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  Guardian Unlimited Football | News | Interview: Nicky Butt
Butt does not feel "comfortable" sitting down discussing his life and times but that is a shame because his is a rare, pared-down view of an overblown industry.
Butt had been at the club for four years prior to his debut and from that Oldham game it was a glorious procession as United set about dominating England with Butt averaging around 30 league games a season.
Butt, Paul Scholes, the Neville brothers and David Beckham emerged at the same time and will forever be cherished at Old Trafford as the second coming of the Busby Babes.
football.guardian.co.uk /News_Story/0,1563,1557370,00.html   (1607 words)

  
 NICKY BUTT
Nicky Butt signed for Manchester United as a trainee in July 1991 after playing for Oldham and Greater Manchester Schoolboys.
Butt's hard tackling style has made him primarily a defensive midfielder.His role is of a classic fetcher and carrier, covering every blade of grass but he also boasts clever passing skills and can make timely runs into the box.
That said, Butt still had an excellent year with great displays against Leeds,Juventus Liverpool and Arsenal.When Keane and Scholes were both suspended for the 1999 Champions League Final, Butt became invaluable, however it meant he was'nt risked for the FA Cup Final.
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 Manchester United - RedWeb3 - Treble Winners - Player Profiles - Nicky Butt
Apart from Ryan Giggs, Nicky Butt was the first of the current crop of young players to come out of Manchester United's youth system and earn a first team berth back in 1994.
Sadly Nicky was one of the few to be dropped from Hoddle's final 22 for the World Cup in France and he has since struggled to regain his place.
With such a formidable partnership broken for the remainder of the season it was left to Butt to govern the midfield on all fronts and fill the void left by the United captain.
homepage.eircom.net /~redweb3/home/team/butt/butt.html   (654 words)

  
 Nicky Butt: biography and encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Nicholas (Nicky) Butt (born 21 January 1975 in Manchester Manchester quick summary:
His first-team opportunities at Manchester United further restricted by a number of new midfield acquisitions, EHandler: no quick summary.
(Butt handed in a transfer request in January 2004, EHandler: no quick summary.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/n/ni/nicky_butt.htm   (854 words)

  
 Family values prompts Butt tantrum
Former England international midfielder Nicky Butt could be punished by his club Birmingham City after walking off in a sulk when he was left out of the team which lost 3-0 to West Ham on Monday.
Butt, who is on a season's loan from Newcastle, later apologised for his actions.
"Nicky didn't play in the last game because of injury (he had a dead leg) and we decided that he was not going to be involved in the 16.
www.turkishpress.com /news.asp?id=108106   (529 words)

  
 Guardian Unlimited Football | News | Butt blow for Newcastle
Nicky Butt's moment of idiocy in Newcastle's last Uefa Cup match will keep him out of the club's next three European ties, after the 29-year-old was handed the maximum possible suspension this afternoon.
Butt was red-carded within two minutes of being introduced as a substitute during last week's 2-0 Uefa Cup first-round victory over Israeli side Hapoel Bnei Sakhnin.
Butt was dismissed by Portuguese referee Antonio Costa after grabbing Sakhnin skipper Abas Suan by the throat as a feisty game at St James' Park erupted.
football.guardian.co.uk /News_Story/0,1563,1311356,00.html   (360 words)

  
 The UEFA.com Team of the Year 2003 - The Ryan Giggs Forum- Photo Gallery, Chat, News, Web Site, Fans, Manchester ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Butt, who turns 29 on 21 January, was the first of the famed Class of '92 Youth Cup-winning side to force his way into the United first team.
Butt immediately responded to subsequent stories that he was set to leave by saying he wanted to continue playing for United and "dig away" at getting back into Ferguson's side.
However, soon to be 29, Butt is at the time of his career where first team football is a must, even more so if the midfielder wishes return to the form he showed for England in the 2002 World Cup finals when the national team take part in this summer's Euro 2004 tournament.
ryangiggs.org /forums/index.php?showtopic=341   (868 words)

  
 Soccernet.com Euro 2000 News: No loyalty bonus for Butt this summer
At the very moment many of Nicky Butt's clubmates are displaying their talents on the Euro 2000 stage, the Manchester United midfielder might be found trawling the shelves of his local video shop.
Yet, Butt's problem lies not so much with the England coach as with the fact that he is considered more chorus-line performer than star attraction by United manager Sir Alex Ferguson.
Butt may appear to be quiet and generally undemonstrative, but he believes himself to be a player of substance who should have an international profile.
www.soccernet.com /euro2000/news/20000516engbutt.html   (424 words)

