Premier League 2013-14 preview: Life can get better for Fulham under new owner Shahid Khan - originally posted on Soccerlens.comFulham is a great example of an archetypal well run mid-table club. There is always a sense of security at the Craven Cottage. They have always been a steady presence, ever since Mohamed Al Fayed bankrolled their ascension in the Premier League during the early millennium.
However, Al Fayed has chosen to hand over the reigns to yet another worthy owner, who is richer than him – Shahid Khan. Under Fayed, the future never looked bleak, nor did it look too bright, but the Cottagers can hope for a bright future under their new ownership.
And so far, the signs are pretty encouraging. Fulham have not gone for random signing, finding top names; rather they have done astute businesses so far. They are looking to steady the ship under Martin Jol, get into top half of the table with an intention of getting into Europe.
Last season, they purchased Dimitar Berbabtov ...