UK time is: 17:28:41
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Post Everton: Moyles on Nolan

Speaking to Sky Sports after today`s 0-0 draw with ourselves, David Moyes cleared Kevin Nolan of any malicious intent in his challenge on Victor Anichebe, that led to the Nigerian`s substitution and Nolan`s sending off. Moyes said:

"It was undoubtedly a sending off and undoubtedly a bad tackle and we've certainly got a sore boy in Victor Anichebe but I've not known Kevin Nolan to be that type of player. Whether he mistimed it and ended up with his two feet in or whether he got there late, it was a bad tackle.

We always accept apologies. That's football. I would like to think no footballer would actually go out to harm anyone else. I've been there before and played myself and don't think players do that. But you have to hold your hand up and say it was a bad tackle. You can't do anything else."




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



For the very latest Premier League odds

Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Ross Molyneux Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday February 22 2009

Time: 10:07PM

Your Comments

http://www.newsoftheworld.co.uk/multimedia/archive/00028/newcastle5_459x611_28347a.jpg Yeah, he's definatly aiming for the ball...
EvertonMike
Moyes was just being polite. It was a shocking, disgrace of a tackle.
toffeetower
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Newcastle United Articles

NUFC Fixture Changes For TV (Friday December 19 2014)

NUFC Influence Growing At Rangers (Friday December 19 2014)

Newcastle Upon Clyde (Friday December 19 2014)

Pardew - We Can't Let The Fans Down Again (Thursday December 18 2014)

Alnwick Picks Up Shoulder Injury? (Thursday December 18 2014)

Stats: Tottenham Hotspur v Newcastle (Wednesday December 17 2014)

Team Line-Ups - Tottenham v Newcastle (Wednesday December 17 2014)

Trio Of Concerns Ahead Of Spurs (Wednesday December 17 2014)

Archived Newcastle United Articles

List All TOTT Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Toon_NoMatterWot 249
2. PieMag 126
3. BLACKBOB 27 100
4. OldLeazes 78
5. thecorner 72
6. Mcnamee67 64
7. kevinpie 60
8. officemonkey 58
9. vin1892 53
10. Wilco 51

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Arsenal 4 - 1 Newcastle
Newcastle 2 - 1 Chelsea
Burnley 1 - 1 Newcastle
West Ham 1 - 0 Newcastle
Newcastle 1 - 0 Q.P.R.
WBA 0 - 2 Newcastle

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
5. Southampton 16 8 2 6 12 26
6. Arsenal 16 7 5 4 9 26
7. Spurs 16 7 3 6 -2 24
8. Newcastle 16 6 5 5 -4 23
9. Swansea 16 6 4 6 2 22
10. Everton 16 5 6 5 3 21
11. Liverpool 16 6 3 7 -3 21

Breaking League News

And the Next Defender To Be linked Is?
» Man Utd : 19/12/2014 17:23:00
Chelsea Employee Believes It`s Time to Leave
» Chelsea : 19/12/2014 17:17:00
Burnley Fixture Set For TV Coverage
» WBA : 19/12/2014 17:15:00
Ideye - Irvine's Hand In Imminent Danger
» WBA : 19/12/2014 17:12:00
United`s Carrick Clarifies the Situation
» Man Utd : 19/12/2014 17:11:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Spurs MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Alnwick 0%
Coloccini 0%
Williamson 0%
Haidara 0%
Dummett 0%
Colback 100%
Cabella 0%
Gouffran 0%
Pérez 0%
Sissoko 0%
Riviere 0%
Sub:-Armstrong 0%
Sub:-Anita 0%
Sub:-Vuckic 0%