"Would Paul Jewell have kept me on? I know he would, he told me," he told the Daily Mail. "But these things happen. I was disappointed at the time, I'd love to have stayed, but when somebody else has his own ideas, that's fine.
"We had a chat and Hutch said he wanted to take the club in a new direction. He's had a great start, so it's justified. I've no problem. I shook hands and wished him all the best. I just didn't agree with him …"