Many QPR fans have called for manager Mark Warburton to be given a contract extension after a photo of him eating lunch with chairman Amit Bhatia was posted online.
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Bhatia shared an image of him and Warburton dining together on his Twitter channel @Amit_Bhatia99, which sparked a frenzy from some R’s supporters on the social media platform.
Spot of lunch with the gaffer pic.twitter.com/i5pBDOmEOP
— Amit Bhatia (@Amit_Bhatia99) October 9, 2019
The 57-year-old, who had been out of work since being sacked by Nottingham Forest at the end of 2017, took the QPR manager’s job in May and has enjoyed a good start to his spell at the Kiyan Prince Foundation Stadium.
The R’s are currently ninth in the Championship with six wins from their first 11 matches, even though recent defeats to West Brom and Cardiff saw them slip out of the play-off position they occupied after beating Millwall last month. [via TransferMarkt]
With 18 league goals, they are the joint fourth-highest scorers in the division, behind Preston, West Brom and Fulham. [via Sky Sports]
These QPR fans on Twitter have been hugely impressed by the job Warburton has done so far:
Keep this man Amit cause he is putting a smile on every qpr fans faces.
— Michael O’Halloran (@franciso22) October 9, 2019
5 year contract?? Use your loaf @Amit_Bhatia99
— Rob Parslow (@tip4profit) October 9, 2019
Hope your negotiating a new contract
— Simon (@SimonW02) October 9, 2019
I hope you’re discussing a contract extension, he has brought the pride, passion and swagger back to W12. Also, over dessert finalising how we will sign Jordan Hugill in Jan. Bon apertif
— ken hampson (@kh010559) October 9, 2019
@MarkWarburton9 he thoroughly deserves it. Has given the club an identity again
— Paul Gibbons (@superhoops10) October 9, 2019
Nice spot of lunch it looks too. Tell him he’s doing well. And well done for finally getting the right kind of gaffer.
— Adam King (@TheLoneRanger00) October 9, 2019
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