Vital Football

Latest Bristol Rovers News

What Went Wrong?

What Went Wrong?

I sit here writing this with a tear in my eye knowing that the club my dad brought me up to support and love has dropped out of the Football League, if he was alive today I know I would be shedding a tear with him.

I really felt for Clarke yesterday, he was given less than a quarter of the season to save our season, he looked truly upset in his interview and watching it made me feel very sorry for him. I followed it up by watching the Higgs interview which left me feeling angry.

The club has been poorly ran for years now and yesterday it finally caught up with us and we were relegated. During the 90 minutes of football very few of the players looked like they cared, Steve Yates showed more passion in his 30 second bust up with one of Mansfield's players than most did all season. We want players with passion who care for the club, not over paid pre-madonna's on long term contracts. Three year contracts have to be a thing of the past.

Bottom line is we were not good enough, but the questions everyone wants to know is why?

A club our size going into non league is a massive shock to everyone not just Rovers fans, you can see the reaction all over the media. It doesn't feel like 'our club' any more and it hasn't for a long time, I'm just truly gutted.

We need answers and people have to held accountable for how poorly the club is ran from top to bottom, PR is shocking and somewhat embarrassing at times. We were told on a numbers of occasions "We are in this together" well it didnt feel that way. Things have to and must change for this club to bounce back. Will it change? no it wont and that's the saddest thing of all .



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Lenny 1883
Date:Sunday May 4 2014
Time: 2:27PM

Comments

0
Good read Lenny, things do need to change. I have zero confidence in this board getting us out of this mess.
one team in bristol
04/05/2014 15:05:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Bristol Rovers Articles

BBC Report - League 1 Details For 2017

The BBC's Price of Football annual survey was released this week, and their investigation shows that the price of League One football has only slightly reduced compared to 2016/17.

Darts Legends on Show at Bristol Rovers 

The most entertaining duo in the world of professional darts will appear together for an evening of unrivalled sporting entertainment at Bristol Rovers FC in 2018.

New Sky Bet Deal For The EFL

It was confirmed earlier today that the EFL had signed a new and improved sponsorship deal with Sky Bet.

Attendances Continue To Rise In The EFL

The EFL have released figures for attendances so far in 2017/18 and they show a rise on figures from the same time last season.

Archived Vital Bristol Rovers Articles

Vital Bristol Rovers articles from

Site Journalists

Lenny 1883
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Rovers Vs AFC Wimbledon
Suggested By: Vital Gas
Rovers Win50%
Draw50%
AFC Wimbledon Win0%
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Bristol Rovers Results (view all)

Bristol Rovers Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Gas Gas Gas11
2.Lenny18837
3.russgas7
4.Homer Simpson7
5.wickwar gas5
6.COYB4
7.Rusty Gas4
8.Ashton Gas4
9.Widnes Gas3
10.one team in bristol3
Write for Vital Football