A jet lagged David Gold has used his wide awake time in the middle of the New Zealand night productively by answering fans questions on twitter over 11,000 miles away from London’s East end. He answered questions including one bizarre one on fracking!
Q: Where do you think we’ll finish this season?
A: I would be disappointed if we didn’t finish in the top half of the table. dg
Q: What are your views on Fracking, David?
A: I’m massively in favour. It will create jobs and bring down prices. dg
Q: Any news on Winston Reid signing a new contract?”
A: As soon as Ihear, I will let you know. dg
Q: Is everyone fit and well over in NZ and of course your good self”
A: Apart from the odd knock, everyone including me are well. dg
Q: If we sell players can we then buy more on permanent deals
A: Yes. dg
Q: When is Valencia’s work permit hearing David?”
A: The process has started and we should hear within the next 10 days. dg
Q: DG, should we be expecting any more signings?”
A: Yes. Proberly loans or loans with a view to buy. dg
Q: Is Andy Carroll leaving? Why don’t you ever answer this one?
A: I have no reason to believe that Andy Carroll is leaving. dg
Q: David, could you please tell us why there is a need to change our crest.
A: It’s not a ‘need’ it’s an ‘opportunity’. dg
David also made a statement that “I know of no other PL club where fans have more influence. dg”