TITLE

SHEFFIELD UNITED'S decision to sack [...]

AUTHOR(S)
Martin Samuel
PUB. DATE
October 2013
SOURCE
Daily Mail;10/14/2013, p74
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
SHEFFIELD UNITED'S decision to sack David Weir on the day of England's match against Montenegro suggests the club's executive were in a mood to bury bad news. Unfortunately, getting relegated through two divisions to the foot of League One is a way of ensuring that all news, good or bad, pretty much buries itself.
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