with exception of Southend,Colchester,Mk Dons and Scunthorpe all the clubs with similar or bigger losses last year are larger clubs than us and can withstand bigger losses than us, that is a bit worrying and suggests we may have to make more cutbacks, also MAY indicate that DC had a good budget and didn't spend it very wisely we should have been higher up the table.
How can Sunderland and Charlton afford to lose 10m? Crazy stuff.
These results are for the previous season i.e. the one before this last one when Sunderland were relegated. it would be interesting to know how much the Charlton owner has pumped into them given that he's apparently so hated he can't even attend this weekend's Play off final!!
I think the mere fact we never sold out last season so never filled the Mem is a significant factor. And before people say why would people come to watch us in a crap stadium playing crap football -!we struggled through DCs successful years to sell out. Even for games v Oxford Luton Portsmouth Sunderland we should have sold out completely and reaped the benefits of increased programme pasty and bar sales but we didn’t