“Whereas this has been looming over us for a while now, there aren’t any phrases at this present time to snort this diversified than I’m gutted that we preserve not been superior this one year.”
Microcosm of a season
Fulham revived their hopes of survival with a five-game unbeaten velocity by February, whereas they beat Liverpool at Anfield initially of March to rep once more in touch with the likes of Newcastle and Brighton.
However, they picked up good one further stage from the six video video games that adopted victory at Anfield.
Even if not going, they’d an outside chance of survival had they overwhelmed Burnley – however they delivered an abject stage to and had been comprehensively outperformed by Sean Dyche’s aspect.
“That recreation summed up the season,” Parker mentioned. “In between each packing containers this one year we preserve had our moments and regarded a merely aspect, however the place we preserve fallen rapid is the diversified aspect of that.
“Tonight, defensively the 2 targets are depressing targets. And whereas we rep the ball within the merely areas, in these scientific moments you would like the ultimate tiny print, the burden of the plug and the clinicalness to get targets and we preserve fallen considerably of rapid.
“You want further than effort and we acceptable lacked that little little bit of great.”
The preserve to interrupt the cycle
Fulham are threatening to show proper right into a yo-yo membership. They had been relegated from the top flight within the 2018-19 season, good to leap once more within the current day last time period.
Relegation for the second time in three seasons is a reveal for Parker, who steered he wants dedication from the membership to be taught from their errors.
“We have now to find out in a rapid time as a soccer membership the place we went tainted this one year,” Parker mentioned. “We’re on a rollercoaster within the interval in-between: relegation, promotion, relegation.
“We have now to rep off that cycle; we preserve to rep some tall decisions, the place we preserve to toughen.
“I had been devoted since I got here proper right here. That has all the time been the case.
“What’s vitally essential for me is we sit down, we analyse, we be taught and we’re plucky satisfactory to ascertain our fingers up and admit the place we went tainted.
“We will’t struggle by the identical cycle. We have now to interrupt that cycle and decide what we preserve to enact to plug this membership ahead.
“My plot is to return into this league and protect there, then plug the membership ahead. That’s going to be key.”
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