Events moved swiftly yesterday and by the evening, former Bury captain Chris Lucketti was named as the club’s 40th manager in their history. It has in a way felt like … Continue reading Chris Lucketti: The Right Appointment at the Right Time
The news broke from the club last night that both Lee Clark and Alan Thompson have belatedly been relieved of their management duties at Bury. In my opinion, this decision … Continue reading The Next Appointment Must Ditch Short-Termism
It would be exceptionally easy to characterise the eye-catching headline of this post as a knee-jerk reaction to the events of the past couple of days. The first thing I … Continue reading Bury Football Club Have No Identity
By now, you’ll have most likely seen the news that striker James Vaughan has left to join recently relegated Championship side Sunderland in a deal purported to be somewhere hovering … Continue reading The Vaughan Identity: Almost Impossible to ‘Replace’… So Don’t Try!
I should preface this piece by saying that I believe all three signings thus far are (at the very least) good players. That should be self-evident from this post but … Continue reading Rolling the Dice: Are Bury’s First Three Signings of the Close Season the Shape of Things to Come?
Last Friday, this season’s retained list was released by the club. I made my prediction on what it would be on the largest unofficial Bury message board as per below: The reality is … Continue reading The Retained List 2016/2017: What it Might Mean for Next Season
In a somewhat unexpected turn of events, Bury announced Lee Clark as their new manager on Wednesday afternoon after the club agreed a ‘compensation package’ with SPFL side Kilmarnock for his services on … Continue reading Churn! Churn! Churn! (To Everything Twice A Season)