Vital Football

Latest Newcastle United News

Looks like that friendship is off

Looks like that friendship is off

Having famously been branded big mates, as well as boss and employee, it`s a little bit strange to see Big Sam and Phil Gartside starting handbag wars with each other. Following on from recent criticism from the Bolton chairman, Big Sam has levelled off with the following quotes:

Gartside reckoned I wouldn't have got the Bolton job if I was applying for it now and we would never have signed El-Hadji Diouf or Nicolas Anelka if it wasn't for Sammy Lee. He also claimed Sammy did more of the coaching than me and was basically the better man. I began to wonder whether I'd done anything at Bolton.

Did we dream Bolton came from nowhere to become a top Premier League team and qualify for Europe? Was it an illusion or something? Gartside just sounded sad and bitter. If I'd ever had any doubts about leaving Bolton, that justified to me that I was right to go.'

Join Vital Newcastle United

It's easy to register for Vital Newcastle United, simply click the link and enjoy getting involved (you can even win prizes!) To visit the Vital Newcastle United message board, click here.

Get involved

This website is your website and we are looking for people to help run the site. Do you go to most of the games and have an opinion? Why not write a match report? Perhaps you are a budding journalist or even just someone who is very opinionated? Well why not join our team? If this interests you please contact Vital Newcastle.



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

Writer:Ross Molyneux
Date:Sunday July 1 2007
Time: 10:08AM

Comments

0
Hope they don't crack their nails. meooowww.
BaldEagle
01/07/2007 14:55:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of International Football News

-

Recent Newcastle United Articles

No Go For Reina

The takeover talk is being used as an excuse to gamble on our premier league status.

NUFC Closed Shop Is Damaging The Brand

Some ten years on and amidst the potentially fabricated tales of takeover, the silence remains.

Instant Reactions - Newcastle v Swansea (13/1/18)

Following today's clash between Newcastle United and Swansea City, here are the instant reactions from both managers.

Stats: Newcastle United v Swansea City

All the stats from Newcastle United (1) vs (1) Swansea City, St James' Park, 13/1/18 Att: 51,444

Newcastle United Archived Articles

TOTT articles from

Site Journalists

TNMW
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Swansea MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Darlow9%
Yedlin0%
Lascelles0%
Clark0%
Dummett21%
Shelvey21%
Diame7%
Ritche7%
Perez14%
Atsu0%
Gayle0%
Sub - Joselu14%
Sub - Merino7%
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.PieMag84
2.Rexn74
3.crooktownmags64
4.Toon_NoMatterWot57
5.The Owl34
6.markylad7427
7.Mcnamee6725
8.Bruce6824
9.ukrocks000723
10.officemonkey22
Write for Vital Football