Under Mike Ashley, Newcastle United’s future as a football club was directionless. But with new ownership comes new opportunity and new direction. Let’s take a look at a few possible areas of improvement.
The prospect of new owners is allowing Newcastle United fans to dream, and some are asking, is Rafa the right man to lead Newcastle forward (should the takeover occur)? Some fans though are saying Rafa is too negative, and a manager with a more attacking mindset is the way forward. Is Rafa too negative? Let’s delve in to the stats.
Given that Money Mike Ashley appears to be ending his tumultuous tenure at St. James’s Park, I felt it would be fitting to write about the times Mike Ashley got it wrong, and ultimately showing how little he understood the club and the city.
Interesting comments were made by Rafa Benitez today when he alluded to some good news when asked about the takeover:
Listen West Brom fans, I feel bad for you, I really do, so this blog post is dedicated to you (poor buggers). I wanted to give you a taste of what it will be like for you over the next 18 – 24 months as the Alan Pardew boom/bust cycle works its way through your […]