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Some Newcastle fans disagree with Carragher and Neville’s comments about Benitez

Some Newcastle fans disagree with Carragher and Neville’s comments about Benitez

Many Newcastle fans have jumped to manager Rafa Benítez’s defence after he was criticised by former players Jamie Carragher and Gary Neville for his style of football. 

The Spanish manager set up an extraordinarily defensive formation last Sunday against Chelsea, and many fans did not take kindly to it.

The pundits accused the former Champions League winning manager of not being progressive enough, and that may have been the reason why he was not an option for the vacant Arsenal post over the summer.

But many fans have jumped to his defence, claiming that the support he gets from Mike Ashley is insufficient, and that he does not have the resources to compete with teams like Chelsea.

While many fans supported him, there were still some fans that still expect more from the club and agreed with Carragher and Neville.

This is what the fans had to say:

Some fans disagreed, however:

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