Stevenage boss Darren Sarll blasts – ‘I don’t listen to negative people’

PUBLISHED: 13:57 03 January 2018 | UPDATED: 13:57 03 January 2018

Stevenage FC manager Darren Sarll. Picture: Danny Loo

Stevenage FC manager Darren Sarll. Picture: Danny Loo

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Stevenage boss Darren Sarll gave a defiant response after his side started 2018 with a bang as they beat Cheltenham Town 4-1.

Stevenge supremo Sarll is defiant. Picture: Danny LooStevenge supremo Sarll is defiant. Picture: Danny Loo

The win was the second in 12 Sky Bet League Two games for Boro but the 34-year-old insists he hasn’t been listening to criticism.

Sarll said: “I don’t know about any criticism. I don’t listen to negative people.

“I listen to my chairman who is very supportive and I’m trying to help alongside Phil Wallace and Glenn Roeder to build a proper football club that can sustain itself for many years to come.

“If people want to shout things at me they can always come and speak to me one-on-one, no problem, I’m always willing.”

Sarll stressed the club always comes before himself, adding: “I manage like I’m going to be here for 10 years. Whether people want me here for 10 days, 10 hours or 10 years, I don’t care.

“I’m here and I’m not going anywhere.”

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