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  • "You can't allow supporters in for free til the end of the season Eileen......it's not exactly fair on the season ticket holders is it. Maybe as a 1 off though.

    Personal reasons.....he's a professional football who's been plying his trade at Bury for atleast 2 seasons now......it's not as though he's in Spain or something. All of a sudden (when he's not playing regulary) he says a few boo-hoos to the board about how unhappy he is with certain things....and hey presto, no problem Sweens you shoot off down south to Wimbledon a la Barker.....we're too soft a club at times."
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Sweeney tears up Bury contract

First published in Shakers Updates

BURY midfielder Peter Sweeney has torn up his contract and has left Gigg Lane by mutual consent.

The club confirmed on its website that the 28-year-old central-midfielder had decided to leave for personal reasons and had taken up a contract at League Two side AFC Wimbledon.

Sweeney arrived at Gigg Lane in August, 2010, and made a total of 95 appearances. He scored five times for the club, including last campaign’s goal of the season - a wonder strike at Walsall.

Youngsters Liam Boswell and Luke McCarthy have also left the club after their contracts were mutually cancelled.

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