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    OSPREYSAINT wrote:
    joelster wrote:
    I have no respect for people who beak-off on Twitter. It's like they think its a private venting forum. Give me a break, show some respect to your employers- be a man, if you have issues go to the person and deal with it.
    Every time a guy does this it just makes me think -whats happening to the "raising of men" these days. We end up raising a bunch of whinging boys!!

    Then again, I've had way too much coffee this morning and not enough sleep so I may just be "extra grumpy"! Sorry for venting "online"- ha!
    I think the first four words were all that was needed.
    only jesting, hope I don't get three years for that!"
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Saints star hits out after move collapses

RYAN DICKSON (right of picture)

RYAN DICKSON (right of picture)

First published in Sport

FORGOTTEN Saint Ryan Dickson is “absolutely miffed” after missing out on a move to Crawley Town.

The newly-promoted League One side had been hoping to bring the out-of-favour left back to Broadfield Stadium this summer.

However, that would have likely meant a substantial pay cut for the 25-year-old.

In order to facilitate the move, Dickson, right of picture, had hoped to come to a settlement on the remainder of his St Mary’s contract, which has a year left to run.

But he could not reach an agreement with Saints.

Dickson, who is understood to have received wage increases as a result of the club’s promotions to the Championship and then the Premier League, now appears to be preparing to ride out the remaining year of his deal.

The defender has taken to social networking site Twitter to express his frustration at not getting a move.

He tweeted: “A business decision? Absolutely miffed! Looks like I’m stuck still watching premiership football for the season could be worse! Crazy”.

In response to a message from his former Brentford teammate, goalkeeper Ben Hamer, Dickson then added: “cant beat playing though mate frustrated ant the word! Just can't understand not wanted so let me play else where!”

For full story don't miss today's Daily Echo.

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