Smurthwaite gives Page a clean slate

Smurthwaite gives Page a clean slate

Chairman Norman Smurthwaite has told Signal Sport that manager Rob Page will be allowed to work “without any handcuffs of anything to do with the past.”

Smurthwaite said that would include naming his own backroom staff and even releasing under contract players that he doesn’t want in his squad.

He added that Page has had to work with some “pretty tight restraints” but that “I’m going to back Rob.”

You can listen to the interview below – click play to listen: