Blues Trust would like to put on record our sincere appreciation to Garry Monk and his team for a sterling run of results this last couple of months, culminating in Sunday’s excellent performance and Championship survival.
Jacqui Forster was a true friend of the ordinary football fan and a sworn enemy of those owners who dismissed their clubs’ fans as an irritant.
Staff, players and fans agree that fans have an important role.
The atmosphere at the Sheffield United game on Saturday was amazing. There is no better feeling than players, staff and fans all pulling together. When we ask the owners to talk to us, it is because we feel that we are a part of the club.
Supporters Direct will be holding a Members’ Day on Sunday May 20, in Birmingham.
Save the date if you are interested in standing for election to the Blues Trust Board or just want to find out more about the organisation.
We have been told that supporters groups will, as usual, be able to present awards to players at the end of the season. The provisional date for these awards to be presented is Tuesday May 1
There are lots of reasons why I shouldn’t be writing this. They’ll become more obvious as I go on, but in short what follows might just be a case of football fans’ blind optimism taking hold over reality. Nonetheless……