Vital Football

Latest Aldershot Town News

Azeem Deadlines Was Extended Tuesday

Azeem Deadlines Was Extended Tuesday

Kris Machala has revealed that Shahid Azeem failed to meet the deadline on taking the majority shareholding at the club, so it was extended in the hope that a deal to secure the future of the club could be completed.

Unfortunately on deadline Craig Stanley tweeted that the players had again not been paid.

'Good start to summer back home check my balance to see if we've got paid and we haven't what a joke'

The news was quickly picked up by the national media and the BBC carried quotes from Shahid Azeem who said the situation would be explained to the players.

It hasn't stopped the fall out, with Kris Machala saying.

'As always, I have this club at heart and every decision is with a view to doing the best for the club's survival. We do not have any more time for talk about funding the club. Someone has to provide evidence they have the funds to take on the club's liabilities. That has not been done to date.'

Another part of the fall out was Andrew Mill's resignation, despite only being in the role since January.

He described the entire situation as 'ridiculous' and explained the reasons for his resignation.

'I am now being asked to make assurances and promises to players, staff and company creditors who remain unpaid that I simply have no authority to either confirm, nor have any evidence to believe. I remain seriously concerned about the immediate insolvency of the business and recent public assurances of Mr Machala to fund the business through the transition period without any evidence of the ability to do so.'

A lot of fans will point back to the point where Kris Machala blocked a move for a proposed share issue, because his plans so far unfortunately for the club simply haven't come to fruition.

Apply To Be A Site Editor

Win FREE pizza with Vital Football!
Select your team and get 50% off if they score twice.
www.papajohns.co.uk/football



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Site Staff
Date:Friday May 3 2013
Time: 12:42AM

Best of Vital Network

Login to post a comment

Recent Aldershot Town Articles

Archived Vital Shots Articles

Vital Shots articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Shots
Write For Vital Shots
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Rotherham MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Young24%
Herd8%
Tonkin6%
Lancashire8%
Vincenti6%
Bradley6%
Mekki6%
Stanley8%
Hall6%
Rose6%
Rankine8%
Sub:-Reid8%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
C Cheltenham 46 30 11 5 101 57
2 Forest Green 46 26 11 9 89 27
3 Braintree 46 23 12 11 81 18
4 Grimsby 46 22 14 10 80 37
5 Dover Athletic 46 23 11 12 80 22
6 Tranmere 46 22 12 12 78 17
7 Eastleigh 46 21 12 13 75 11
8 Wrexham 46 20 9 17 69 15
9 Gateshead 46 19 10 17 67 -11
10 Macclesfield 46 19 9 18 66 12
11 Barrow 46 17 14 15 65 -7
12 Woking 46 17 10 19 61 3
13 Lincoln 46 16 13 17 61 1
14 Bromley 46 17 9 20 60 -5
15 Aldershot 46 16 8 22 56 -18
16 Southport 46 14 13 19 55 -13
17 Chester 46 14 12 20 54 -4
18 Torquay 46 13 12 21 51 -22
19 Boreham Wood 46 12 14 20 50 -5
20 Guiseley 46 11 16 19 49 -23
R FC Halifax 46 12 12 22 48 -27
R Altrincham 46 10 14 22 44 -25
R Kidderminster 46 9 13 24 40 -22
R Welling United 46 8 11 27 35 -38
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Aldershot Town Results (view all)

Aldershot Town Fixtures (view all)