A powerful club during the 1960 era who later slumped down the football ladder, Fulham FC or The Cottagers as they are known have Harrod’s riches behind them and are apt to give the bigger teams a good run for their money. Fulham have their home stadium situated in Cavern Cottage, one of the oldest yet smallest stadiums in the Premier League. But the location of the genteel stadium on the banks of the River Thames makes it a pleasing football for those who want to enjoy the action of the Premier League in London. The striking stadium boasts of the oldest stand in the history of England’s professional football, the Johnny Haynes Stand built in 1905.
The Cottagers play in England’s major cup competitions like the FA Cup and the League Cup, besides the popularly watched Premier League. Tickets to Fulham games are relatively easier to get than the other football clubs. Fulham FC is one club that gives you cheaper and accessible tickets for witnessing a football club that has punched above their weight for years now.
When Fulham aren’t in action, Cavern Cottage still maintains its appeal. You can enjoy shopping at the Fulham FC store for memorabilia or take a stadium tour to learn more about the rich history of both the club and the arena. Fulham is always a quieter affair when compared to the other clubs in London, but a Fulham match still gives ardent football fans a lot of memories to take back. Be sure to get a game when Fulham hosts Chelsea who has been fierce rivals and the atmosphere is sure to be electric.
Craven Cottage, Stevenage Road, Fulham, London, SW6