Given to face Feyenoord?

Last updated : 12 November 2002 By Martyn Elliott

Shay has shared the goalkeeping duties with Steve Harper since his horror show at Blackburn, but after excellent performances against Boro and Arsenal it looks like he has regained his number one status.

After the game at Highbury he said: "For all the Arsenal pressure I did not actually have that many saves to make because of the way we defended.

"I thought we defended very well and to tell the truth I wondered if the Arsenal full-back was offside when he crossed for their winning goal."

And of the Champions League decider he said: "Recently I have played in the World Cup and in the World Cup play-offs and I really relish the big-time atmosphere.

"And the games do not come any bigger than Wednesday's match with Feyenoord. It really is a massive match for us."

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