Southampton - Bye Bye Burley!
UK time is: 10:54:30
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Bye Bye Burley!

George Burley left saints today as he took over the job at Scotland, a good move for all parties.

Burley had this to say: 'I'm very sad to be leaving Southampton, It will be a big wrench because it's a fanastic club, with fantastic facilities, some teriffic people, great bunch of players and some magnificent supporters.'

Burley has hardly been a fans favourite, especially after he failed in a bid for promotion and has had a poor season so far.

Saints now look to the future and some great names have been linked with the saints job. Mickey Adams could be the fans choice, As well as Jason Dodd, who has had some experience with Blue Square South side, Eastleigh.

Cheif Scout John Gorman and Assistant Jason Dodd have been put in charge at St.Mary's as caretaker bosses. They will take charge of the home cup tie against Bury and perhaps the home game against Norwich, just 3 days later.

More news to come!




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

The Journalist

Writer: Saint Aaron Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday January 24 2008

Time: 3:49PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Hearts fan here. Burley was great with us but his tenure was cut off in its prime. I think he will be welcomed by the Scotland fans. Apart from results (obviously) where do you think Burley went wrong with you guys? Do you think he is a good manager who was just unlucky or do you think he is rubbish and good riddance?
imcd
Report Abuse
24/01/2008 23:03:00

its real shame because he was doing a goodish job with limited help bit like our man brian laws
mick66owl
Report Abuse
25/01/2008 22:11:00

His tactics, subs, signings were mostly to blame for his faliure.
saint spud
Report Abuse
27/01/2008 12:30:00

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Southampton Articles

Mane Gets Burundi Call (Wednesday May 27 2015)

Audio - Koeman Talks Season & Europe (Wednesday May 27 2015)

Boruc Leaves + Five More Released (Tuesday May 26 2015)

Gardos Gets Romania Call (Tuesday May 26 2015)

Three Talk City Defeat (Monday May 25 2015)

Davis Talks City Defeat (Monday May 25 2015)

Koeman's Pride Despite Defeat (Monday May 25 2015)

Archived Southampton Articles

List All Vital Saints Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
4. Man Utd 38 20 10 8 25 70
5. Spurs 38 19 7 12 5 64
6. Liverpool 38 18 8 12 4 62
7. Southampton 38 18 6 14 21 60
8. Swansea 38 16 8 14 -3 56
9. Stoke 38 15 9 14 3 54
10. Crystal Palace 38 13 9 16 -4 48

Breaking League News

Andy King dies aged 58
Everton : 28/05/2015 09:00:00
Atsu says Everton goodbye
Everton : 28/05/2015 09:00:00
Like Fellow Greatest Coach Belichick No Galacticos
Chelsea : 28/05/2015
@VillasHerc - In The Dressing Room Before Arsenal
Aston Villa : 27/05/2015 21:03:00
QPR Eye Swindon Duo
Q.P.R. : 27/05/2015 20:34:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Man C MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
K Davis 67%
Clyne 0%
Fonte 0%
Alderweireld 11%
Bertrand 0%
Wanyama 0%
S Davis 0%
Long 0%
Djuricic 0%
Mane 11%
Pelle 0%
Sub - Ward-Prowse 11%
Sub - Elia 0%