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29th July 2008 23:52

New Board of directors at Mansfield Town fully support fundraising activities of Stags Fans United.
15 July 2008
Full story at mansfieldtown.net here


How to join SFU here. SFU is asking for a minimum donation of £100 in return for a vote in the supporters trust.


Mansfield Town's new owners back fans group SFU
CHAD.co.uk, 15 July 2008
THE new owners of Mansfield Town FC have come out and publicly backed fans group Stags Fans United (SFU).

Full story at CHAD.co.uk here

The recently formed SFU - a merger of the club's four main supporters groups the SSA, TM, SFFC and OSSC - aims to raise upto £250,000 to invest in the Stags, in return for a say in the running of the club.

It would like a seat on the board of directors and the chance to buy further shares in the club.

In a statement issued on Tuesday lunchtime the club said:

"We fully support the fundraising activities of Stags Fans United (SFU) and recognise they have raised over £40,000 so far, which we would welcome to be invested in the club.

"In return for this committment and as a sign of good faith we intend to work with, engage with and embrace the involvement of all supporters of Mansfield Town Football Club.

"It is our intention to appoint a supporter-director very soon.

"We also intend to speak with SFU with regards to purchasing additional shares in Mansfield Town Football Club.

"We encourage those supporters who have held back from supporting the SFU to now consider donating to the Trust so that the SFU can further invest in Mansfield Town Football Club."


Earlier stories here, here, here, here.


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