posted on Oct, 24 2004 @ 07:57 AM
Newcastle United manager Graeme Souness has hinted the club are unlikely to land Chelsea's Damien Duff, but stated he is of the calibre The Magpies
want to acquire.
The North East giants have been linked with the former Blackburn Rovers star recently, who was out of favour under Jose Mourinho earlier this season.
However, the Republic of Ireland star has featured more prominently for The Blues of late and has played a key part in the side's domestic and
Souness believes Duff is happy in London and it may prove too difficult a job prizing the star away from Stamford Bridge, even before piecing an
attractive financial package together.