Newcastle United - EMO on EMO
UK time is: 20:55:00
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

EMO on EMO

Having suffered the Shearer-esque criticisms of 'has been` and 'finished` over the last few months, Lil Mickey has come out railing against the media and the 'haters` who thought he was done for at the top level. EMO told the Sunday People:

'Only a fool would have said 'he won't come back as good as he left the pitch'. Obviously, if there were any fools out there then they'll get proved wrong. I've always been strong mentally - even when I went down on the pitch against Sweden. I've been to the best surgeon in the world and the best rehab. I've come back and I'd like to think that I'm every bit as good as when I left. The 10 days with England and the 10 days before that with Newcastle have gone really well. To start the season like this is obviously fantastic for both teams and myself.'

Meanwhile Steve 'Sheeps Teeth` McClaren has also backed up this claim saying:

'Michael has come back an even better and more complete player. His linkup play is better and he is even defending. He is world class. We have missed him for a year. If you give him the chance, you know he will score. He has come back with more vigour and more motivation. You can see that. There is always a concern in the player's mind when he has an injury like that whether he will come back as good as he was. Michael has lost none of his pace and he has shown he is not just a six-yard man. His game has evolved and that is something you cannot coach. It is born in you.'




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



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

Join the Vital Fantasy Football League - its Free!

The Journalist

Writer: Ross Molyneux Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday September 17 2007

Time: 9:16AM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
WHY EMO? I'm baffled?
merlin
Report Abuse
17/09/2007 10:51:00

England's Michael Owen.
SirLes
Report Abuse
17/09/2007 12:51:00

hope he can stay fit now looks like his got the fire in his belly to score the goals that could put you in europe next season
muffdaddy1983
Report Abuse
18/09/2007 14:42:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Newcastle United Articles

The Clock Is Ticking Ashley. (Thursday May 28 2015)

Carver Still Wants Permanent Job (Wednesday May 27 2015)

Dummett & Sissoko Talk Season (Wednesday May 27 2015)

Hasselbaink In The Frame? (Tuesday May 26 2015)

McClaren's Free Run! (Tuesday May 26 2015)

Newcastle Know 2015-16 Opponents (Tuesday May 26 2015)

Jonas Shirt Winners Revealed (Tuesday May 26 2015)

Carver On West Ham Relief (Monday May 25 2015)

Ashley's Ambition Statement (Monday May 25 2015)

Archived Newcastle United Articles

List All TOTT Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. billybobcat 222
2. Toon_NoMatterWot 140
3. officemonkey 109
4. BLACKBOB 107
5. OldLeazes 96
6. vin1892 82
7. The Owl 75
8. keggy_keagal 59
9. Odin 56
10. Wilco 56

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
12. West Ham 38 12 11 15 -3 47
13. WBA 38 11 11 16 -13 44
14. Leicester City 38 11 8 19 -9 41
15. Newcastle 38 10 9 19 -23 39
16. Sunderland 38 7 17 14 -22 38
17. Aston Villa 38 10 8 20 -26 38
18. Hull City 38 8 11 19 -18 35

Breaking League News

Three Match Ban For Hernandez
» Hull City : 28/05/2015 20:11:00
Hull Release Six
» Hull City : 28/05/2015 20:09:01
Banaszkiewicz Steps Down
» Burnley : 28/05/2015 19:40:00
Hendon Moving to Orient!
» West Ham : 28/05/2015 19:38:01
Hatters after Young Hammer
» West Ham : 28/05/2015 19:32:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

West Ham MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Krul 2%
Janmaat 0%
Williamson 2%
Coloccini 0%
Dummett 0%
Anita 25%
Colback 0%
Sissoko 4%
Riviere 2%
Gutierrez 65%
Cisse 0%
Sub - Gouffran 0%