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Poll: Should Davy Fitz stay on as Waterford manager?

The ex-Clare player has been in the job for the past four years and has admitted he will consider his future following his side’s loss to Kilkenny.

Davy Fitz is unsure if he will continue as Waterford manager.
Davy Fitz is unsure if he will continue as Waterford manager.

FOLLOWING HIS SIDE’S loss to Kilkenny yesterday, Waterford hurling manager Davy Fitzgerald was in reflective mood.

After he saw his side lose 2-19 to 1-16 against Waterford, Fitzgerald told reporters: “I hope it won’t be the end of me. I’d like to think not. Some of ye might be delighted to get rid of me, but I am hoping I’ll be back.”

Despite their loss, Fitzgerald’s side put in a respectable performance against the Leinster champions, continually fighting back when a rout appeared to be on the cards.

The manager consequently praised his team’s attitude during the game, before adding, in relation to his future:

“Whether I am there next year or not, I don’t know. I couldn’t say more than enough about them giving me everything.”

So what do you think? Should Davy Fitz take an extended break from management, or should the ex-Clare player be given more time at Waterford?


Poll Results:

No, he's taken them far enough. (392)
Yes, he deserves more time. (339)


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