The Fishy.co.uk Grimsby Town FC

RSS

Question of the Week

What is more important, result or style of football?

Result
Style of Football


 

"Restructuring - Not Cutting" Says Furneaux

By: Bill Osborne
Date: 07/06/2002

REPORTS today say that Grimsby Town chairman Peter Furneaux described the sacking of eight coaches from the Youth Programme as a "restructuring" not a part of the cost cuttings the club are currently undertaking.

The whole Junior and Youth team set up at Blundell Park is being reviewed and Director of Youth, Ian Knight, has not had his contract renewed and he has now left the club.

Mr Furneaux said the review and restructuring is being carried out because of the failure to produce first-team players from the current set up.

"This was never intended to be a cost cutting exercise - it has been a restructuring and I can assure all of the youngsters they need not worry about their future. Money has never been a factor."



Add To Facebook


This site is by the fans, for the fans, and we will consider articles on any subject relating to the Mariners whether it be related to current news, a nostalgic look back in the past, a story about a player, a game or games in the past, something about Blundell Park or football in general. Click here to submit your article!


Related Stories

Forum Latest
TitlePostsLatest Post
THE ICENIAN PREDICTION LEAGUE. WEEK 11400Les Brechin20/10 15:38
Morecambe (A) Predictions21promotion plaice20/10 15:36
FA CUP Draw73Simariner20/10 15:17
(Brexit) Japan wants a trade deal you say? 70Skrill20/10 15:10
NEW STADIUM22The Dogs Testicles20/10 14:42
Dembele83TAGG20/10 14:01
Change/add-a-letter/remove-one Word Game thread...29,623Biccys20/10 13:54
Word Association Game43,032topuphere66620/10 13:53
New Fishy Buster Game32Les Brechin20/10 13:14
Morcambe Roll Call16Simariner20/10 12:01

News  | Features  | Submit Article  |   | 
© 2017 TheFishy.co.uk