The Toon Army here in the Tavern are desperate for the January transfer window to open, with their recent results making for some desperate times on Tyneside.
Newcastle United have always been an inconsistent side in terms of staying in a division, but with the Champions League winner Rafa Benitez at the helm many fans thought they’d take their first season back in the top-flight by storm.
However, this isn’t what’s happened with sloppy performances and a lack of quality within the squad being the downfall. So with the gaffer far from happy with the current situation at the club, he’s now looking towards the January transfer window to strengthen his side if he’s given the financial backing.
When you host one of the worst goal-scoring records in the league with half of your goals coming from the defence, you know times are gonna be tough.
Therefore, Newcastle have already started to look towards adding to their current attacking force, with Chelsea youngster Kenedy sealing a loan-move to Tyneside.
The Toon Army here in the Tavern were over the moon with this signing, a player who possesses bags of pace and a strikers touch, just what they need in their current situation.
Nevertheless, with Newcastle not stopping their business there, here’s a look at TWO deals that Benitez must now look to push through.