Scholar Signings

Tuesday 11 July 2017 12:00

The Club is pleased to confirm the following scholar activity:

From Fulham’s Academy, Ryan De Havilland, Scott Armsworth, Showkat Tahir, Luca Ashby-Hammond, Sonny Hilton, Matthew O’Riley and Zico Asare have all signed scholarships with the Club.

Furthermore, Timmy Abraham has joined from Charlton Athletic, Ben Davis from JSSL Singapore and Elias Frei from FC. St Gallen AG.

Have a flick through the gallery below with pictures of the scholar signing evening.

"We’re delighted with the class of 2017, we were very encouraged by the profile of the players," commented Academy Director Huw Jennings. 

"There’s a big mixture of boys who have been with us since Under-8s, Zico Asare, Luca Ashby-Hammond and Matt O’Riley have all been with us since Under-8s.

"Others have joined us very recently, Timmy Abraham has come in from Charlton, Elias Frei has come from another country and another club, he’s the brother of Kerim Frei, he came to watch his first match on Saturday.

"We’ve got some other players who have joined us through the schoolboy ranks, like Scott Armsworth, Showkat Tahir, they’ve come to us in the last 12-18 months. Ben Davis is the first scholar to sign from Singapore, there is an interesting cohort this year and we will see."