Porterfield slams Marsden for exit

May 27, 2004
By Alastair Himmer
TOKYO, May 27 (Reuters) - Pusan I-cons manager Ian Porterfield has criticised Chris Marsden for walking out on the South Korean club.

The ex-Southampton midfielder abruptly left South Korea last week because his wife had trouble settling in the country, a decision that angered Porterfield.

'Really, it was a shock to everyone at the club,' the former Chelsea boss said on Thursday.

'I told him to be patient and think about it and obviously we had a frank exchange. ...

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