Rafa Benitez is still working on incomings for his Newcastle side and our resident Toon Army are starting to get restless.
The North East side have recruited centre-back Florian Lejeune from Spanish side Eibar, while Christian Atsu has signed on a permanent deal following his loan spell from Chelsea.
Benitez’s successfully produced some bounce back ability, which is no mean feat. It’s been a tough challenge for United and Rafa Benitez, but they are only the second team from the last 15 to be relegated that have won automatic promotion the following season.
However, some Newcastle fans down in the Transfer Tavern seem to think their head coach will struggle to get his side going this season.
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