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Fulham: Fans react as Rui Fonte leaves to join Braga

Fulham: Fans react as Rui Fonte leaves to join Braga

‘That’s my day ruined’ – These Fulham fans react as 29 y/o striker leaves

Fulham supporters bid farewell to Rui Fonte on Wednesday night, after the Portuguese striker sealed a move to Braga, as confirmed on their official website.

It secures a return to the club for Fonte, who last played for the Portuguese outfit at the start of the 2017/18 campaign prior to his switch to Fulham, but after making just 29 appearances for the club (having spent last year on loan at Lille), his time at Craven Cottage is now at an end – and some fans have wished him well as he departs for his homeland.

He may have only scored three times in Fulham colours, but supporters still seem dismayed by the forward’s exit, with plenty noting his work rate and professionalism – as well as the likeable character of the 29-year-old.

With the announcement of his sale coming barely hours after Fulham’s impressive 4-0 victory over Millwall in the Championship, the news had ended the evening on something of a sour note for some supporters.

However, his departure did allow fans the opportunity to thank Fonte for his service as a Fulham player:

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