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O'Neill Breaks Carew Silence

After the allegations in the newspapers about John Carew breaking club curfew prior to the Ajax match, O'Neill has now commented.

Speaking on the official site, and no doubt taking advantage of Carew's impressive performance today, our manager said simply:

'He has paid the penalty and the incident is forgotten. He has already said it won't happen again. I tend to believe him.

'He said there were a lot of mitigating circumstances and I tend to share that view too.

'He will be reprimanded and fined and I'm sure it won't happen again.'




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Writer: Mike Field Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday October 26 2008

Time: 7:44PM

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sensible view, sorted it out like adults................. move on!
krisvilla
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26/10/2008 19:48:00

absolutely...when he's performing on the pitch it's a bit hard not to overlook things like this with such ease.
johnnyuk
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26/10/2008 19:55:00

i dont see anything wrong with a guy dipping his wick before a game any way, didnt he just jettison some weight??
Astonian Villan
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26/10/2008 20:14:00

Carew is a top bloke and imo our best player,We all make mistakes no harm done.Get your tits out for carew.
lerneravfc
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26/10/2008 20:19:00

Soft arse. Would Fergie tolerate this? He is blowing his chance as next Utd. manager acting like way. Buck yer ideas up O'Neill or stay in the slow lane.
greyhound
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26/10/2008 20:31:00

haha yeah nice try greyhound
ric112
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26/10/2008 20:34:00

Pi55 OFF greyhound. MON is looking to the future not the past. How did they do against 14th placed Everton again???? UTV
Villan444
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26/10/2008 20:37:00

Greyhound you dont upset the applecart when all the apples are Fresh, shiney and yours.
col8
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26/10/2008 20:46:00

Todays goal great, still needs to make sure it doesn't happen again, he can only perform when on the pitch and in the UEFA cup he couldn't make it onto the pitch. Nice gesture for him to pay so much attention to the away fans today and to throw his shirt in the crowd, I'm sure MON has made it clear that sort of behaviour isn't accepted and that is the end of that.
The Fear
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26/10/2008 20:59:00

He should really have understood the importance of the ajax game but like lerneravfc says we all make mistakes, might have been a bit harder to forgive if we had lost the game but we did'nt so thats that.
bornavillain
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26/10/2008 21:07:00

hey greyhound what did fergy do when ronaldo was screwing 2 blondes and three blokes? ...nothing , and why? because he gets told what to do by his top players
Astonian Villan
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26/10/2008 21:21:00

there is makign mistakes then there is making mistakes at every club you go to. Hopefully MON has made it clear this is a one off as MON isn't the sort to put up with player rubbish I don't think. Hopefully all over and if he can score more like today, might be the kick up the arse he needed.
The Fear
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26/10/2008 23:13:00

lol fear, MON doesnt allow players throwing their shirts to fans? abit harsh, nowonder we dun see much of Harewood! (hahhhhhahhahahaha)
Gruck
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27/10/2008 04:26:00

Look, if I was a top footballer I would grab every oppportunity to surround myself with fit birds who want to take their clothes off. Fairplay Jon, you lucky ********!
PiperUK
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27/10/2008 07:33:00

John Carew Carew, He never had the flu, He saw a tit or two, John Carew Carew.
IanSymes
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27/10/2008 08:25:00

Swift action by MON has brought the matter to a satisfactory conclusion. JC was in the wrong, seemingly broke club rules, and that sort of behaviour cant be condoned, no matter who the offender.
glensider
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28/10/2008 01:33:00

Hopefully JC knuckles down now, gets back on track, and gets back amongst the goals. Best way to put this sorry issue behind him.
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09/11/2008 00:40:00

 

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