Vital Football

Latest Newcastle United News

Blades Want Butt

Blades Want Butt

Glenn Roeder is in the process of reshaping his squad - he is due back from a short holiday next week and will step up his activity thereafter.

And although he has not had the pleasure of having ex-Manchester United midfielder in his team (Butt was on loan at Birmingham last season), he is said to be looking for offers for the ex-England international.

Butt, apparently, is surplus to requirements with newly-promoted Sheffield United having been linked with a move for the 31-year-old.

Butt spent last season on loan at Birmingham after a disappointing first campaign at at St James' following his £2.5million capture in July 2004.

But the Blues' relegation ended their hopes of sealing a permanent deal, and he will return to Tyneside for pre-season training later this month if nothing is sorted out before then with his wages a potential stumbling block.


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

Writer:
Date:Friday June 16 2006
Time: 11:35AM

Comments

0
that would be a good signing for sheffield united they need a few more if they want to try and stay up
green giant 12
16/06/2006 11:39:00
0
Not sure why he'd want to go to Sheff utd instead of birmingham. I know its prem, but i'm sure the better football will be at St. Andrews.
FEn_100
16/06/2006 13:19:00
0
LET HIM GO TO BLADES, THEN THEY CAN LET US (MILLERS) HAVE QUINN BACK ON A SEASON LONG LOAN
zipadeedoodah
17/06/2006 17:36:00
0
Would be a great signin for Sheff Utd.Bring some Exepernce to the team and make them stonger in the Middle of the park.
matty17x
17/06/2006 21:09:00
0
It would be a good signing for the blades, but how much do you reckon they should pay for him? £1M?
richy23
18/06/2006 10:59:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Newcastle United Articles

Newcastle United receive big injury boost

Newcastle United receive big injury boost

Red & Yellow & I'm Off - Bournemouth v Newcastle (24/2/18)

The Premier League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Bournemouth and Newcastle United this Saturday.

Does Newcastle Star Deserve An England Call Up?

Does Jamaal Lascelles deserve an England call up?

A Newcastle enigma that continues to frustrate

Everyone will have their own thoughts on Jonjo Shelvey.

Newcastle United Archived Articles

TOTT articles from

Site Journalists

TNMW
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Man U MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Dubravka53%
Yedlin1%
Lascelles4%
Lejeune4%
Dummett1%
Ritchie2%
Shelvey29%
Diame3%
Kenedy0%
Perez0%
Gayle0%
Sub - Joselu3%
Sub - Atsu0%
Sub - Hayden0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Newcastle United Results (view all)

Newcastle United Fixtures

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.crooktownmags57
2.Toon_NoMatterWot57
3.Mcnamee6731
4.Rexn27
5.keggy_keagal26
6.PieMag24
7.Harry's Boy22
8.Bruce6819
9.markylad7417
10.officemonkey17
Write for Vital Football