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Jorges Journey cont'd

Jorges Journey cont'd

In the absence of any games for Jorges club we look at some interesting facts that have come out over the weekend.

In Todays Sunday Mercury, they carry a story and interview with the man himself. The interest point for all saddlers fans is the comments made about his departure. Whilst it is well documented that Jorge was homesick for his native Portugal, it may come as a surprise that Jorge was happy to stay a Saddler until the end of the season.

So why did Paul Merson let him leave, is this just another sign that the addictive personality needed to be liked and viewed as a nice guy. Perhaps it was just bad management. Was it a plan that went wrong when Lee Peacock went to Swindon having been sure to sign for us (according to Merse) or was it another case of wage cutting by Mr Bonser. Perhaps we will never know for certain, but whatever the reasons the decision has played a major part in the collaspe of the saddlers since Christmas.

Anyway things are going well for Jorge, as the league table stands promotion is within there grasp.
Próxima Jornada
Última Jornada

Beira-Mar 62
Aves 57
Leixões 55
Gondomar 50
Olhanense 48
Santa Clara 47
GD Chaves 46
Varzim 46
Vizela 41
Covilhã 40
Estoril 40
Feirense 38
Portimonense 38
Moreirense 36
Barreirense 31
Marco 28
Maia 24
Ovarense 22

Next fixtures 23-04-2006
Stª Clara - - Moreirense
Covilhã - - Aves
Beira-Mar - - Olhanense
Ovarense - - Varzim
Estoril - - Gondomar
Feirense - - Chaves
Maia - - Portimonense
Marco - - Barreirense
Leixões - - Vizela

Last weeks results
Varzim 0 2 Beira-Mar
Leixões 1 1 Estoril
Gondomar 3 0 Marco
Portimonense 0 2 Feirense
Aves 1 0 Maia
Vizela 1 0 Olhanense
Moreirense 3 0* Ovarense
Chaves 0 0 Stª Clara
Barreirense 1 0 Covilhã

Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Jorge's Jottings
Date:Sunday April 16 2006
Time: 3:51PM

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