If Benitez is to stand a chance of survival, he needs to build from the back. However well Rob Elliot has done this season between the sticks, Newcastle simply need better between the sticks. Indeed neither the Irish international or Karl Darlow have proven overly convincing of late.
It’s no disrespect to Elliot, he’s done a fantastic job by all accounts. Still, according to our barman on shift at the moment a strong, experienced in the top flight keeper can be the difference between none staying up or going down in most cases.Like what the TT have on offer? Sign up for more notifications!