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Stephen Bradley has rewarded the Rovers board for their patience

Stephen Bradley has rewarded the Rovers board for their patience

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Stephen Bradley has rewarded the Rovers board for their patience

They are the banners which, to those who created them, made perfect sense at the time but, in time, appeared to be ludicrous.

In Dublin, there was the bedsheet and paintjob from a fan who was unenthusiastic about Jack Charlton's appointment as Ireland manager in 1986: "Go Home Union Jack".

There was the infamous one from an angry Manchester United fan unhappy with their form, and their manager, in 1989: "3 YEARS OF EXCUSES AND IT'S STILL CRAP … TA RA FERGIE".


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