Fans react to ‘Garry Monk nearing Swansea sack’ reports – ‘Football short-termism at its worst’

first_imgIs Garry Monk set to be sacked by Swansea City?Rumours on Monday suggested the Jacks manager is on the brink of the axe from the Liberty Stadium hotseat after falling out with the club’s board.36-year-old Monk was hailed as one of the country’s most promising young managers after guiding last season’s surprise package Swansea to an eighth place finish.They started this campaign in similar fashion, with summer signing Andre Ayew impressing and striker Bafetimbi Gomis scoring in each of the side’s opening four games of the season, but their form has since dropped off, with the Swans winning just one of their last eight games.Saturday’s poor 1-0 defeat to Norwich led to reports that the club had offered Monk support, in the form of a more experienced manager to work above him and aid the side through their difficult period – an offer the 36-year-old was said to have outright refused.And fans were furious when they woke up to Monday morning’s back pages, which claimed chairman Huw Jenkins is now ready to give the young Englishman the boot.Check out their reaction below… 1 Swansea manager Garry Monk last_img