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Comrades Lowe and Wilde Return

Comrades Lowe and Wilde Return

So the inevitable has happened. Rupert Lowe and Michael Wilde have returned to the club they love after some time in the wilderness, holding hands and promising everyone a tough ride to put things back on track, but ultimately a better future.

Lowe basically blames Wilde for the demise of the club in the past couple of years but don't worry they're firm buddies now and they're on a mission to firmly put the club back on the map. We the fans have been formally asked, in a somewhat regal way, to back the club and the board to the hilt throughout these difficult times and of course we will oblige in any way we can. We love Lowe, you see. Before he discovered us we were stuck in the dark ages in a dilapidated stadium. Our most expensive player cost 10p and we knitted our own kit. He turned us into a super-modern brand, floated us on the stock market, blessed us with corporate hospitality boxes full of highly respected businessmen with loads of money to spend and gifted us with a new manager every month. He is an icon, a saviour and we worship him and thank him for everything he has done for us.

As a result of this we are naturally thrilled to have him back in the fold. A shining light to lead us back to the promised land. Welcome back Rupert! Welcome back Michael! It's a good news day!

I think i bumped my head earlier. Before my concussion i was CONVINCED they were selfish businessmen whose only concern was protecting their investment. Let the asset stripping commence.

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Writer:Steve_Kingsland73
Date:Friday May 16 2008
Time: 11:57PM

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Well you definately hit the nail on the head of how much we can trust the two of them working together. I don't undestand what I heard on the radio though. Mr Illingsworth said that now ONE person is in charge (Lowe) it will bring unity to the club. Does he know something that we don't ? Maybe its already set for Lowe to stab Wilde in the back and so we will see Wilde go before the end of the year ? Whatever, we are stuck with Lowe, don't like him, can't trust him. We just have to hope that he keeps Pearson so that there is still some hope for the future for Saints. "Help us OB1 (oops) Pearson, your our only hope !!!"
Silver
17/05/2008 09:00:00
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When you think it can't get any worse? first Rupe comes back and then Pompey...........
paultsmouth
18/05/2008 21:52:00
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Not too bothered abt pompey to be honest. Got enough to worry abt here!
lateralus73
18/05/2008 23:23:00
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can't believe you stopped up! got to travel all the way down to your digs now!!!
mattyg
19/05/2008 00:53:00
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triffic weekend, wasn't it super saints fans.
blueape
20/05/2008 12:39:00
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Yes it has been a fantastic time for Stains fans.
eastneydave
20/05/2008 20:22:00
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Well at least BOTH of us saints fan wished you luck and congratulated you (as said in your Pompey forum) LOL. You know what they say, what goes around comes around, we're coming back up end of next season !!
Silver
21/05/2008 04:24:00
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No you won't Silver.
storagematt
21/05/2008 14:36:00
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We'll see !! Stranger things have happenned, just gotta look at Pompey to see that (well done for win, its good that it wasn't some big shot money loaded club thats always winnng everything)
Silver
22/05/2008 05:34:00
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Jesus you know have double the trouble. I really wish you good luck next season!
dazza71
07/06/2008 07:29:00
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