Midfielder told by Mick in the summer that he could leave if the opportunity was there but Jay admits there was no way he was departing
“It was fair enough really,” said the 30-year-old, who joined Blues on a two year contract in the summer of 2013 after impressing on loan.
“I did well when I came in on loan but I didn’t do well enough for the majority of last season. I don’t know why. It just didn’t happen for me.
“At the end of the season the gaffer called me in and said that he was probably going to bring in a couple of
new players and that if I wanted to find something else I would be okay to leave.
“I said no, I wanted to stay at the Club. I love it here. I love working with the gaffer, with TC [Terry Connor] and with the lads.
“I told him I wanted to come back and fight for my place and he was happy with that. I have felt I have played much better this year and touch wood it will continue.”
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