Our Newcastle United fans here in the Transfer Tavern are hoping that, next season, the club are still in the Premier League under Rafa Benitez.
Newcastle had a strong start to life back in the Premier League before they started to plummet down the table. Struggling for goals and form they flirted with the relegation zone as talk of a takeover dried up on Tyneside. However, in recent weeks, there has been an upturn in results and this is steadily moving them towards mid-table in the final few months.
Indeed, if the Toon Army are to remain in the Premier League next year, then there have to be wholesale changes to the team and squad our regulars feel. Especially if they have desires to not have another season back in the Championship anytime soon, no matter how tight Mike Ashley is.
If certain players don’t pull their socks up in the final hurdles of the campaign, then our landlord believes they could be move on. Here he takes a look at TWO, in particular, that might not make the cut…