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Fulham forward Zoltan Gera is hoping to play out wide more under Mark Hughes, rather than in an advanced position.Evidence, from the horse's mouth, what fantasy managers could have told you years ago. Gera doesn't enjoy playing through the middle. That's why, despite the attraction of a relatively cheap midfielder lining un "in the hole" as a second striker, the move never paid off for Fulham or fantasy managers.
Gera does not believe his style of play is suited to a striker role which Hughes demands, whereas he does enjoy operating out wide.
The talented schemer believes that with a little patience and hard work he can become a regular under Hughes.
"I really enjoy training but (Hughes') tactics differ from Roy Hodgson's," he told skysports.com. "Hughes wants a strong striker who can run into the space and hold the ball, but I'm not that kind of player.