BBC Humberside fans forum round-up

02 May 2012 10:03
Our round-up of key talking points from Wednesday night's Fans forum held at Glanford Park by BBC Radio Humberside.

The event was held in the executive area at the stadium from 7-9pm, with Iron chairman Steve Wharton, general manager David Beeby and manager Alan Knill answering questions from supporters.Notable developments are:

AK confirms he has spoken to agent of Christian Ribeiro, released by Bristol City this week, about potential move to Iron. SW says has held talks with couple of prospective succesors as chairman, but interest has waned. Reiterates desire to step aside and hopes successor has local connection.

Club are considering future of reserve team, which may not enter league next season. AK are looking at ways of improving youth setup with aim of bringing through more players into first team. AK reiterates retained list will not be announced until after final game of season.

Will not speak to players until after game against Tranmere. AK says decision to stop using Lee Turnbull to scout opponents was down to finances. AK says he only signs a player having watched them. SW says he fully supports the planned supporters trust.


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