We'll back Hargreaves - Gulls

Vice chairman Alex Rowe says he will give new boss Chris Hargreaves all the funds he needs to keep Torquay in the Football League.

Last Updated: 13/01/14 at 12:17

Chris Hargreaves: Has funds available to him

Chris Hargreaves: Has funds available to him

Bet £10 Get £30

Daily Offers And Promotions. Join Now & Bet £10 and Get a £30 Free Bet

The return of the Gulls' former captain began with a 2-0 victory at AFC Wimbledon on Saturday, and as they prepare to host rock-bottom Northampton in a crucial match this weekend Rowe explained that every penny possible will be heading Hargreaves' way.

"We always attempt to give our management team the most money we have at our disposal," he explained. "All we are interested in is getting the best football team we can.

"Clearly there are limitations to that but we will be doing all we can to provide some additional funds for Chris."

Hargreaves was appointed on Monday having been first-team coach at Championship side Bournemouth and Rowe explained just why they he was the right fit for the Plainmoor club.

"We felt, although we had a wide range of extensive candidates on the long list, clearly in the position we are in we needed someone who understood how this club works and the culture of the club.

"Chris helped create that culture when he was here as our captain a few years ago. We need to hit the ground running and we don't have too long to be learning how things work here.

"Chris understands both our strengths and indeed our limitations and that was important to us. When he expressed an interest in the job we worked hard to make it happen."

Bet £10 Get £30

Daily Offers And Promotions. Join Now & Bet £10 and Get a £30 Free Bet

Related News

Most Commented

Readers' Comments

T

his is brilliant! All these years of moral ambiguity, grey areas of offence and context..now we have a simple, easy to follow guide to right and wrong. What did you do today? I kicked the face off a panda . Oh well, you didn't rape, kill anyone or abuse a minor, knock yourself champ.

megabrow (cufc)
Redknapp leaps to Mackay defence

I

wonder if he'd feel the same way if he wasn't a white, non-jewish heterosexual male. Because Mackay has basically insulted everyone else!

Jay_D
Redknapp leaps to Mackay defence

C

heers Harry. I was wondering if he'd murdered anyone

Ezy_Rider
Redknapp leaps to Mackay defence

Footer 365

England boss Roy Hodgson sets his sights on winning Euro 2016

Roy Hodgson has put England's awful World Cup display behind him and has set his sights on winning Euro 2016.

Malky Mackay apologises for offensive texts while Cardiff manager

Malky Mackay has issued an official apology for sending offensive text messages during his time as Cardiff manager.

Dutch Eredivisie: Ajax v PSV preview

Ajax hope to steal a march on title rivals PSV when the two sides clash at the Amsterdam ArenA on Sunday, live on Sky.

Mail Box

More Fan Mail For Football365...

'Just p*ss off with your righteous indignation will you. W*nkers.' There's a lot of anger going around for what should have been a sleepy Friday afternoon at F365 Towers...

Man United: One Game To Save Season

They have one match to convince decent players that they are worth joining - over to you, Louis. We also have mails on Malky Mackay, Mario Balotelli and Tim...

© 2014 British Sky Broadcasting Ltd. All Rights Reserved A Sky Sports Digital Media property