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Pompey handed winding up order!!!

Pompey handed winding up order!!!

There was Mark Jacob talking to The Guardian this morning about things 'turning around' etc. and this afternoon both sky sports and the BBC have announced that Pompey have been issued, and on December 23rd, a winding up order from HM Revenue & Customs!

Pompey suffer new blow: sky sports - here.

Portsmouth faces wind up petition: BBC - here.

I do not really know what more I can say, this is a Happy New Year present isn't it...

PLAY UP POMPEY!


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Writer:pompeyrug
Date:Wednesday December 30 2009
Time: 2:07PM

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Now just watch the players leave the sinking ship in their droves...And who can blame them!
pentonpompey
30/12/2009 14:13:00
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Nobody could blame them, Penton. And Avram Grant too I shouldn't wonder. This is the stuff that nightmares are made of. Why have these muppets taken over our club if all they can do is destroy it?
tracyc
30/12/2009 14:15:00
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I think it was already destroyed before SAF and Al Mirage came along. PUP
NorfolknBlue
30/12/2009 14:19:00
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spot on Norfolk, i think we DO have to be fair, maybe these guys are not doing what we would have hoped they had but the previous administration WERE the ones that got us into this ***** so lets be somewhat fair..
pompeyrug
30/12/2009 14:20:00
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the premier league will jump in, they will not want 'the best league in the world' soiled like this but they WILL be desperate for us to go down - as i suspect they have been for some time...

certainly another nail in the coffin, only a couple more needed - happy new year guys!
pompeyrug
30/12/2009 14:20:00
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Yes its true, it was Sacha that got us into this debt. I just don't understand why two lots of new owners have stepped in saying they were going to move the club forward, and yet this happens. And that's despite a whole summer of due diligence, so it can't be the case that nobody knew how bad things were.
tracyc
30/12/2009 14:23:00
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I don't think that anyone will leave unless an offer comes in, as long as they are being paid ...
wellyit
30/12/2009 14:27:00
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Don't panic dear, it's only an order
UKTony
30/12/2009 14:35:00
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Sorry, just trying to lighten the mood
UKTony
30/12/2009 14:35:00
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You can't mess with the tax man. Serious implications if can't sort this out. Hard to imagine the transfer embargo will be lifted but many players may choose to go elsewhere. Dark days indeed.
storagematt
30/12/2009 14:40:00
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