Vital Football

Latest Swindon Town News

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.


Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

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

Best of Vital Network

Comments

0
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
0
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
0
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
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Swindon Town Articles

League Cup Draw Wednesday 1pm

Four hours after the Football League fixture list is revealed, the League Cup first round...

League One Fixtures For 2016/17 Released Tomorrow

The coming League One fixtures for the 2016/17 season will be announced early tomorrow morning (Wednesday).

REPORT: Swindon Agree Ajose Fee With Charlton

Ajose set to leave Swindon?

Swindon Town Fans To Travel 5,828 Miles In 2016/17

With the make up of League One known for the coming 2016/17 season with the curtain drawn on the 2015/16 year and all Play Off winners announced, here is how far Swindon Town fans...

Archived Vital Swindon Articles

Vital Swindon articles from

Site Journalists

Shaun Calderwood
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Is Lee Power Doing A Good Job At Swindon?
Suggested By:
Yes56%
No44%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
C Wigan 46 24 15 7 87 37
P Burton 46 25 10 11 85 20
3 Walsall 46 24 12 10 84 22
4 Millwall 46 24 9 13 81 24
5 Bradford 46 23 11 12 80 15
6 Barnsley 46 22 8 16 74 16
7 Scunthorpe 46 21 11 14 74 13
8 Coventry 46 19 12 15 69 18
9 Gillingham 46 19 12 15 69 15
10 Rochdale 46 19 12 15 69 7
11 Sheff Utd 46 18 12 16 66 5
12 Port Vale 46 18 11 17 65 -2
13 Peterborough 46 19 6 21 63 9
14 Bury 46 16 12 18 60 -17
15 Southend 46 16 11 19 59 -6
16 Swindon 46 16 11 19 59 -7
17 Oldham 46 12 18 16 54 -14
18 Chesterfield 46 15 8 23 53 -12
19 Fleetwood 46 12 15 19 51 -4
20 Shrewsbury 46 13 11 22 50 -21
R Doncaster 46 11 13 22 46 -16
R Blackpool 46 12 10 24 46 -23
R Colchester 46 9 13 24 40 -42
R Crewe 46 7 13 26 34 -37
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Swindon Town Results (view all)

Swindon Town Fixtures (view all)