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He Took His Time To Say It But ...

He's a lovely lad is Michael Owen, but after his half-hour interview on SKY TV, never think that Alan Shearer is boring ever again.

God forbid ... the 26-year old had the nation in slumber as (in true Shearer fashion) he skipped and dodged everything that was thrown at him. But one thing came out of it ... he is staying at Newcastle.

Freddy Shepherd: 'Michael is on a four-year contract with us and we do not see any reason why he will not see that out. It's a simple as that.'

This was the first time Shepherd has made a comment about Owen since the 17m transfer.

As for Owen? Well, he said the same: 'I signed a four year contract and I will be returning to Newcastle after the World Cup.'




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Date:Tuesday April 4 2006

Time: 7:06PM

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Surely he wants medals. he won't get them at newcastle
Ollie Sheehan
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05/04/2006 00:30:00

did anyone realy think shepard would dare let him go , with shearer going at the end of the season , he couldnt afford to let owen go as well , hed have been lynched , and would be unable to bring in replacements for both
COOP1407
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05/04/2006 08:26:00

He said he wants to get back playing Newcastle and England will sort itself out.
www.nufconline.co.nr
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05/04/2006 12:54:00

 

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