The Toon Army here in the Tavern are preparing their goodbyes as hopefully a whole host of dead weight set for a transfer window exit.
Newcastle have been caught in the middle of a whirlwind last couple of seasons, being dragged from the Premier League to the slums of the Championship, then forcing a revival back up to the top flight.
But since Benitez has begun his reign in the Premier League, things have looked ever the more appealing for Newcastle fans, having built the foundations of not only surviving relegation, but also challenging the middle half of the table.
This Spanish mastermind has certainly dived into his array of tactical and managerial knowledge in his time on Tyneside so far, creating the ability to get the best out of certain players while building a tactical standpoint in setting his team up in the correct way to bring about a result.
However, over the last few match-days, Benitez and his men have been on the crushing end of 3 defeats in a row against; Manchester United, Burnley and Bournemouth, in fixtures they should have easily taken something from.
With a heap of rubble caving in around St. James’ Park, a possible saviour could be just over a month away, with the January transfer window edging ever closer. After the club was put on the market by Mike Ashley, reports have suggested that businesswoman Amanda Staveley’s consortium have placed a £300 million bid for the club, as she looks to become to takeover at the Toon.
So for a club that could potentially have an excessive amount of money to spend on January signings, here’s a look at THREE players who will possibly make way…