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by chewbacca
Tue Jun 25, 2019 9:23 am
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Leicester Tigers up for sale for £60 Million
Replies: 174
Views: 20459

Re: Leicester Tigers up for sale for £60 Million

There are lots of reasons for selling a business. Being a major shareholder and not being able to shift an incompetent board might be a good reason to pull out.
by chewbacca
Tue Jun 25, 2019 9:09 am
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Leicester Tigers up for sale for £60 Million
Replies: 174
Views: 20459

Re: Leicester Tigers up for sale for £60 Million

Just had another thought - we are employing/paying another consultancy firm Zero Capital to find us a buyer or should I say " run a formal sales process". Will we take any notice of them and just wait for someone to knock on the front door and say can we buy you?? Lightning can strike twice - No up...
by chewbacca
Tue Jun 25, 2019 6:09 am
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Leicester Tigers up for sale for £60 Million
Replies: 174
Views: 20459

Re: Leicester Tigers up for sale for £60 Million

Current funding model can't compete as we have seen for 5 or more years. Governing body out-lawyered by wealthy owners so salary cap is a joke. Feels like the end of an era coming on.
by chewbacca
Fri Jun 14, 2019 10:10 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Peter Wheeler
Replies: 8
Views: 1428

Re: Peter Wheeler

Ian Cant wrote:
Fri Jun 14, 2019 8:31 pm
Congratulations Peter. I am sure you will do a great job.
+1
by chewbacca
Wed Jun 12, 2019 9:46 am
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Guinness threat to London Irish
Replies: 19
Views: 2598

Re: Guinness threat to London Irish

So, being cleared in court means nothing? Trial by media is all? He was indeed found not guilty of the charges, however a sponsor may decide that his behaviour and values as indicated by the social media messages disclosed is not compatible with their standards and then choose to withdraw sponsorsh...
by chewbacca
Mon Jun 10, 2019 3:53 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Next season
Replies: 16
Views: 3065

Next season

Currently we don't know the final coaching and squad make up and I have no lofty expectations for the coming season. So rather than fret and shove my BP through the ceiling I am going to sit back, cheer my team and enjoy the rugby whichever side is playing it.
by chewbacca
Sat Jun 08, 2019 10:12 am
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Match thread - 8th June 2019
Replies: 17
Views: 948

Re: Match thread - 8th June 2019

Watching this and Sarries recently we sure have a mountain to climb.
by chewbacca
Sat Jun 08, 2019 9:58 am
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Match thread - 8th June 2019
Replies: 17
Views: 948

Re: Match thread - 8th June 2019

Sarries. I think they have the more pragmatic game. Be hellish close though. Its a game that should be played for sure.
by chewbacca
Sat Jun 08, 2019 9:47 am
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Match thread - 8th June 2019
Replies: 17
Views: 948

Re: Match thread - 8th June 2019

Some very nice rugby being played. Noticeable determination to keep the ball alive.
by chewbacca
Tue Jun 04, 2019 12:08 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: New coaching structure?
Replies: 294
Views: 24266

Re: New coaching structure?

Can't see Borthwick not being in Japan with England. Still its another transition season so no need to hit the ground running.
by chewbacca
Sat Jun 01, 2019 9:28 am
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Weekend match thread - 31st May 2019
Replies: 96
Views: 2861

Re: Weekend match thread - 31st May 2019

Possibly a bit too much excitement for me. Where are the good old 5-3 wins
by chewbacca
Sat Jun 01, 2019 9:16 am
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Weekend match thread - 31st May 2019
Replies: 96
Views: 2861

Re: Weekend match thread - 31st May 2019

Indeed not. Defence looks a little like ours at the moment
by chewbacca
Sat Jun 01, 2019 9:00 am
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Weekend match thread - 31st May 2019
Replies: 96
Views: 2861

Re: Weekend match thread - 31st May 2019

Watching Chiefs get mauled by the Crusaders. O'Gara never played for us did he so would suit the anti ex-Tigers brigade. Wonder if he fancies a spell at Welford Road. Taufua on there bench.
by chewbacca
Mon May 27, 2019 2:25 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Spencer and White for England
Replies: 47
Views: 2873

Re: Spencer and White for England

Scott1 wrote:
Mon May 27, 2019 1:31 pm
Congratulations to both but my God that 23 is gonna get crushed!
Lets hope they learn more in defeat that they would in victory then.
by chewbacca
Mon May 27, 2019 1:15 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Spencer and White for England
Replies: 47
Views: 2873

Re: Spencer and White for England

Congratulations to both. A great learning experience and an honour.