Alex McLeish: "I don't want to say anything about Joey at all. I don't like to talk about other club's players when there's speculation around.
Is There Any Truth In Barton Link?
"I don't want to say anything until I've got something to say to the Blues fans. I don't want to say 'we have this one and that one' and then nothing happens."
The Chronicle said the link was "rubbish" but the Midlands media are still pressing on with the story.