With Fulham sitting, as I type, in fourth place in the Championship table, hopes of a quick return to the Premier League are gathering momentum.
In a matter of days, the January transfer window will open and it could prove to be a vital period for the club.
Decisions have to be made as to whether there is a necessity, and the funds are available, to bring some fresh talent to Craven Cottage to give our promotion push some added impetus.
Yesterday, lurking in the pages of The Daily Mail was the inference that Fulham may well be interested in bringing in a young winger, on loan.
The winger in question is Jack Clarke, a 19-year-old who is on the books of Tottenham Hotspur but who is currently on loan at Leeds United.
Clarke joined Tottenham back in the summer but was loaned back to Leeds to further his ongoing development.
But Clarke hasn’t been able to get the amount of first-team action Tottenham would like and he could be recalled.
Fulham, having sold Ryan Sessegnon to Tottenham back in the summer, could be the next stop-off point for the teenager although we should point out that our London rivals, Brentford, are also said, by our referenced source, to be interested.
Here at Vital Fulham we’ll keep our eyes open for any further development and report back as deemed necessary.
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