Search

Barkingside boss: The worst performance in my time here

13:00 20 August 2014

Barkingside manager Matt Frew (Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Barkingside manager Matt Frew (Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO c/o 27 Plaiters Way, Braintree, Essex, CM7 3LR - Editorial Use ONLY - FA Premier League and Football League images are subject to DataCo Licencing restrictions

Frew blasts his players in dressing room

“It was the worst performance since I’ve been manager here,” blasted a very dejected Barkingside boss Matt Frew.

Barkingside were brought crashing back to earth in Bromley last night, on the wrong end of a 4-2 scoreline against Cray Wanderers.

Buzzing from their 4-2 home win over Brentwood at the weekend, Side took the lead after 10 minutes when John Bricknell struck.

However, that was totally against the run of play as Frew explained: “We were on the back foot as they had chance after chance. We scored totally against the run of play.

“We’re sitting mid-table on six points and we should have won that match,” he bemoaned, “but they just wanted it more than us.

“They were right up for it and deserved it, as I told their manager after the game.

The boss made his thoughts very clear to his players after the game. “It wasn’t very pleasant in that dressing room as you can imagine,” he said.

“It wasn’t pretty what I had to say, and not for publication, but I told them it was just not acceptable. Too many of them were off their game. We’ve taken a backward step and I hope it was just a blip,” he added.

“We’ll regroup in training on Thursday and I hope, really hope I can get this out of my system.

“I’ve tried since the end of the match, but I’ve not been able to as of yet,” he added.

0 comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Ilford Recorder visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Ilford Recorder staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Ilford Recorder account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

Latest Ilford Sports News

Yesterday, 18:30
West Ham United's Frank McAvennie scoring for West Ham against Oxford United at Upton Park

Lee Power remembers his fond childhood visits to Upton Park

Yesterday, 17:14
Plaistow's Christian McNeish will represent Team GB at the European Taekwondo Championships later this mont

Youngster part of young squad that will tackle continent’s best

Yesterday, 17:00
Leyton Orient's young duo Aron Pollock (left) and Sandro Semedo embrace after the full time whistle against Mansfield Town (pic: Simon O'Connor).

Brisbane Road club could use more of the youth team squad this weekend when they finish campaign at Huish Park

Yesterday, 16:30
Action from Essex under-18s win at Norfolk (pic: essexfa.com)

East Anglian U18s: Norfolk 2 Essex 3

Newsletter Sign Up

Most read sport

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Competitions

Kindle 7 inch tablet

Are you looking for a brand new gadget to help you stay connected on the go and make that long journey home a bit more entertaining? Look no further. MyOffers is giving you the chance to win 1 of 50 Kindle Fire 7” Display Tablets! That’s 50 times more chances to win, so hurry up and enter our competition today and you could be one of our lucky winners!

Yummy traditional afternoon teas for two

MyOffers is giving you the chance to win 1 of 50 Traditional Afternoon Teas for two at a location of your choice! That’s 50 times more chances to win, so hurry up and enter our competition today and you could be one of our lucky winners!

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Ilford Recorder
e-edition today

Subscribe