Striker Elm ends stay at Fulham

24 January 2011 07:34
Fulham have sold Swedish striker David Elm to Elfsborg for an undisclosed fee.Elm joined the Cottagers in July 2009 from Kalmar and scored one Premier League goal in 10 appearances - against Burnley in February 2010. [LNB]In a statement, Fulham said that the 28-year-old forward would officially join Elfsborg who play in Boras, Sweden, on 1 February. [LNB]"We would like to thank David for his services and wish him all the best for the future," the statement added. [LNB]Elm was signed by former Fulham boss Roy Hodgson for a fee reported to be in the region of £500,000.[LNB] Did Elm get a fair chance at Fulham? At the end of the 2009-10 season, he signed a contract extension through to the end of the 2011-12 campaign. [LNB]But with Andy Johnson and Moussa Dembele fit again after injuries to strengthen Fulham's attacking options, current manager Mark Hughes has deemed Elm surplus to requirements.

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