Date: 11th August 2006 at 1:24pm
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… there was a suggestion in some newspapers today that the Turkish midfielder had a bust up with Glenn Roeder when he was replaced by Charles N’Zogbia midway through the second half of the match.

Roeder: ‘Emre had a slight knock and I was not prepared to take any chances with any of our senior players with the Barclays Premiership season so close.

‘The tunnel was near the dugout and he had to get to the dressing room for ice.

‘He was just using his experience because if he had come to the dugout first I would have told him to get to the dressing room and get some ice on his injury.’