The Newcastle United fans here in the Transfer Tavern are hoping Rafa Benitez can use his wealth of experience, to avoid the Magpies returning to the Championship at the first time of asking.
Following a great start to the season under Rafa Benitez, where they have seen themselves among the elite of the Premier League, Newcastle have slowly nosedived down the table much to the annoyance of our local Geordies in the bar. Indeed, the Toon army have failed to celebrate a lot of goals so far this season, while Benitez has struggled with a threadbare squad in desperate need of investment and quality.
If Newcastle are to survive in the Premier League they have to start finding the net on a more regular basis, and with the bottom half of the table so tight, the relegation threat spreads to close to mid-table.
With that at the forefront of our landlord’s mind, he takes a look at what two games can potentially keep the Magpies up this season…Like what the TT have on offer? Sign up for more notifications!