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‘Sell the club at the highest bid’ – Newcastle fans react to figure’s latest comments

Our Newcastle fans here in the Transfer Tavern are trying to look for positives after their loss against Tottenham over the opening weekend of the Premier League.

The men from St. James’ Park certainly had a top atmosphere to play in and were equal to Spurs for much of the game – if going forwards they were a little blunt.

Indeed, they would have been good value for a draw yesterday afternoon but things soon changed when Jonjo Shelvey got himself sent off.

After that, Spurs’ quality shone through and that’s led some to demand more signings for the club before the window shuts.

In a wide ranging interview – broadcast on Sky Sports – later that day, though, Mike Ashley suggested that he might not have the finance to really sign many top players and that he’d be open to selling up.

Naturally, then, fans reacted on Twitter to the chat and so here’s the best of what was said:

Thoughts, Newcastle fans? Let us know below!

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