Fulham's Jol: Berbatov said 'trust me' before Tottenham win
The Bulgarian striker told manager Martin Jol, also formerly of Spurs fame, that he would win it for the Cottagers and he was proven correct with a 52nd minute goal the only of the game.
"Before the game you hope for a point... but Berbatov came to me and promised me... He said: 'you have to trust me'," Jol said.
"I thought he was joking. But he said it before the match against Stoke (where he scored the winner) and he is a wonderful player.
"It was one of the best wins ever."
He added of Berbatov: "He's a remarkable boy.
"He's a different personality, but he's said it twice now. Against Stoke before the match and he said it again today.
"The only thing he wants is a day off if he scores. I promised him a day off and he scores!
"He looks like he's sulking and sometimes his body language is not great, but you know that he can be a winner, and he can decide games for you."