Newcastle United fans here in the Tavern are hoping their side can secure another season in the Premier League, as they’ll look to improve on the current campaign.
Rafa Benitez has been a frustrated figure at times this season with negative results causing all sorts of problems, but it appears that the Magpies are finally beginning to find their feet as survival now looks likely. Indeed, Newcastle United were dominant in their last Premier League encounter, as they ended Mauricio Pellegrino’s reign as Southampton boss with a 3-0 win at St James’ Park.
However, Newcastle United have problems of their own with a couple of players still not living up to expectations, as it looks like there’ll be some movement on the departure front in the summer months. Although, with eight games still to play in the current campaign, Benitez could look to hand a couple of underperforming players a few opportunities to impress.
Therefore, here’s a look at TWO Newcastle United players that are surely playing for their futures under Benitez…