Poyet has been under pressure at Sunderland.
The Black Cats’ boss, Gus Poyet, has been under pressure in recent weeks, with complaints coming to a crescendo after they lost 2-0 to League One’s Bradford City in the FA Cup 5th Round.
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Now he has published an emotional open letter on the club’s website as he bids to quell the growing calls for him to be sacked.
In the heartfelt plea, he says:
– “I think is time for me to write this letter to you, the fans”
– “Let’s make sure that we don’t let anyone to break our relationship, I promise you that I care”
– “The man responsible of the results of our team is me, I always said it and I will always accept my responsibility”
– “[I want] a recognition from the fans for my honesty, passion and professional work”
Does Poyet deserve to stay at Sunderland, or do they need a new man in charge? Let us know in the comments.