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Bury boss Kevin Blackwell is unsure of his own future after his relegated side recorded a 3-2 home win over Yeovil.

Last Updated: 27/04/13 at 19:56

Kevin Blackwell: Edging towards Shakers exit

Kevin Blackwell: Edging towards Shakers exit

The Shakers have been relegated to League Two and need £1million of investment just to stay alive next season.

Jonson Clarke-Harris volleyed Bury into an early lead and added a second with a stunning 20-yard free-kick. Nicky Ajose then made it 3-0 to the Shakers with a quality finish.

Yeovil woke up after half-time, James Hayter heading home from a corner and Kevin Dawson adding a second in injury time.

Blackwell said: "I don't know what's going on at the moment. If new people come in they might not want me here anyway.

"I am sure of one thing. I will not be hanging around if we're struggling to get wages in and pay the players.

"That's not a way to run a football club and I won't stay if that happens.

"The players haven't got the credit they deserve and, as a manager, I feel myself and the club have let them down.

"The shame about it is I think we could've stayed up. But the way we're run at the moment, it's no wonder why we are where we are.

"It's a missed opportunity because we were good enough to stay up, but we didn't have the players because of the transfer embargo."

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think all those names linked to United exits make sense. Kagawa has never really looked like hitting the form he had at Dortmund and Fellaini is radioactive after last season (even though I think he's been unfairly singled out for criticism). Nani and Anderson have had more than their fair share of chances so they are done, and Hernandez deserves better than warming a bench.

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e'll be off to Spurs (or better) in January and I don't blame him. Looking forward to re-signing Grant Holt as his replacement though.

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