Hall fury at Boro call off

Last updated : 06 February 2003 By Martyn Elliott

"To call one game off is bad enough but when you postpone two in a week, it ceases to be a joke. I think Steve Gibson and Keith Lamb owe Newcastle United an apology at the very least," Sir John told the Journal.

"The forecast was for frost and there was the opportunity to prepare properly. You have to wonder whether this is down to bad management or down to Boro treating us with disrespect."