... the GOALden Boy wants it known he has done nothing off the field to take any praise.
Souness said this weekend: "Alan is the voice in the changing room. He has the respect and if things need saying, he is the one to say them." But the ex-England skipper says the change of fortune is down to Roeder and Terry McDermott.
Shearer: "It's none of my hard work , it's Glenn and Terry. They have done so well.
"They have picked up a difficult situation. It's all right people talking about the injury situation or saying we had an easy run, but you can only beat what is put in front of you and they've done a great job."