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not a good read re Falcons
Discussion started by trummy200 , 23 March, 2020 21:12
not a good read re Falcons
trummy200 23 March, 2020 21:12
But it is the Daily Fail

[www.dailymail.co.uk]

but still a concern

Re: not a good read re Falcons
Wensleydale Falcon 23 March, 2020 21:24
This article could relate to any professional rugby club at this moment in time.

Appears to be playing more on the uncertainty of whether we get promoted or not.

Re: not a good read re Falcons
Leipziger 24 March, 2020 06:16
Quote:
Article
The RFU, together with PRL, should declare that the Falcons will be in the Premiership next season. At a stroke, that guarantee would go some way to easing the problems.

Very true, typical of rugby administrators to do a half-baked job. But no, "The season's over but we're going to leave you in limbo for a month, even though your business and loads of jobs depend on our decision."

Re: not a good read re Falcons
Rafpilot2000 24 March, 2020 09:49
It seems like the motivation for the article is to force the rfu to make a decision and confirm our promoted status. Equally it somewhat counters the whinge of Ealing as all clubs are struggling financially

Re: not a good read re Falcons
bigfecker 24 March, 2020 12:23
I have a feeling the Ealing thing is to do with the cut in funding, i.e. up the funding again for 3 years and we'll drop the case.

Re: not a good read re Falcons
eebagum 24 March, 2020 13:04
I wonder how many Papers the article sold-that’s all that concerns them.Using words like ‘could’ and ‘maybe’ and ‘perhaps’ and ‘might’ these days is common—it’s not news, it’s trying to sell a paper.
Wait until Semore or Dean make a Statement, then you can believe it.
Social Media of all kinds has so much to answer for.


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