DAVID SOUTHERN, the Hearts chief executive, has warned that the Tynecastle club may struggle to fulfil their remaining fixtures this season after a plea to have their registration embargo lifted fell on deaf ears.
Hearts are supposed to be having a nightmare.
A Hearts supporters' group says it has collected cash pledges from more than 4,000 fans willing to support a fan-backed buy-out of the Tynecastle club.
John McGlynn yesterday launched a passionate defence of his stewardship of Hearts in the face of mounting criticism from disgruntled supporters.
Under-fire Hearts manager John McGlynn has told club's supporters to be "realistic" before criticising his team.