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2017-18 season (U23)
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0Manager Flag of Scotland Peter Grant
0League Premier League 2 (Division 2)
0Position tbd
0U21 Premier League Cup tbd
0Top scorer tbd
0Most appearances tbd
0Biggest win tbd
0Biggest defeat tbd
0Prev season 2016-17
0Next season 2018-19


OverviewEdit

The U23's 2017-18 season was the second under new regulations. The Premier League 2 format remained as well as the Premier League Cup. A welcome addition to the squad's scheduling was the invitation to participate in the EFL Trophy, which the club accepted.

Premier League 2 (Division 2)Edit

(Table to be displayed at the end of the season)

SquadEdit

Pos. Name Age U23 Apps U23 Goals Date signed
Goalkeepers
GKFlag of England Taye Ashby-Hammond18302009
GKFlag of England Magnus Norman20702005
GKFlag of Slovakia Marek Rodák20902013
Defenders
CBFlag of England Rob Atkinson19002017
CBFlag of Wales Aron Davies (c)192302015
RBFlag of the United States Marlon Fossey182102011
CBFlag of Germany Moritz Jenz181512015
LBFlag of Ireland Sean Kavanagh (left club 19 Feb 2018)231212011
CBFlag of England Jerome Opoku18902013
RBFlag of England Steven Sessegnon17502008
Midfielders
CMFlag of England Dennis Adeniran (left club 1 Sept 2017)181052011
AMFlag of Iceland Atli Andrason18002016
AM/WFlag of the United States Luca de la Torre192212013
CMFlag of England Tayo Edun192232012
CMFlag of Estonia Mattias Käit192042014
AMFlag of Poland Mikołaj Kwietniewski (left club 25 Jan 2018)18612013
DMFlag of England Foday Nabay19302013
DMFlag of England Matt O'Riley16912009
AM/LWFlag of Iceland Jón Dagur Thorsteinsson182342015
Forwards
CFFlag of England Elijah Adebayo191922006
CFFlag of England Michael Elstone18002016
CF/WFlag of England Stephen Humphrys1916132013
CF/WFlag of England Isaac Pearce18002015
AM/CFFlag of Wales George Williams2118152012

Coaching staffEdit

Position Staff
U23 Head CoachFlag of Scotland Peter Grant
U23 Assistant CoachFlag of Wales Mark Pembridge
U23 Goalkeeping CoachFlag of England Geoff Warne

KitsEdit

Fulham home (2017-18) Fulham away (2017-18) Fulham third (2017-18)

TransfersEdit

Transfers in Edit

Date Position Name From Fee
6 Sept 2017 CB Flag of England Rob Atkinson Flag of England Basingstoke Town Free
Total£0

Loans in Edit

N/A

Transfers out Edit

Date Position Name To Fee
1 Jul 2017CBFlag of Australia Cameron BurgessFlag of England Scunthorpe United£135,000
1 Jul 2017R/CBFlag of England Ryheem ShecklefordReleasedFree
1 Jul 2017CMFlag of England Josh SmileFlag of England Chippenham Town
(signed 6 Oct 2017)
Free
1 Jul 2017GKFlag of Australia Jake SoutterFlag of Australia Rockdale City Suns
(signed 19 Feb 2018)
Free
1 Jul 2017DMFlag of England Cassian ThomasReleasedFree
10 Jul 2017GKFlag of Finland Jesse JoronenFlag of Denmark AC HorsensFree
1 Sept 2017CMFlag of England Dennis AdeniranFlag of England Everton£4,300,000
25 Jan 2018AMFlag of Poland Mikołaj KwietniewskiFlag of Poland Legia Warsaw£90,000
19 Feb 2018LBFlag of Ireland Sean KavanaghFlag of Ireland Shamrock RoversFree
Total£4,525,000

Loans out Edit

Start date Position Name To End date
30 Aug 2017GKFlag of Slovakia Marek RodákFlag of England Rotherham United31 May 2018
24 Nov 2017CF/WFlag of England Isaac PearceFlag of England Bath City31 Dec 2017
9 Jan 2018CFFlag of England Elijah AdebayoFlag of England Cheltenham Town31 May 2018
31 Jan 2018CF/WFlag of England Stephen HumphrysFlag of England Rochdale31 May 2018
31 Jan 2018AM/CFFlag of Wales George WilliamsFlag of Scotland St Johnstone31 May 2018
31 Jan 2018CMFlag of Estonia Mattias KäitFlag of Scotland Ross County31 May 2018
16 Mar 2018AMFlag of Iceland Atli AndrasonFlag of Iceland Víkingur31 Dec 2018

MatchesEdit

FriendliesEdit

# Date Opposition Venue Result Score Goalscorer(s)
1Sat 8 Jul 2017WealdstoneAwayLost0-1
2Sat 15 Jul 2017Braga BNeutralDrew2-2
3Sat 22 Jul 2017Bournemouth U23HomeDrew3-3
4Wed 2 Aug 2017Chesham UnitedAwayLost2-3
5Fri 4 Aug 2017Chelsea U23AwayLost0-8

