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Leeds/Swindon Town Statement

Leeds/Swindon Town Statement

A joint statement from Leeds United and Swindon Town concerning Dennis Wise, Gus Poyet and Andrew Beasley.

Statement from Leeds United and Swindon Town

The Boards of Swindon Town FC and Leeds United would like to confirm that both clubs have come to an agreement with regards to the appointments of Manager Dennis Wise, Assistant Manager Gus Poyet and Goalkeeping Coach Andrew Beasley at Leeds United.

A compensation package has been negotiated between the two clubs and Swindon Town would like to thank Leeds United for the professional manner they have made their approaches.

The Board of Swindon Town FC would like to wish both Dennis, Gus and Andy every success in their new roles, and once again thank them for their contributions during their time with Swindon Town FC.


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Writer:Moonraker1969
Date:Tuesday October 24 2006
Time: 7:20PM

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I blame the board for them wanting to get out!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I hope they plan a decent replacement and not a cheap option!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
red_gilly
24/10/2006 21:51:00
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The board did try to get them to stay however we all knew as soon as he could Wise would be off.
STFC_Editor
24/10/2006 23:30:00
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I'm afraid in my eyes having a small minded board like we have was possibly the swaying factor in their decision. Not only that Leeds area huge club - not that good a team at the moment but thats their problem not ours. I'm for the Wisey/Macari type of manager, no p***y footing around, if the players rubbish he's told so, likewise praised when good. Also in this league its not a 'pretty pretty ' type of football. There's quite a few names being banded about, hopefully the board can get the one the they what, as too be fair we have had some good ones here, that have gone on to other clubs.
APG_STFC
25/10/2006 07:01:00
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