Nottingham lost 2-3 to Fulham in the English Football League’s eight-round rookie clash to suffer a fourth straight defeat. This is the penultimate one of the incomplete table.
Nottingham are struggling in the Premier League despite a massive boost that has seen them sign 22 new players. He took the lead after Awoniyi’s goal, but just like in the previous game, he squandered the lead. The visitors settled after the break with three hits in 16 minutes. Fulham moved up to sixth ahead of the weekend’s fixtures.
Aston Villa, who got a vital point against defending champions Manchester City in their previous match, beat Southampton 1-0. Ramsey scored the only goal in the 41st minute.
The Premier League resumed after its break last weekend following the death of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II. In his honor, a minute’s silence was observed in the darkened stadium today and the national anthem was played. Match artists wear black bands on their hands. In the 70th minute of the match, the spectators applauded his 70-year reign.
English Football League – Round 8:
Aston Villa – Southampton 1:0 (41. Ramsey), Nottingham – Fulham 2:3 (11. Awoniyi, 77. O’Brien – 54. Adarabioyo, 58. Palhinha, 60. Reed).
|2.||City of Manchester||6||4||2||0||20:6||14|
|13.||Aston Villa||7||2||1||4||6:10 a.m||7|
|18.||West Ham United||6||1||1||4||3:8||4|
Italian Football League – Round 7:
Salerno – Lecce 1:2 (55th own González – 43rd Ceesay, 83rd Strefezza)
German Football League – 7th round:
Mainz – Hertha Berlin 1:1 (90.+4 Caci – 30. Tousart)
French Football League – Round 8:
Auxerre – Lorient 1:3 (51. Hein – 15. Ouattara, 36. Moffi, 44. Le Fée)
Spanish Football League – Round 6:
Valladolid – Cádiz 0:1 (90+3. Negredo)