Fulham won 1-0 against Sheffield during the meeting held this Saturday in the Craven Cottage. Fulham came to the game in high spirits after achieving a 2-0 victory against Everton. For its part, Sheffield Utd they were defeated 3-0 in the last match they played against West Ham. With this result, the set of ‘Lily Whites’ is eighteenth, while Sheffield it is twentieth at the end of the duel.
In the first period, neither team was right in the face of goal, so the first 45 minutes ended with the same 0-0 result.
In the second half the goal came for Fulham, who took the opportunity to open the scoring with a goal from Lookman at 61 minutes, ending the match with a final score of 1-0.
Both coaches made moves on the substitute benches. The coach of Fulham gave entrance to Tete, Lemina Y Reid for Knight, Josh Maja Y Lookman, while Sheffield gave entrance to Norwood, Mcgoldrick Y Bogle for Basham, Lundstram Y Jagielka.
The referee sanctioned three players with a yellow card. He showed a yellow card to Zambo Anguissa, of Fulham and two to Baldock Y Mcgoldrick of Sheffield.
With this defeat, after the end of the duel, Sheffield Utd it was located in the twentieth position of the table with 11 points, instead of relegation to Second Division. Fulham, meanwhile, reached eighteenth place with 22 points, in a relegation position to Second Division.
The next day Fulham will be measured with Crystal Palace, while the Shefieldan team will play their match against Liverpool.