  
 Butt poised to join Newcastle
Manchester United midfielder Nicky Butt is set to join premier league rivals Newcastle United, Manchester United said on their website on Monday.
Butt emerged from Manchester United's successful 1992 youth team alongside David Beckham, Paul Scholes and the Neville brothers to play nearly 400 matches for the club.
Butt should fill the gap in Newcastle's squad left by the recent departure of experienced midfielder Gary Speed to Bolton Wanderers.
www.rediff.com /sports/2004/jul/27foot.htm   (258 words)

  
 Nicky Butt   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Another member of Fergie's Fledglings, Nicky Butt was brought into the side to fill the gap left by Paul Ince's move to Inter Milan.
Nicky is now in the England Squad and is in Glenn Hoddles plans for the World Cup in France 1998.
Butt was one of the few successes of United's 1994-95 Champions League campaign, gaining valuable experience against Barcelona and Gothenburg, where he made his full debut.
hjem.get2net.dk /mufc/squad/8.htm   (122 words)

  
 SOC- Nicky Butt   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Butt, who has made more than 350 appearances for the club, has been limited to just nine starts this season by manager Alex Ferguson and didn't even make the bench for Saturday's 4-0 win over Aston Villa.
Butt, 28, said he has spoken to Ferguson about his situation and the manager urged him to be patient and wait for his chance.
Butt won his 31st England cap against Denmark last month.
www.cp.org /premium/ONLINE/member/Rugby/031209/R120903AU.html   (333 words)

  
 ESPNsoccernet.com World Cup 2002: Is Nicky the new Nobby?
Nicky Butt grew up in Manchester listening to tales of an undistinguished-looking footballer with no front teeth who skipped around Wembley like an excited schoolboy when England won the World Cup in 1966.
Butt already has the European Cup medal to match the one Stiles won with Manchester United in 1968 and now he has the chance to continue down the same international track at these Finals.
Butt, you sense, is ready for the challenge which helped dear old Nobby to his place in history.
worldcup.espnsoccernet.com /story?id=216956   (522 words)

  
 uefa.com - UEFA Champions League - Players - Butt   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
A combative midfield player, Nicky Butt was identified by Brazilian legend Pelé as one of the stars of the 2002 FIFA World Cup.
A Manchester United FC youth product, Nicky Butt signed his first professional contract with the Old Trafford club two months after making his league debut against Oldham Athletic FC in November 1992.
Earlier that year he was part of the lauded team which won the FA Youth Cup, Butt scoring twice in the final first leg against Crystal Palace FC.
www.uefa.com /competitions/UCL/Players/Player=14672   (313 words)

  
 Terrace Talk: July 2004
Nicky Butt finally brought the curtain down on his 13 year career at Old Trafford by signing a four-year deal with Newcastle.
Reports from the BBC state that Manchester United midfielder, Nicky Butt, is poised to join Newcastle for a fee of £2.5m after a 13-year career at Old Trafford.
Salford born Butt, was the first of Fergie's fledglings to break into Manchester United's first team and went on to play more than 350 times for the Red Devils, winning the Premier league, FA Cup and Champions League.
www.jimjagger.com /JBlog/Archive/2004_07_01_archive.html   (2430 words)

  
 All Headline News - Nicky Butt Fined For Walkout - May 10, 2006
London, England (AHN) – Birmingham midfielder, Nicky Butt, has reportedly been fined 80,000 pounds for walking out on the team before Monday’s 3-0 loss to West Ham.
The fine of two weeks worth of pay comes after Butt offered an apology, saying in a statement, "After being told I was not to be part of the West Ham game, I made a decision I regret.
AHN shall not be liable of delays, errors or omissions in the content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.
www.allheadlinenews.com /articles/7002419511   (172 words)

  
 Nicky Butt to Stay? || Euro 2004 - Unofficial Euro 2004 News and Views   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Rumours are that Nicky Butt has changed his mind about his future and now wants to stay at Old Trafford and fight for his first-team place.
It is believed that Nicky Butt has gone back on his decision to leave Old Trafford, and now wants to remain a Manchester United player and fight for his place in the team.
Middlesbrough manager Steve McClaren dropped a big hint that Nicky could be staying as a Red Devils in an interview given earlier in the week, saying: "I think the latest I have is that Nicky Butt is staying at Manchester United.
www.sportnetwork.net /main/s249/st44593.htm   (364 words)

