica FW Bryan Ruiz 14 1 8+4 1 0+0 0 1+1 0
18 Northern Ireland DF Aaron Hughes 17 0 11+2 0 2+0 0 2+0 0
19 Morocco MF Adel Taarabt 16 1 7+5 0 0+1 0 3+0 1

Top scorers[edit]

Includes all competitive matches. The list is sorted by squad number when total goals are equal.

Last updated on 11 May 2014
Rank No. Player Premier League League Cup FA Cup Total
1 7 England Steve Sidwell 7 0 1 8
2 39 England Darren Bent 3 1 2 6
20 Colombia Hugo Rodallega 2 3 1 6
24 Iran Ashkan Dejagah 5 0 1 6
5 9 Bulgaria Dimitar Berbatov 4 1 0 5
6 15 England Kieran Richardson 4 0 0 4
7 8 Switzerland Pajtim Kasami 3 0 0 3
8 28 England Scott Parker 2 0 0 2
9 4 Switzerland Philippe Senderos 1 0 0 1
10 Costa Rica Bryan Ruiz 1 0 0 1
11 Sweden Alexander Kačaniklić 1 0 0 1
14 Greece Giorgos Karagounis 0 1 0 1
19 Morocco Adel Taarabt 0 1 0 1
4 Netherlands John Heitinga 1 0 0 1
10 Germany Lewis Holtby 1 0 0 1
35 Venezuela Fernando Amorebieta 1 0 0 1
# Own Goals 2 0 0 2
TOTALS 40 7 5 52

Disciplinary record[edit]

Includes all competitive matches. The list is sorted by position, and then shirt number.

N P Nat. Name Premier League League Cup FA Cup Other Total Notes
Yellow card Second yellow card Red card Yellow card Second yellow card Red card Yellow card Second yellow card Red card Yellow card Second yellow card Red card Yellow card Second yellow card Red card
3 DF  NOR Riise 2 1 3
4 DF   SUI Senderos 3 1 4
4 DF  NED Heitinga 3 3
7 MF  ENG Sidwell 5 1 6
8 MF   SUI Kasami 5 1 6
9 FW  BUL Berbatov 3 3
9 MF  MLI Diarra 1 1
10 MF  GER Holtby 2 2
11 MF  SWE Kačaniklić 1 1
14 MF  GRE Karagounis 1 1 1 3
15 MF  ENG Richardson 5 5
16 MF  IRE Duff 1 1
18 DF  NIR Hughes 2 2
20 FW  COL Rodallega 1 1
22 DF  MNE Zverotić 1 1
23 MF  GHA Boateng 2 1 3
24 MF  IRN Dejagah 5 5
26 FW  ENG Roberts 1 1
27 DF  GER Riether 3 3
28 MF  ENG Parker 6 1 7
30 FW  NED David 1 1
35 DF  VEN Amorebieta 6 1 1 7 1
46 DF  ENG Passley 1 1

Last updated: 11 May 2014
Source: 11v11
Only competitive matches
Ordered by Red card, Second yellow card and Yellow card
Yellow card = Number of bookings; Second yellow card = Number of sending offs after a second yellow card; Red card = Number of sending offs by a direct red card.

Suspensions[edit]

Last updated: 6 November 2013.
Source:[citation needed]

Player Date Received Offence Length of suspension
Sascha Riether 6 November FA charge for violent conduct[9] 3 Matches Liverpool (A), Swansea City (H), West Ham (A), Premier League