UK time is: 05:28:28
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Butt sticks to his guns

Speaking for the first time since our relegation, his second as a Newcastle player (albeit playing for Brum at the time), Nicky Butt has spoken of his sadness but says he has absolutely no regrets about swapping Old Trafford for SJP.

Butt was also candid over his desire to see Alan Shearer appointed to the manager's role. The Ginger Warrior said:

"Alan is somebody we all respect. To have him on board is a big plus for Newcastle United. The experiences of having Alan and Iain Dowie in training made every player happy.

I`ve got plenty of regrets in my career, like I regret I haven`t performed to the highest level all the time, but you can say that about every player that comes to the club.

But I`m happy I signed for Newcastle - I wouldn`t have changed it for the world. You can`t have regrets like 'I should have done this, I should have done that`. I came here to play for a massive club, and I`ve done that.

Hopefully, we can move on and rebuild. That`s what everybody is aiming for."




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:Monday June 1 2009

Time: 4:45PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Newcastle United Articles

Toon Kids Triumph (Monday September 22 2014)

NUFC v Hull Review (Saturday September 20 2014)

Pardew in Stats (Thursday September 18 2014)

Good Luck Jonas (Thursday September 18 2014)

Aarons Blow Should Be No Loss (Tuesday September 16 2014)

What's The Point? (Monday September 15 2014)

The Shocking Truth (Sunday September 14 2014)

Southampton v NUFC Line Ups (Saturday September 13 2014)

Southampton v NUFC Match Review (Saturday September 13 2014)

Ashley's Statements. What Do They Mean? (Saturday September 13 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 286
2. billybobcat 265
3. officemonkey 205
4. BLACKBOB 27 188
5. thecorner 139
6. Wilco 106
7. kevinpie 97
8. PieMag 95
9. Rytoon 86
10. OldLeazes 81

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
14. Everton 5 1 2 2 -2 5
15. Crystal Palace 5 1 2 2 -2 5
16. WBA 5 1 2 2 -4 5
17. Sunderland 5 0 4 1 -1 4
18. Q.P.R. 5 1 1 3 -8 4
19. Burnley 5 0 3 2 -3 3
20. Newcastle 5 0 3 2 -6 3

Breaking League News

Liverpool : 23/09/2014 23:35:00
Martinez: It Wasn't a 3-0 Game
Swansea : 23/09/2014 23:27:00
Everton : 23/09/2014 22:00:00
Sunderland : 23/09/2014 21:50:00
Southampton : 23/09/2014 21:44:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Where do you think NUFC will finish this season?
Suggested By:  Talk of the Tyne
Top 4%
Top 4 3%
Europa league places 18%
Mid table 48%
Relegated 27%