Sitting Tenants


Ian began writing Twohundredpercent in May 2006. He lives in Brighton. He has also written for, amongst others, Pitch Invasion, FC Business Magazine, The Score, When Saturday Comes, Stand Against Modern Football and The Football Supporter. Ian was the first winner of the Socrates Award For Not Being Dead Yet at the 2010 NOPA awards for football bloggers.

You may also like...

5 Responses

  1. Did this guy pass a “Fit and Proper Persons Test”, or is that a silly question?

  2. jeef_boner says:

    Got to feel sorry for the poor sods. Shame on the criminal chairman though. What an absolute tosspot.

  3. Rob Bernard says:

    How many more times is this going to happen to a club?

    Chairmen or owners like Connett are a cancer on the game. Don’t let them in in the first place.

    Fans have got to realise that they need to be pro-active and set up Supporters Trusts to try and get shares and a place/s on their respective boards or try and own it totally.

    People promissing to bankroll clubs are no answer. Fans need to wake up to the reality that you can’t spend more than you bring in, even if it does mean slow progress.

    It leads to far more hapiness in the long run.

  4. Josh walker says:

    I love mike Connett

  1. June 2, 2009

    […] Northwich Victoria – May Barely surviving and at one point locked out of their stadium by the previous owner, the club is finally forced into Administration. (9) […]

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>