UK time is: 20:12:18
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Steve McMahon Next Gills Boss?

Useless manager Steve McMahon could be set to return to english football as manager of Gillingham.

McMahon who is one of the most hated figures in Swindon Town history, had been out of the english game since leaving Blackpool in 2004.

McMahon was signed as the manager of Perth Glory in 2005. However, his tenure at the club proved short.

A combination of media speculation, poor signings from the transfer market, indifferent form and an apparent dispute with the board saw him leave the club in December 2005.

Whilst at Swindon, McMahon sold fans favourite Jan Aage Fjortoft after slating him in the media after fans had voted Fjortoft player of the year as well as playing he most unattractive football ever seen at the County Ground by bringing in over the hill players. Losses of 4-0 and 5-0 were a regular thing at Swindon Town during McMahon's tenure at the County Ground.

In our opinion if Gillingham want to go places, Iffy Onuora deserves the Gillingham job more than the waste of space that is Steve McMahon.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



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

Join the Vital Fantasy Football League - its Free!

The Journalist

Writer: Moonraker1969 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday October 5 2007

Time: 8:37PM

Your Comments

Selling Jan was a massive blunder or at least the way he done it was. He managed the way he played...dive in with both feet.
APG_STFC
Take it you don't like him then. Got to say though i don't want him either.
gills-1962
I actually have a lot of time and respect for McMahon -better than Iffy any day. I nthought he had signed a three year eal to do sports pundit for ESPN.
red_gilly
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Swindon Town Articles

Gladwin Signs Swindon Contract Extension (Tuesday December 16 2014)

BBC Lose Football League Highlights (Monday December 15 2014)

SkyBet League One Round Up (Saturday December 13 2014)

Stats: Notts County v Swindon Town (Saturday December 13 2014)

Power: Branco Wants To Leave Swindon (Saturday December 13 2014)

Nathan Thompson Fit For Notts County (Tuesday December 9 2014)

Swindon Confirm Christmas Shop Hours (Tuesday December 9 2014)

Archived Swindon Town Articles

List All Vital Swindon Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Bristol City 20 12 6 2 +18 42
2. Swindon 20 12 5 3 +19 41
3. MK Dons 19 11 5 3 +21 38
4. Preston 20 11 5 4 +13 38
5. Sheff Utd 20 9 5 6 +3 32
6. Rochdale 20 9 3 8 +11 30
7. Notts County 19 8 6 5 +5 30

Breaking League News

Ticket Details For PNE Second Leg Confirmed
Walsall : 18/12/2014 18:44:00
Johnson - No One Bigger Than Manchester United
Yeovil : 18/12/2014 16:43:00
Clough - We're Not Daunted By Tottenham Test
Sheff Utd : 18/12/2014 16:24:00
Hard Fought FA Cup Win For Robins
Scunthorpe : 18/12/2014 16:16:00
Patience Was Key In Aldershot Victory
Rochdale : 18/12/2014 16:05:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Will Swindon Town Finally Win Promotion To The Championship This Season?
Suggested By:  
Yes 60%
No 40%