  
 CNN.com - Butt completes switch to Newcastle - Jul 29, 2004
"Nicky Butt has officially completed his transfer from Manchester United this morning," a Newcastle spokesman said.
Butt slipped down the midfield pecking order at Old Trafford last season and the last of his 387 appearances for United came as a late substitute in the FA Cup final victory against Millwall at the Millennium Stadium in May.
Butt, whose hopes of representing England at Euro 2004 were dashed by injury, has played 35 times for his country and Pele described him as the best player of the 2002 World Cup finals in South Korea and Japan.
edition.cnn.com /2004/SPORT/football/07/29/england.butt   (422 words)

  
 FootyMania.com => Player Profile: Nicky Butt   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Butt is another youngster to come off Manchester United's production line and was at the heart of the group of players that became known as Fergie's Fledglings.
Following Ince's departure in the summer of 1995, the way was clear for Butt to secure a regular place in United's first-team, and he did not let this chance pass.
On the international stage Butt has several caps to his name, having made his international debut as a substitute for England against Mexico in 1997, and still features alongside all the other United young guns in Sven Goran Eriksson's youthful England line-up.
www.footymania.com /player.phtml?playerID=59   (394 words)

  
 Newcastle United | Squad | Nicky Butt
Nicky Butt, joined Newcastle from Manchester United on 28 July 2004.
Butt has represented England at schoolboy, youth, Under-21 and full international level.
Nicky has played 67 Champions League matches in his career, scoring twice, and will this season taste the UEFA Cup for the first time.
www.nufc.premiumtv.co.uk /page/Profiles/0,,10278~5885,00.html   (284 words)

  
 NO BUTTS ABOUT IT  Midfielder leaves Man U for move to Newcastle
Nicky Butt’s tour of America was a short one as the midfielder has left the States and Manchester United to return to England and is set to join Newcastle United, according to Manchester United’s official website.
In fact Butt, who has 35 caps for England, missed Euro 2004 because of knee problems.
Butt should fill in quite nicely at Newcastle United, which lost Gary Speed to Bolton in the off season.
www.bigapplesoccer.com /article.php?article_id=781   (171 words)

  
 Bye bye Nicky - The Ryan Giggs Forum- Photo Gallery, Chat, News, Web Site, Fans, Manchester United, Wales, Pics, un ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Nicky Butt is set to join Newcastle after Manchester United agreed to sell the Reds midfielder to the Tyneside club.
Butt, 29, will now finalise personal terms and complete a medical at St James' Park after returning home to England from United's USA Tour.
The club confirmed in a statement late on Monday evening: "Nicky Butt has left the Manchester United tour of America.
ryangiggs.org /forums/index.php?showtopic=641   (207 words)

  
 Manchester United Player Profiles   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Nicholas Butt, City fans would have you believe, is the proud owner of a great big whopping City tattoo on his arm.
Tenacious, committed and always wanting to get involved, Butt is an important part of our squad, even though rumours surface every summer that he is on his way to Middlesborough, Tottenham or the like.
He would, of course, walk into any team in the league, but is sensible enough to appreciate that life as a reserve team United player is better than life as a first team player for a middle-of-the-table outfit with no potential, or even worse, City, the club he is so obviously eager to represent...
www.fansfc.com /manchesterunitedfootballclub/profiles2.asp?ppid=10086   (319 words)

  
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 ESPN.com Soccernet England: Nicky Butt
Youthful-looking, if not in the same class as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, it might come as a surprise to learn that Nicky Butt made his debut for United as long ago as 1992.
With the arrival of Juan Sebastian Veron at United in the summer of 2001, it seemed that the midfield berth that was once his own was moving further away, but Butt is well liked by his manager and was persuaded to sign a new five-year contract during the same summer.
He has represented England at schoolboy and youth and Under-21 levels and was in the European Championship winning Under-18 squad.
www.soccernet.com /england/players/buttnicky.html   (321 words)

  
 BBC SPORT | Football | Euro 2004 | England | Butt realistic over injury
England's Nicky Butt has admitted his knee injury has all but ended his hopes of playing any part in Euro 2004.
The FA asked Uefa to clarify the regulations regarding calling up a replacement, but were told that was not possible because the injury did not happen in "exceptional circumstances".
Captain David Beckham said of Butt's misfortune: "It's very sad for Nicky and upsetting for us because someone like him in the squad is important."
news.bbc.co.uk /sport1/hi/football/euro_2004/england/3805495.stm   (189 words)

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