MX23RW : Friday, May 14 17:34:54| >> :120:19283:19283:

Maarten Stekelenburg: 'My move to Fulham fell through'

Stekelenburg: 'My move to Fulham fell through'
© PA Photos
Roma goalkeeper Maarten Stekelenburg reveals that he is disappointed that he did not complete a move to Fulham on transfer deadline day.

Roma goalkeeper Maarten Stekelenburg has revealed that he was excited to join Fulham before a potential move fell through on transfer deadline day.

It was reported on Thursday that the Dutch stopper had received an offer from the Cottagers but as he was due to depart for London to discuss personal terms, he was informed by his agent that Roma had decided to keep him at the club for the remainder of the season.

Stekelenburg told sportpromotion.nl: "This feels like a major setback in many ways. I was really looking forward to getting started at Fulham.

"It is a great club and it would be an understatement to say the league is great too. It is a blow and I will need time to process it."

The 30-year-old has failed to hold down a regular place in Roma's starting lineup since he joined the club from Ajax in 2011.

ID:67094: cacheID:67094:1false2false3false:QQ:: from db desktop :LenBod:restore:1390:
Restore Data
Share this article now:
Did you know...?
Maarten Stekelenburg
Read Next:
Report: Fulham make move for Stekelenburg
>

rhs 2.0
Todays Game Header Right
Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
CManchester CityMan City35255572264680
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd362010670422870
3Leicester CityLeicester362061065442166
4Chelsea361810855332264
5Liverpool35179961412060
6West Ham UnitedWest Ham351771155451058
7Tottenham HotspurSpurs351681161412056
8Everton35168114642456
9Arsenal361671350381255
10Leeds UnitedLeeds35155155353050
11Aston Villa35147144941849
12Wolverhampton WanderersWolves35129143547-1245
13Crystal Palace35118163759-2241
14Southampton35117174462-1840
15Burnley35109163347-1439
16Newcastle UnitedNewcastle35109164058-1839
17Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton35813143641-537
RFulham35512182547-2227
RWest Bromwich AlbionWest Brom35511193268-3626
RSheffield UnitedSheff Utd3552281862-4417

Subscribe to our Newsletter


Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
Ultra close-up image of Kevin De Bruyne [NOT FOR USE IN ARTICLES]Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!