football
Latest News:

SPL you are having a laugh?


By Graham Barnstaple
May 1 2012

The whole Rangers saga is making our whole game a laughing stock as indecision follows indecision, rather anyone taking string action.

Looking at Rangers themselves the administrators Duff and Phelps appear to set deadline after deadline which have been ignored or extended. We have been waiting on the announcement of a preferred bidder for a few weeks now.

 

To this untrained eye it looks to me as though they are doing whatever they can do to try to give the Blue Knights the chance to win the bid. This is the one bid that appears to be the choice of the fans.

 

All the words from Ibrox come across that time is running out, and liquidation could be a reality.

 

As a result the SPL themselves postponed a decision on not only how to deal with a newco but also on the new voting structure.

 

The vote has been put back a week to give time for clarity to be found on the Rangers situation. This makes me think Rangers are being treated as a special case and the new rules cannot be put in place for fear of reprisals.

 

Nothing is surer we need someone to take control and clear everything up, as it is not affecting clubs and their plans for next season. Motherwell boss Stuart McCall said on MFC TV yesterday his plan for next season are on hold while they wait to see what happens to Rangers.

 

He knows this will have an affect on his budget for next season, he admitted they have already made a number of offers to players out of contracts already but on less money than last season.

 

Time for action, and provide clarity to all clubs and fans what will be happening next season.

View a Printer Friendly version of this Story.

Bookmark or share this story with:

SPL you are having a laugh?
Flower of Scotland (IP Logged)
01/05/2012 09:12
What do you think? You can have your say by posting below.
If you do not already have an account Click here to Register.

Sorry, only registered users may post in this forum.
We record all IP addresses on the Sportnetwork message boards which may be required by the authorities in case of defamatory or abusive comment. We seek to monitor the Message Boards at regular intervals. We do not associate Sportnetwork with any of the comments and do not take responsibility for any statements or opinions expressed on the Message Boards. If you have any cause for concern over any material posted here please let us know as soon as possible by e-mailing abuse@sportnetwork.net
 

Scottish Football Poll

What size of top division should we have

See results > Submit >>