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#1 League Express

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Posted 20 September 2013 - 04:29 PM

Hull FC owner Adam Pearson has issued a statement apologising to the club's supporters after Thursday night’s play-off defeat to Huddersfield Giants.

“On behalf of the club, I want to apologise unreservedly for the embarrassing performance that was produced in our play-off fixture last night," said Pearson.

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#2 Blind side johnny

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Posted 20 September 2013 - 04:56 PM

So when does he sack the coach then?


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#3 Saintslass

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Posted 20 September 2013 - 05:40 PM

So when does he sack the coach then?

He should sack half the team, never mind the coach.



#4 jackknife

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Posted 20 September 2013 - 05:42 PM

Hasn't he also said he would refund the fans that paid to watch it by knocking the amount paid off there next season ticket?
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#5 Old Frightful

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Posted 20 September 2013 - 05:57 PM

Hasn't he also said he would refund the fans that paid to watch it by knocking the amount paid off there next season ticket?

He has indeed.

 

Whether or not I get reimbursed for the hospitality suite I hired remains to be seen.


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#6 Larry the Leit

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Posted 20 September 2013 - 07:35 PM

He has indeed.

Whether or not I get reimbursed for the hospitality suite I hired remains to be seen.


Results and performances are not guaranteed. I hate it when the suits come out with this kind of nonsense.

The fact that you were daft enough to take hospitality just means you're daft.
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#7 Southerner

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Posted 20 September 2013 - 07:55 PM

Whilst I agree that it's ultimately the players responsibility to perform, it's the coaches job to prepare the players, make the transfers and pick the right team. Peter Gentle has IMO done a dreadful job in all three of these areas. He's made a number of poor signings and has failed to get the best out of a decent squad which is, I assume, costing them right up to the salary cap. Adam Pearson should be apologising to the fans not for the poor showing but for continuing to persevere with a manager who is clearly not going to bring them the success that a big club like Hull FC need.

#8 RLDave

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Posted 20 September 2013 - 08:28 PM

Hasn't he also said he would refund the fans that paid to watch it by knocking the amount paid off there next season ticket?

Will he also do that for the Wembley trip?
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#9 Old Frightful

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Posted 20 September 2013 - 09:14 PM

Results and performances are not guaranteed. I hate it when the suits come out with this kind of nonsense.

The fact that you were daft enough to take hospitality just means you're daft.

So, what does the fact that you were daft enough to believe me mean?


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#10 chuffer

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Posted 20 September 2013 - 09:56 PM

Lol

#11 Larry the Leit

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Posted 21 September 2013 - 08:23 AM

So, what does the fact that you were daft enough to believe me mean?


It means nothing.
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#12 Just Browny

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Posted 21 September 2013 - 08:36 AM

Teehee


Edited by Just Browny, 21 September 2013 - 08:36 AM.

I can confirm 30+ less sales for Scotland vs Italy at Workington, after this afternoons test purchase for the Tonga match, £7.50 is extremely reasonable, however a £2.50 'delivery' fee for a walk in purchase is beyond taking the mickey, good luck with that, it's cheaper on the telly.


#13 deluded pom?

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Posted 21 September 2013 - 11:38 AM

Snigger.

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