Tony Khan: Fulham vice-chairman promises investment but argues with fan on Twitter

Tony Khan (honest) along with his father, Fulham proprietor Shahid Khan

Fulham vice-chairman Tony Khan told a serious supporter who had entreated him to skedaddle away the membership, to “skedaddle to hell”.

Khan, 36, tweeted fans after Saturday’s 2-1 defeat at Burnley which left his facet 19th within the Premier League, five aspects adrift of security.

In a succession of messages he promised “a total lot of signings” in January but one fan responded: “Depart away my membership please.”

Khan, the son of Fulham proprietor Shahid Khan, responded: “Never. I will *** at this membership. Depart to hell.”

In explaining his response, Khan claimed the Twitter person telling him to skedaddle away had been serious within the past, in conjunction with quickly after Fulham won promotion to the Premier League by draw of the Championship play-offs in May possibly possibly furthermore.

The fan fleet denied he had been in contact after promotion to the tip-flight and in flip talked about he used to be pissed off by the truth Khan splits his time with other roles at NFL franchise Jacksonville Jaguars and as president of All Elite Wrestling.

Signings promised as Khan calls for fight

Khan responded to a tweet asking him to skedaddle away the membership and claimed the fan had been serious within the past

Khan’s online exchange began with him reacting to a defeat at Burnley in which the home facet did no longer register a shot now on note yet ran out 2-1 winners courtesy of two have targets.

He wrote: “To the squad, workers and supporters, some of us are waving the white flag and pronouncing we must all the time restful renounce. Other folks talked about the identical when we had been six and Four aspects at the again of for the length of the past two seasons. We closed the gap each times.

“We are able to shut this gap. It be on our players now to fight, attain and explain.

“Our squad has spacious moments but they’ve shown their abilities extra assuredly than they’ve gotten the aspects we desire.

“As with closing January we’ll form a total lot of signings to make stronger the squad.”

Following their promotion, Fulham spent spherical £100m on players in conjunction with midfielder Jean Michael Seri, striker Aleksandar Mitrovic and defender Alfie Mawson for the length of the summer season transfer window.

Nonetheless they’ve won appropriate three of their 22 league games this season and luxuriate in one explain in their closing 10 suits in all competitions.

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