Newcastle fans will be relieved to see their team out of the bottom three for a whole two weeks as we go into the international break.
This came after a hard fought 1-0 win over fellow strugglers AFC Bournemouth. While their performance wasn’t pretty, regulars in the Transfer Tavern were impressed at their ability to grind out a result, something they haven’t seen in a while.
Punters in the Tavern were also in hot debate over the credibility of Steve McClaren, with many believing he is still not completely safe, while one punter went as far to say that he didn’t deserve the job in the first place.
Though this punter may have had one too many gin and tonics, it did spark many punters into reminiscing about the former England coach.
Indeed, McClaren has had quite a varied management career, working in the likes of Middlesbrough and Wolfsburg.
As we began to look into McClaren’s past, we found out some interesting things we didn’t know before, below are FIVE examples of them…..
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