A round up of all of today’s NUFC news and gossip:
Ahead of an upcoming meeting which could decide Benitez’s future, The Chronicle claim Mike Ashley is ‘reluctant’ to meet the Spaniard’s demands regarding transfer budget, the U-23’s, the Academy & training ground – Full story here.
Rafa Benitez has been speaking to the press ahead of tomorrow’s game with Leicester, confirming that Salomon Rondon looks set to me missing for at least a ‘couple of weeks’ – Full story here.
According to Calciomercato, Newcastle are showing interest in Bordeaux star Francois Kamano ahead of the January transfer window – with the winger enjoying an outstanding start to the new season in France – Full story here.
The majority of Newcastle’s side will picks itself ahead of Saturday’s crucial match with Leicester City, but Rafa Benitez has two big decisions – does he start and out of sorts Kenedy and does he drop an out of sorts Ayoze Perez? – Full story here.
With Rondon now ‘ruled out’ and the defence looking strong at Selhurst Park last weekend, the side Rafa Benitez will pick to play Leicester tomorrow looks pretty nailed on – See the team we expect to see start here.
EA Sports have added a brilliant new feature to the newly released FIFA 19, with St James’ Park featuring in-game ‘Ashley Out‘ banners – See it here.
Archie Brand’s take on the latest takeover claims after recent news that Mike Ashley has dropped his asking price – See his take on it all here.