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    Glory moving to HQ

    Little birdie just told me that Perth Glory will be moving into what used to be the Force Superstore down at HQ.

    It seems a bit of an axe went through the Force admin last week, so I am assuming the ARU have the reins now.

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    Not just admin - local medical staff too. Am really pissed off about that given the years of exemplary service and support those staff have given. "Investing in People" doesn't seem to be part of the new ethos. Guess that's what happens when the bean counters are in charge.

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    The Glory have been using the offices and gym facilities at Underwood Avenue for a year or so, I thought.

    Continuation of the take-over by soccer!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Alison View Post
    Not just admin - local medical staff too. Am really pissed off about that given the years of exemplary service and support those staff have given. "Investing in People" doesn't seem to be part of the new ethos. Guess that's what happens when the bean counters are in charge.
    Nails in the coffin?

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    Quote Originally Posted by FingerTips View Post
    Nails in the coffin?
    Could be. They are clearly desperate to slash and burn everything bar the bare bones in the quest to remain financially afloat.

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    Medical staff is an interesting one to cut.
    Can see the sense in admin though; that can be outsourced.

    Glory moving in is great too. They pay rent and tops up the accounts that are bit more.
    This isn't nessecarily a sign of impending doom.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jono View Post
    Glory moving in is great too. They pay rent and tops up the accounts that are bit more.
    This isn't nessecarily a sign of impending doom.
    Completely agree, given the mentality of the two sports, they probably don't compete ... so it's normal team sports on rectangular pitches v the funny rubbish on round pitches !

    Combining the medical staff makes sense and saves money, plus similar injuries. Just need the right balance if both teams are on the road ...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Kev View Post
    plus similar injuries.
    Rugby player dont trip over blades of grass and then flop around like untrained seals.

    Soccer medical staff wouldn't have much experience with neck injuries or concussions.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jono View Post
    This isn't nessecarily a sign of impending doom.
    The sky is falling...

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    Quote Originally Posted by jargan83 View Post
    The sky is falling...
    that only happened due to faulty workmanship on the Truman Show

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    Apparently Perth Glory took it upon themselves to put up a heap of Glory Signage across the old Force Superstore where their office have been located to, only to have Mr Sinderberry tell them in no uncertain terms to get rid of it as they are only there as a temporary measure

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