Despite only arriving as Steve McClaren’s successor in mid-March, it seems very likely Benitez would sever all ties with his new charges should he fail to keep them up.
His departure, while expected, will surely come as a sore point in the years to come. Imagine what the former Real Madrid coach could do with a sleeping giant like this if given a full season and full control?
Ironically enough, the man who could preside over their relegation this season may be one of few who could really get them going, if he can just guide them to safety.
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