Friday, 22 October 2010
NW Business Interests Unite To Save Key Turkish Airlines Advertising Strategy
But he'll still go I think, 'cos he's had his feet held to the fire. I mean look at this picture from Weds game and note the correct use of the apostrophe. That's not the Stretford End we all know and love, is it? That somehow has a ....well, slightly more corporate feel don'tcha think? I think his rather low rent agent got stuffed by the PR machine of a large organisation who had fought the world class Spice Girls/Beckham PR machine to a high scoring draw some years before. That's gotta hurt and is no basis for a long term relationship.
Plus, of course, both the dressing room and the fans now detest him and no amount of goals are ever going to restore those relationships entirely.
But he's more likely to go in the summer than January. In either event, the club is going to make a fortune when he does go and he's passed up the chance to ever be the front man for a insurance company TV ad trying to project a subliminal message of reliability.
Addendum: final comment, via that weekly footie photoshop competition at the Guardian