I was having second thoughts about my (difficult) decision to walk away from football with a heavy heart and not renew my ST for the first time in about 15 years. Today made me feel like it was good timing.
Tough first game for big Nige today. Minimal involvement on Tuesday apparently so will be interesting to see how different the first team he picks is, though you’d expect minimal change after a good result and performance for the first time in months.
I knew we had some common ground. We’re still dining out on when they acted like they’d won the league when they beat us in 13/14 and it was only November. Went up as Champions with a record points tally and they got smashed in the playoff final :D
It was absolutely the right thing to do to part ways with LJ. It was stale and he was out of ideas and had zero chance of progressing us behind what he had. But to take six weeks to conduct a ‘thorough and rigorous process’ and then appoint his assistant, who was part of the problem, was lunacy. He’s a nice guy but he was…