History of Fulham Football Club

300th Appearance For Hat-trick Hero Defender

September 1937 Syd 'Carnera' Gibbons, our outstanding centre half of the 1930s, made his 300th Fulham appearance. He is the only defender to have scored a hat-trick for Fulham in open play.

Fulham Director's Wild Goose Chase At Hammersmith Palais

October 1937 After a very poor start to the season, a Fulham director was told to wait outside Hammersmith Palais to see if members of the Fulham squad were staying out late and drinking too much. He found the suspicions groundless.