Last Updated: Fri, 14 Jun 2013 13:44
Steven Taylor says he has no interest in leaving Newcastle this summer and claims he is living the dream at St James' Park.
The 27-year-old has spent his entire career with the Toon having graduated from the club's academy system in 2003, becoming one of the most consistent performers for the Magpies in his ten years in the first team.
Despite Newcastle flattering to deceive on the pitch last season, Taylor was able to hold his head up high after another good campaign from a personal point of view.
Taylor's form has seen him linked with a move away from the north east, with Arsenal, Marseille and Fulham all thought to be keeping tabs on him.
However, the trio are set to be disappointed by Taylor after the central defender made it clear he would be quite happy to remain with Newcastle for the rest of his career.
"Being at Newcastle is the best thing that has ever happened to me," Taylor told The Chronicle.
"I am still living the dream of every young lad that is in this city.
"I still cannot describe the feeling when you walk over that line in front of 52,000 fans in a stadium like ours.
"It is what I have always wanted to do. I have to keep pinching myself."
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