Jump to content
Welcome to the new software - Please read! Read more... ×
Fans Focus - Non League football clubs
Sign in to follow this  
pabird

Bad Manners!!

Recommended Posts

Bad Mannered Footballers

 

Lots of chat in the media reference why? Are footballers (Rooney) not as well mannered as our cricket team or golfers?

Well! They used to be until a man called Don Revie encouraged his players to intimidate referees and linesmen

They would start the intimidation in the tunnel before the game and continue throughout the game

They were the first team to crowd around referees protesting about decisions etc.

 

The Don Revie Leeds team became the most hated side in England but the trend they started rolled on until its as you see it today, we even have managers from last seasons top three clubs attempting to intimidate referees prior to games (in the press conferences)

Do not blame young unsophisticated players like Rooney blame the FA for not having the bottle to stamp on the situation?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

You do like apportioning the blame don't you. But I am quite prepared to blame Leeds for almost anything.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.

  • Who's Online   1 Member, 0 Anonymous, 112 Guests (See full list)

×