Rarely called into action today but produced a good save in the first half to deny Tuncay from a tight angle.
Ventured forward more as the game progressed, providing an outlet down the left. Produced a couple of promising crosses in second half.
Remained solid along with his partner Hangeland, and managed to keep Jones quiet for Stoke. Replaced in second half.
Combined well with Duff down the right for Fulham and kept the threat of Matthew Etherington down to a minimum.
The winger used his pace to great effect throughout the game. He also had a left-foot shot cannon off the bar and another saved by Begovic.
The Belgian looked sharp after making his first start from injury and looks to be forging a good partnership with Johnson in attack. Replaced in second half.
Becoming an important member of the Fulham midfield but was wayward with some of his passes.
The Fulham captain was as committed as ever in midfield with a number of crunching tackles but also tried to link play between midfield and attack and had a shot fly just wide in first half. Booked.
Opened the scoring for the Cottagers after a neat cross from Johnson and then won and converted the penalty for the home side's second.
The forward was making his 150th Premier League appearance and would have been pleased with his contribution. Provided the assist for Dempsey's goal and an outlet for the Fulham attack throughout.
Could do nothing about the opening goal but still another confident performance by the Bosnian who is making the No.1 spot his own for the Potters. Made a good save from Duff in the first half.
Started the game at right-back but reverted to the left hand side after Shawcross' dismissal, but found it difficult against Duff and Dempsey for Fulham. Did provide some important blocks throughout.
Was at fault for the first goal as he let Andy Johnson squeeze past him and also had trouble dealing with Duff's pace and energy down the right for Fulham. Replaced in the second half.
Slotted into midfield but looked unable to deal with Murphy, Etuhu then Sidwell in the second half.
The Stoke captain should have opened the scoring in the first half - only to see his header from an Etherington free-kick fly just wide. Sent off in the second after bringing down Dempsey in the penalty area.
The German defender was one of Stoke's better performers at the back but did look shaky at times especially with Dembele and Johnson on form.
The usually influential winger was quiet throughout but provided the free-kick in the first half that Shawcross nearly converted. Subbed in second half.
Tried to be the creative player for Stoke but like Delap, found it difficult against a strong Fulham midfield on his 400th career appearance.
The midfielder was making his 450th career appearance but would have hoped for a better day. Often found it hard to create anything as the Fulham midfield was quick to close him down.
The Turkish international played just behind Jones for the majority of the game but found getting the ball hard to come by at times. Had a shot well-saved by Stockdale in the first half. Substituted in the second period.
Predominantly played as the lone frontman for Stoke but lacked support at times, although he had a shot rebound off the post in the first half.
- 38 N. Etheridge
- 3 C. Salcido
Replaced Aaron Hughes but was not troubled at the back by Stoke.
Made his Fulham debut replacing Etuhu and slotted alongside Murphy with great ease.
- 29 S. Davies
The Hungarian came on for Dembele but had no real impact on the game.
- 15 D. Kamara