Hello Hello and a very Happy New Year to all members.
Its been a couple of weeks since the last update due to holidays and man o man what the hell has happened over the last 3 weeks, heres a quick recap :-
Ally McCoist went to ‘Gardening Leave’ the day before the AGM with Kenny McDowall taking charge of the first team.
Ian Durrant was demoted from first team coach to look after the under 20’s team with Gordon Durie promoted to the first team coach.
The SFA rejected a bid from Mike Ashley to up his shareholding to 29.9%
We got humped at Easter road 4 – 0
George Letham, Douglas Park and George Taylor bought the 16% shareholding from Laxley Partners at 20p a share and are now the largest shareholders.
Our most promising young prospect Lewis MacLeod has been sold for a reported 1 million pound to Brentford….yes fooking Brentford…unbelievable !!!!!
It’s back to league action tomorrow with a home game against Dumbarton. Match will be shown in the Bear Pit via RTV with a 7pm kick off Baku time, come on down and have a new year swally.
It is also time to reflect on the 66 Rangers fans who died on Stairway 13 on the 2nd of January 1971, Absent nd will always be remembered.
This month sees our traditional Festive Raffle, can members pick up their tickets for selling asap and if anyone has any prizes raffle see one of the committee members.
Congratulations also go to member John Patterson who was bestowed an OBE in the New Years Honours list.
Here’s to 2015 being a better year for all us Bears
Baku Bears RSC