Premier League 2 Division 2Edit

# Date Opposition Venue Result Score Additional Information
1Fri 11 Aug 2017Middlesbrough U23HomeLost1-2
2Mon 21 Aug 2017Brighton & Hove Albion U23AwayLost2-4
3Sat 26 Aug 2017Aston Villa U23HomeLost2-3
4Mon 11 Sept 2017Reading U23AwayLost1-2
5Fri 15 Sept 2017West Bromwich Albion U23HomeWon3-0
6Mon 25 Sept 2017Blackburn Rovers U23AwayLost0-4
7Fri 13 Oct 2017Stoke City U23HomeWon2-1
8Mon 23 Oct 2017Wolverhampton Wanderers U23AwayWon4-1
9Fri 27 Oct 2017Norwich City U23HomeWon2-0
10Mon 20 Nov 2017Southampton U23AwayWon4-3
11Fri 24 Nov 2017Newcastle United U23HomeWon3-0
12Fri 8 Dec 2017Brighton & Hove Albion U23HomeDrew1-1
13Mon 8 Jan 2018Aston Villa U23AwayWon3-1
14Fri 12 Jan 2018Reading U23HomeDrew2-2
15Wed 24 Jan 2018Middlesbrough U23AwayWon2-0
16Mon 29 Jan 2018West Bromwich Albion U23AwayLost1-2
17Fri 2 Feb 2018Blackburn Rovers U23HomeLost0-1
18Sat 17 Feb 2018Stoke City U23AwayLost1-4
19Wed 7 Mar 2018Norwich City U23AwayWon3-0
20Sat 10 Mar 2018Wolverhampton Wanderers U23HomeLost0-3
21Fri 13 Apr 2018Southampton U23HomeLost0-2
22Mon 23 Apr 2018Newcastle United U23AwayDrew1-1

EFL TrophyEdit

# Date Opposition Venue Result Score Additional Information
Group AWed 16 Aug 2017PortsmouthAwayDrew3-3Fulham won 4-2 on penalties
Group AWed 1 Nov 2017Charlton AthleticAwayLost2-3
Group ATue 28 Nov 2017CrawleyAwayWon3-1

StatisticsEdit

Appearances & goalsEdit

No. Nat Pos Player TotalPremier League 2 EFL Trophy
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Flag of England GK Luca Ashby-Hammond 1 0 1 0 0 0
Flag of England GK Taye Ashby-Hammond 1 0 1 0 0 0
Flag of England GK Magnus Norman 6 0 5 0 1 0
Flag of Slovakia GK Marek Rodák 1 0 1 0 0 0
Flag of England DF Rob Atkinson 7 1 7 1 0 0
Flag of Wales DF Aron Davies 8 0 7 0 1 0
Flag of Spain DF Marcelo Djaló 1 0 1 0 0 0
Flag of England DF Joe Felix 3 0 3 0 0 0
Flag of the United States DF Marlon Fossey 0 0 0 0 0 0
Flag of Germany DF Moritz Jenz 5 0 4+1 0 0 0
Flag of England DF Dan Martin 1 0 1 0 0 0
Flag of England DF Jerome Opoku 2 0 1 0 1 0
Flag of England DF Steven Sessegnon 2 0 1 0 1 0
Flag of Iceland MF Atli Andrason 0 0 0 0 0 0
Flag of the United States MF Luca de la Torre 2 0 2 0 0 0
Flag of England MF Tayo Edun 5 1 5 1 0 0
Flag of England MF Jayden Harris 4 0 1+2 0 0+1 0
Flag of Estonia MF Mattias Käit 7 0 5+1 0 1 0
Flag of England MF Foday Nabay 2 0 1+1 0 0 0
Flag of England MF Matt O'Riley 7 0 6 0 1 0
Flag of Iceland MF Jón Dagur Thorsteinsson 9 3 8 3 1 0
Flag of Wales MF George Williams 4 2 3 1 1 1
Flag of England FW Elijah Adebayo 9 6 7+1 5 1 1
Flag of England FW Michael Elstone 5 0 1+4 0 0 0
Flag of England FW Stevie Humphrys 6 3 5 2 1 1
Flag of England FW Isaac Pearce 3 0 1+2 0 0 0
Flag of England FW Cameron Thompson 1 0 0+1 0 0 0
Flag of England FW Cauley Woodrow 1 0 1 0 0 0
Players who left the club during 2017-18:
Flag of Ireland DF Sean Kavanagh 6 0 5 0 1 0
Flag of Portugal DF Rafa Soares 1 0 1 0 0 0
Flag of England MF Dennis Adeniran 1 0 1 0 0 0
Flag of Poland MF Mikołaj Kwietniewski 6 0 2+3 0 0+1 0

Top scorersEdit

# Position Nation Name League EFL Trophy Total
1 FW Flag of England Elijah Adebayo 5 1 6
2 FW Flag of England Stevie Humphrys 2 1 3
MF Flag of Iceland Jón Dagur Thorsteinsson 3 0 3
4 FW Flag of Wales George Williams 1 1 2
5 MF Flag of England Tayo Edun 1 0 1
DF Flag of England Rob Atkinson 1 0 1
/ / / Own Goals 2 0 2
/ / / TOTALS 15 3 18