Steve given the Cald shoulder

Last updated : 01 February 2007 By Martyn Bowers
Talk of the move came out of the blue this week, when both Burnley and Coventry were interested. Watford came into the equation but a move failed to materialise.

The former-Newcastle defender played part in Mick McCarthy's league-winning team in 2005. He was stripped of his captaincy by Roy Keane just last week - Dean Whitehead replaced him.