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Lee Hendrie Should Get Testimonial

Vital Villa asked if Lee Hendrie should be given a testimonial.

44% said no because players are paid enough without testimonials.

Over 50% said yes with 38% of them saying not only should he get one but that they would attend. 16% said he should but that they wouldn't go.

Only 2% said not if he is sold.




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The Journalist

Writer: J P Fear Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday June 9 2006

Time: 2:20PM

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I wonder what Lee will do with the proceeds if he gets his testimonial... Surely he doesn't need the money?
GaztonVilla
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09/06/2006 14:57:00

Give him his testimonial. No matter what has been said - he always gave 110%
xfranc
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09/06/2006 15:46:00

Think he would do so much better if he said the money was for a charity, that would get fans interested then, not going to pay to get him another porsche!
The Fear
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09/06/2006 15:49:00

For most players, a testimonial is a thank you for long service, so why shouldn't they keep the money from it? If you don't want to contribute, dont go !!
FEn_100
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09/06/2006 16:42:00

I think in years gone by that was the case but now days footballers are well minted and could easily show they have some credability by doing something positive like giving a large percentage of it to charity if not all of it.
sk1nner80
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09/06/2006 17:38:00

A thank you???? These players are on 20k a week or more, how much bigger a thank you do they need?
The Fear
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09/06/2006 20:02:00

There seems to be bad feeling developing between Lee and the club over this testimonial game. If he was promised one, which he obviously was, then Ellis/Stride should honour the commitment. Those who want to attend the game, do so, those who dont, stay away.
glensider
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10/06/2006 01:52:00

this saga ia embarrasing is not exactly the type of news you want when yiur trying to lure new plwyers to the villa.
south coast villain
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10/06/2006 11:32:00

A testimonial should only be used for exceptional circumstances,ie, a young player having his career cut short, or a one club only man. They pay alot to the PFA to look after their interests?
Fletch
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11/06/2006 15:04:00

 

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