Select a Team

Prev Game: Sky Bet League 2 Sun 15th May

prev game - Plymouth Argyle
team 1 score team 2
Plymouth 1 - 0 Portsmth

Next Game: Sky Bet League 2 Mon 30th May

next game - Plymouth Argyle
team 1 score team 2
AFC W'don 15:00 Plymouth

Sturrock: Reid sacking 'harsh'

Last Updated: 20/09/11 5:09pm

  • Share:
Sturrock: Slams Reid dismissal

Sturrock: Slams Reid dismissal

Sky Bet

    • Retrieving latest Sky Bet odds

Former Plymouth manager Paul Sturrock believes Peter Reid's sacking was "harsh", saying the manager was unlucky to be dismissed.

Sturrock, who spent six years at Home Park during two stints as manager, saw his Southend team defeat Plymouth 2-0 on Saturday, a game which turned out to be Reid's last in charge of the Pilgrims, and the Scotsman believes Reid was unlucky to be dismissed.

Sturrock told the Echo: "Peter put his own money into the club to help them and stayed there during circumstances which many other managers wouldn't have put up with.

"They said it was down to results, but I think that's quite harsh.

"It's strange timing too because they're not sure who is going to be owning the club and I would've thought it would've been better to have someone experienced in charge."

  • Share:

Most Popular

Features

VOTE: L2 Player of the Season

VOTE: L2 Player of the Season

Who was your PFA Fans' Player of the Season in Sky Bet League Two? Vote for your favourite now...

The play-off 'curse' of third

The play-off 'curse' of third

History was made in the Football League play-off semi-finals as all the best-placed teams were beaten for the first time.

League Two play-off guide

League Two play-off guide

We examine the League Two play-offs as Accrington, Plymouth, Portsmouth and AFC Wimbledon battle for a place in League One.