Matt Targett joins Fulham from Southampton on loan

Premier League

Fulham have signed defender Matt Targett on loan from Southampton until the end of the season.

Left-back Targett, 22, a former England Under-21 international, has made 42 appearances in all competitions for Southampton. “I’m really happy to be here,” Targett told Fulham’s official website. “I’m looking forward to helping the side push on to the play-offs. “One of the main reasons I joined is that club is in a great place at the moment and the results have been fantastic. I can’t wait to be a part of that.”