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Video: Hibs Chief Exec Leeann Dempster Clashes with Jim White Whilst Defending Neil Lennon

Video: Hibs Chief Exec Leeann Dempster Clashes with Jim White Whilst Defending Neil Lennon

Hibs chief executive Leeann Dempster has clashed with talkSPORT host Jim White today, whilst sticking up for her manager Neil Lennon following last night’s Edinburgh Derby drama.

The game itself at Tynecastle was a bit of a damp squib, with neither side able to muster up a solitary goal, and most of the high octane action was saved for the sidelines, with Lennon sent sprawling to the ground after being hit by a one pound coin, whilst Hearts goalie Bobby Zlamal was on the receiving end of an attempted punch from a Hibs supporter.

As we told you this morning, Lennon’s ex-Celtic team-mate Gary Caldwell reckons the Northern Irishman ‘brings it on himself’, and that’s a narrative White seemed to be putting forth on his radio show.

However, he wasn’t about to get Dempster to agree with him as she stood firmly behind her manager:

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