Unite general secretary Len McCluskey has denied putting any pressure on Ed Miliband over his shadow cabinet reshuffle.
Speaking to ITV News Reporter Sejal Karia Mr McCluskey said: "Obviously Ed picks his team and whatever that team is we'll be supporting."
The Conservatives have said that the union leader is "the real winner" of the Labour reshuffle.
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