Report This Message
Are you sure you want to report this post?

Re: To Saracens fans
Posted by: MarchingIn
Date: 21/01/2020 03:58
A different version of Saracens can make it back to the Premiership, and can now be welcomed without reservation when they do.

Like Mike Brown once said everyone did, I hated Saracens - not the coaches or the players or the fans, but the whole 'the reason we win all the time is because we have a superior ethos and care more about our players' thing. It just seemed so smug, and, I always suspected, false. When that turned out to be correct, the -35 points seemed like an insufficient penalty to me and did nothing to temper my dislike.

Things are truly different now. I am pretty sure that the "Nigel did nothing wrong" brigade will melt away faster than a snowball in the Sahara when it comes to November games in front of a couple of thousand, and the real rugby fans who see relegation through will have the respect of us all. I think you will find yourselves very much welcome back when a new incarnation of Saracens rises from the ashes.

You may optionally give an explanation for why this post was reported, which will be sent to the moderators along with the report. This can help the moderator to understand why you reported the post.
Name:
Email:

We record all IP addresses on the Sportnetwork message boards which may be required by the authorities in case of defamatory or abusive comment. We seek to monitor the Message Boards at regular intervals. We do not associate Sportnetwork with any of the comments and do not take responsibility for any statements or opinions expressed on the Message Boards. If you have any cause for concern over any material posted here please let us know as soon as possible by e-mailing abuse@sportnetwork.net