Jack Colback’s 1st Newcastle interview since joining from Sunderland, talks of lifelong support for the Toon

It is fair to say Sunderland were not best pleased that Jack Colback jumped ship from Sunderland to Newcastle on a free transfer.

See: Sunderland post angry statement after Jack Colback leaves club for Newcastle United [Best tweets].

Sunderland nurtured Colback through 16 years of development and felt they were led on by the player and his representatives.

Newcastle meanwhile have picked up an experienced Premier League player – Colback has played over 28 league games in the past three seasons.

Colback has defended himself from the Sunderland accusations, confirming he is a boyhood fan of Newcastle and on the video above elaborates how delighted he is to be playing at St James’ Park.

Sunderland fans are unlikely to Like this video!