"After much consideration with my family, we have decided to leave Fulham after four and a half fantastic years. I have always stated my intention to return to America at some stage and this seems like the right moment in my career to move on."
-- American forward Brian McBride, who scored 32 goals in 139 English English Premier League games for Fulham and last
season helped it avoid relegation. He was twice named Fulham's Player of the Season. (Fulhamfc.com)