Millward Suspension - Fans' Reaction

As many as 2,500 St Helens fans stayed behind for over an hour after the club's 62-0 home victory Challenge Cup round five win, to show their support for suspended coach Ian Millward.

During the game agianst York, sections of supporters held aloft pictures of Millward and led chants of "Sack the Board". Around one third of the crowd refused to leave after full-time, in a show of displeasure with the actions taken by the Chairman and the Chief Executive.

Despite a two hour disciplinary hearing held on Thursday night, there has still been no official announcement by St Helens regarding Millward's fate. Further news is expected on Monday.

Reports from UK press:

Fans support suspended Millward by Dave Hadfield of The Independent

Saints fans protest over Millward on BBC Sport website