The problem is that if you look at them as individuals we have a brilliant team, who else outside the top five can boast the likes of Krul, Taylor, Colo, Tiote, Cabaye, Ben Arfa, Cisse and now Sissoko and Marveaux? We obviously have the talent, we just don’t have the cohesion. Robson and Keegan understood cohesion; not Roeder, Hughton and Pardew.
In recent days, JFK, or Joe Kinnear if you are being polite, was up on Tyneside attending a function. Speaking to the press he was talking about how he never had a real chance because everybody was ‘cockney this and cockney that’.