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Scott Parker ‘emotional’ and ‘proud’ as Fulham seal instant return to Premier League with Championship play-off remaining win over Brentford


An ‘emotional’ Scott Parker insisted he’s ‘proud’ of his Fulham facet after they beat Brentford 2-1 within the Championship play-off remaining.

A Joe Bryan further time brace ensured the Cottagers sealed an instantaneous return to the Premier League at Wembley.

Scott Parker masterminded Fulham’s promotion in his first full season in administration
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Talking to Sky Sports activities, Parker mentioned: “I really feel emotional and I suppose the journey you go on, you recognize the ups and downs and alongside the best way the frustration.

“I’m the face that fronts it up, however behind the scenes, the assist community of individuals, they preserve you stepping into these occasions.

“That’s why I really feel emotional, I really feel for these folks that aren’t right here [due to coronavirus] and the followers supporting the staff.

“As a supervisor you’ve typically not bought that. I’m so pleased with my staff and what we’ve executed.”

Parker was named Fulham caretaker boss for the ultimate three months of their Premier League marketing campaign final yr as they gained simply seven of their 38 top-flight matches.

Bryan was Fulham’s at Wembley
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He was appointed on a everlasting foundation in the direction of the tip of the season and inherited a staff which conceded a whopping 81 league objectives.

However in his first full season in cost, Parker turned Fulham’s fortunes round to earn the membership a second promotion in three years.


He added: “I’ve realized a lot. I’m certain I’ll be studying till my time as a supervisor ends. The place we got here within the Premier League, we had open, massive wounds.

“Folks noticed a staff that misplaced a variety of Premier League video games, from that you may make a judgement on the staff.

“There have been deep-rooted points and wounds wanted to be healed. That’s what makes me so completely happy [now].”




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