Date:Monday March 18 2013
Yesterday afternoon, Brighton boss Gus Poyet was celebrating a superb 3-0 victory over Palace, but his interview afterwards was interesting to say the least.....
The question was put to Poyet when interviewed after the game on BBC Radio 5 Live and reportedly didn't rule out a move to the Madejski Stadium. I didn't hear the exact quotes from Poyet in that interview, but I managed to find these quotes after the game from The Argus:
'If you need to leave, your last game at the football club, this is the perfect way to leave and to finish a career. This is a day to stop time and stay here forever. I'd like to finish a season like this.'
After I read that first sentence, the good ole' cliche that is 'no smoke without a fire' comes to mind. A lot of the tabloids are saying that director of football Nicky Hammond is a personal admirer of the former Spurs assistant manager, who is reportedly on the five-man shortlist.
Many are saying that if Poyet was to move to the Madejski it would be a sideways move, which is likely to be true in some senses. However, I think he would have better resources under Anton compared to Brighton and would probably have a better chance of going back up, with no offence to Brighton whatsoever.
I would personally be very keen to have Poyet appointed as the manager, for more long-term than short-term measures. Hopefully it would allow him to change our footballing philosophy and give us more of a chance to compete in the Premier League if were to bounce back to the Prem.
Wiki page: Gus Poyet
Date:Monday March 18 2013
The Opposition View - Norwich (Friday November 28 2014)
Team news: Norwich vs Reading (Thursday November 27 2014)
Gaffer joins Twitter! (Thursday November 27 2014)
Pearce red appeal rejected (Wednesday November 26 2014)
Reading to appeal red card (Tuesday November 25 2014)
Under 21s victorious in cup (Tuesday November 25 2014)
Gunter backs the manager (Monday November 24 2014)
Pearce shocker costs Royals in another defeat (Saturday November 22 2014)
Adkins slams poor away form (Saturday November 22 2014)
Stats: Cardiff v Reading (Saturday November 22 2014)
|13. Sheff Wed||18||4||10||4||-2||22|
|16. Leeds Utd||18||5||5||8||-5||20|
|Halford Extends Loan Spell
» Brighton : 28/11/2014 22:02:00
|Rate the Ref: Millwall at home
» Bournemouth : 28/11/2014 21:06:00
|LUFC Former keeper released by Crawley
» Leeds Utd : 28/11/2014 20:24:00
|LUFC Striker admits he has no future at Leeds
» Leeds Utd : 28/11/2014 20:16:00
|Vital Preview: Watford v Cardiff
» Cardiff : 28/11/2014 20:13:00