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MOVES by the Portuguese authorities to examine Kate Mc-Cann's private diary are "just another way to stick the knife in", her sister-in-law said today.
Savage rarely wastes the opportunity to stick the knife in, even if it was on the morning of Giggs' special day.
Critics were queuing up to stick the knife in Paul Merson's back in March.
But if we're going to stick the knife into Aston Villa, we might as well do it with interest.
The teenager said: "I felt him stick the knife in my back.
The midfielder, who was making his debut for the Saddlers, superbly powered in from distance to stick the knife in Russell Slade and his side, who could not muster a response.