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Fulham's Sone Aluko celebrates scoring their first goal

With Slavisa Jokanovic taking over at the turn of the year, Fulham are steadily improving under the Serbian manager.

Taking over at the end of December, Slavisa Jokanovic's got off to a rocky start at Fulham, winning only two Championship games between January and March.

Fulham manager Slavisa JokanovicFulham manager Slavisa Jokanovic

Picking up four wins over the course of April and May, Fulham squandered to a 20th place finish.

Fulham's Moussa Dembele looks dejectedFulham's Moussa Dembele looks dejected

After their poor finish, Fulham went through a summer of change, losing their two best players, strikers Ross McCormack (to Aston Villa) and Moussa Dembele (to Celtic). 

Fulham's Ross McCormack dejected at full timeFulham's Ross McCormack

However, the Cottagers worked hard to bring in replacements, signing 11 players over the summer, including Sone Aluko, Stefan Johansen from Celtic and Derby County's Chris Martin on loan.

Fulham's Sone Aluko celebrates scoring their first goalFulham's Sone Aluko celebrates

Chris Martin of Fulham scores their second goalChris Martin of Fulham scores

Starting their 16/17 Championship campaign brightly, Fulham won three of their first five games, picking up wins against Newcastle United, Preston North End and Blackburn Rovers.

Fulham's Matt Smith scores their first goalFulham's Matt Smith scores their first goal against Newcastle United

However, Fulham had a tricky September, having to wait until the 15th of October for their next win at the hands of Barnsley.

Fulham City's Lucas Piazon celebrates scoring their first goalFulham City's Lucas Piazon celebrates scoring their first goal against Barnsley

With 11 Championahip points out of 15 in December, however, Fulham look to be really starting to click under Jokanovic.

Fulham's Kevin Mcdonald celebrates scoring their first goalFulham's Kevin Mcdonald celebrates scoring

With the January transfer window fast approaching, Fulham will be looking to add to their already impressive squad, to assure themselves a play-off place come the end of the season.

Fulham manager Slavisa JokanovicFulham manager Slavisa Jokanovic

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