|Shearer Also in Barbados Thu 25th Oct 2012 23:40|
Ex-England skipper Alan Shearer is currently on holiday in Barbados, according to the Daily Mail, the same Caribbean island where Blues owner Marcus Evans has been this week. Earlier this evening, TWTD revealed that Shearer had been interviewed for the vacant position as Town manager.
|Venus Fancies Town Job Thu 25th Oct 2012 22:58|
TWTD understands that former Blue Mark Venus is amongst those to have expressed an interest in taking the helm at Portman Road. The 45-year-old is currently the assistant to his former Blues team-mate Tony Mowbray at Middlesbrough.
|Thorsteinsson With Iceland Thu 25th Oct 2012 19:54|
Second-year academy scholar Gunnar Thorsteinsson is away with Iceland’s U19 squad for European Championships qualifying group games in Croatia.
|Town Interview Shearer Thu 25th Oct 2012 19:28|
TWTD understands that former England skipper Alan Shearer has been interviewed for the position of Town manager. The ex-striker’s only previous managerial experience was eight games as boss at Newcastle United at the end of the 2008/09 season.
|Hutchings Not Thinking Beyond Saturday Thu 25th Oct 2012 17:46|
Caretaker-boss Chris Hutchings says he’s not thinking about being in charge beyond Saturday’s game at home to Sheffield Wednesday, but admits that Town is a “fantastic club” where anyone in football would want to work.
|Butcher Dismisses Link Thu 25th Oct 2012 16:20|
Blues legend Terry Butcher says he knows nothing about speculation that he has spoken to Town regarding the management position vacated by Paul Jewell yesterday.
|Naked Podcast Now Online Thu 25th Oct 2012 16:03|
You can now hear this week's Naked Football Show on ICR FM's Listen Again facility, on an MP3 and via iTunes. Hosts Graham Blackburn and David James are joined by Gerry Barker to assess Paul Jewell’s Town exit.
|Edwards Sad to See Jewell Leave Thu 25th Oct 2012 15:12|
Skipper Carlos Edwards was sad to see Paul Jewell move on but says he and the rest of the squad are right behind caretaker-boss Chris Hutchings ahead of Saturday’s game at home to Sheffield Wednesday.
|Hutchings Disappointed But Focused on Saturday Thu 25th Oct 2012 14:36|
Caretaker-manager Chris Hutchings says he was disappointed that boss Paul Jewell’s time at Town was brought to an end yesterday, but has his mind firmly fixed on Saturday’s home game against Sheffield Wednesday.
|Jewell Says Goodbyes Thu 25th Oct 2012 14:22|
Departing Blues boss Paul Jewell said his goodbyes at Portman Road this morning, still frustrated that things didn’t work out for him at Town. The Liverpudlian’s time as manager of the Blues was ended by mutual consent on Wednesday.