Daleaholic From UK - England, joined Oct 2005, 3211 posts, RR: 12
Reply 2, posted (7 years 11 months 1 week 1 day 3 hours ago) and read 1241 times:
Quoting Helvknight (Thread starter): Given that most sports team owners occupy the highest ranges of Mount Bastard doesn't this make a pleasant change:
Reality check... You're outside the premiershit
Down in the lower leagues there is more of a community feel to football clubs... everybody knows everybody. I know the chairman at my favourite football team. This is just one example of a chairman who cares about the club and its fans. Kudos to Niall Quinn! Mind you... £8000 isn't that much out of his pocket is it?
Religion is an illusion of childhood... Outgrown under proper education.
LTBEWR From United States of America, joined Jan 2004, 13284 posts, RR: 16
Reply 3, posted (7 years 11 months 1 week 1 day 2 hours ago) and read 1216 times:
For that 8000 Pounds, he just bought a lot of great publicity and good will with the supporters of the team he is a part of. I just hope that fans won't be disruptive in the future to try to get out of flying and get a taxi home. Perhaps, they should have used charter busses instead.