Sales of season tickets that are conditional on a meeting with a 'safety officer' and the signing of a contract restricting social media activity is not the way forward though. Surely this goes against everything we have learned about social media engagement and the new relationship brands have with their followers online?
What a curious 10 days or so it has been at Middlesbrough FC. It all started with manager Aitor Karanka storming out of a
It is nearly three years to the day since we took control of Charlton Athletic Football Club - and the time has come for us to step aside. The decision to pass the baton to someone new has not been taken lightly... It has been an honour to be so deeply involved in this great club for a short but significant time in its history.
The role of an owner is not an easy one - far from it - but as I saw back in 2011, there is no better reward than watching your club break records and secure silverware, in the knowledge that your backing made it all possible.