Fulham had been promoted after profitable the Championship playoff ultimate and are being tipped as one of many favourites to get relegated from the Premier League.
- Last Updated: September 13, 2020, 2:43 PM IST
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Scott Parker believes his newly promoted Fulham must dip into the switch market to strengthen their squad as they give the impression of being to keep away from dropping straight again right down to Engand’s second-tier.
Fulham, who had been promoted after profitable the Championship playoff ultimate in opposition to Brentford final season, are being tipped as one of many favourites to get relegated, as they had been in 2018-19 after having additionally been promoted by way of the playoffs.
The London membership had been thrashed 3-Zero by Arsenal of their season opener on Saturday and Parker – who has already signed Antonee Robinson, Mario Lemina, Harrison Reed, Anthony Knockaert and Alphonse Areola – believes extra additions are mandatory.
“I believe all of us realise if you step up from the Championship to the Premier League it’s a huge leap,” stated Parker. “We have seen it in spurts today what that quality is.”
“For us to evolve we need to bring players into this team that are going to improve us. That’s our aim.”
“Obviously in the short space, we have brought players in, but still there are the people in the background doing all they can to help us, the team and the club.”
Parker, 39, had beforehand stated there can be no wholesale adjustments to the squad that sealed promotion, whereas the membership’s director Tony Khan stated they didn’t must spend closely to be aggressive.