I picked this up from the Sporting Life RL news pages in an article about Andy
Although RFL chairman Sir Rodney Walker last week revealed that, had Paris
finished bottom, they would not have been relegated, Goodway is anxious that
the club is put on a more secure footing.
Now I think everyone around here had speculated that if Paris *had* finished
bottom that they would not be relegated but to my knowledge this is the first
official acknowledgment of the fact.
What I want to know is when Walker *revealed* this fact where did he do so?
I was away for a few days last week so I may have missed it so if someone could
enlighten me I would be grateful.
I would also like to know what else he revealed (if anything) on this matter,
such as which (if any) club would have been relegated in place of Paris and
what would have happened to Hulls promotion.
Did Paris know about this arraignment? seems like they ought to have known so
they could plan for the future rather than be panicking over the threat of
With the RL's appalling record of administration I can't help thinking he made
all this up after the event with the benefit of hindsight knowing Paris were
safe and there were no awkward decisions to make.
Am I wrong?
Wigan RLFC - Simply the best -
but trying hard to become the worst :-(
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